Information, Referral, and Follow-Up Services
This service assists individuals and families to identify and clarify needs, determine appropriate forms of assistance, and provide links to resources, including exceptional family member resources, on- and off-base services and information, as well as web-based resources.
I&R also publicizes A&FRF services, activities, and events utilizing numerous media, including:
- A&FRF Monthly Calendar
- A&FRF Facebook page
- Kirtland AFB app
- The Blast
- Unit Commanders, First Sergeants & Key Spouses
- Wingman PLUS
Supports the diverse relocation needs of the Kirtland AFB Community. Services and activities include:
- Newcomers' Welcome Orientation, Base Tour, and Information Fair
- Loan Locker and Food Pantry
- Plan My Move
- New Mexico at Its Best
- Sponsorship Training
- Civilian PCS
Air Force Aid Society
The Air Force Aid Society is the official charity of the United States Air Force. The Society is a non-profit organization that promotes the Air Force mission by providing worldwide emergency assistance, sponsoring education assistance programs, and offering an array of base community enhancement programs that improve quality of life for Airmen & their families. Visiit www.afas.org for more information.
AFAS Emergency Assistance
No interest loans, grants or combination of both may be available for financial emergencies such as:
· Basic Living Expenses – rent/mortgage, food, phone, utilities and gasoline
· Vehicle expenses – payment, repair, and insurance
· Emergency Travel
· Child Care
· Medical and Dental expenses
The Falcon Loan allows Air Force members to receive emergency financial assistance in a more
streamlined process. It is a loan of up to $750 and is meant for emergency needs listed above.
Survivor Benefits Plan
Every member retiring from the Air Force for either length of service or disability must schedule a briefing with the SBP Counselor.
SBP Trifold – More information
VA Benefits Advisors
Advisors conduct the mandatory VA Benefits I and II Briefings and are available to meet for individual assistance to answer questions about VA benefits, eligibility requirements, and application processes. Available to assist Service Members, Veterans, Survivors, and Family Members with learning about and maximizing VA benefits and register on the eBenefits portal. VA Benefits Advisors are available from 7:15 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. To contact an Advisor directly, please call (505) 853-1701 or (505) 853-1707.
Own your VA Benefits