EFMP

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.

Program Benefits

  • 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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The Back to School Resource Fair is back!

Join us on July 25th, 2019 from 4pm - 6pm at the Sonoran Pueblo Events Center
All MCAS Yuma Active Duty families will have access to educational and community resources, and all children from kindergarten to 12th grade will receive free school supplies to be successful students during the upcoming school year. 

For more information, please contact 928-269-2949

Special thanks to Operation Homefront for their generous donation of Backpacks and School Supplies! 

Thank you to our sponsors: