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- Lending Library and Adaptive Equipment
- Enrollment & Forms
- TriCare / ECHO
- Respite Care
- Education Resources
Exceptional Family Member Program
The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) supports the continuum of care for all eligible sponsors and their family member in order to improve the quality of life for families that support a member with special medical and/or educational needs. EFMP staff and families work together to inform, educate and empower individuals to be the best advocate for themselves and/or their family member(s). The EFMP is a DOD-mandated enrollment program designed to support individual, family and unit readiness.
The EFMP Overview is a short online presentation which provides an overview of the Exceptional Family Member Program including enrollment, assignment coordination, and family support.
The Exceptional Family Member Brochure gives explanations for the program, resources, trainings, and other services provided to families.
- Family support through an assigned caseworker
- Support at IEP meetings and other agency meetings
- Family Events
- Workshops and trainings
- Support groups
- Eligibility for TriCare Extended Care Health Option (ECHO) program with qualifying conditions
- Relocation assistance
- EFMP attorney assistance
- Possible eligibility for respite care
Our local EFMP office services:
- Enrollment process
- Links to local resources
- Family support
- On-going training
- Research & Referral services
The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) is a mandatory enrollment program (MCO P1754.4B) for all Active Duty personnel who have a family member with a qualifying condition.
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EFMP Yuma Connection Support Club
Topic: COVID and Special Needs
Date: 20 January 2020, 1300-1330 ENTER VIRTUAL MEETING (Password: EFMP012021)
Join us from the comfort of your own home via Adobe Connect as we learn and helpful tips on how to Manage Deployments.
January 28th, 2021
Link: Managing Deployments
Introduction to EFMP
Join us via Adobe Connect as we learn the following about the Exceptional Family Member Program:
- Who is eligible?
- Enrollment/Update/Disenrollment Processes
- Assignment Coordination
- Family Support
- Common Misconceptions
Date: February 4th, 2021
Virtual Class Link Intro to EFMP
Virtual Class Password: EFMP020421