Electronic Sponsor Package
View these resources to help you with your move to Travis AFB:
ABOUT TRAVIS AFB
Totally Travis Guide & Phone Book
Team Travis Base Guide and Telephone Directory
Travis AFB Public Page: http://www.travis.af.mil/
Print your very own Installation Guide: Click Here
Travis Newspaper 'TailWind': Click Here (access classified section for local resources)
Military Homefront Brochure
Plan My Move
Military Installations: http://www.militaryinstallations.dod.mil/
Military One Source: http://www.militaryonesource.com/
Armed Forces Crossroads: http://www.afcrossroads.com/relocation/main.cfm
PIPS Trifold- Permanent Change of Station In-Processing System
Beware of Rental & Real Estate Scams (suggested reading, AHRN.com article)
TEMPORARY LODGING AT TRAVIS AFB:
Temporary lodging is available on-base for a fee. Typically, temporary lodging reservations are granted for 30-days for a permanent change of station arrival. For reservations or other information, call the Westwind Inn at 707-424-8000, DSN 312-837-8000 or 888-AF-LODGE.
•Visiting Airman Quarters /Visiting Officer Quarters (VQ/VOQs-hotel room): $60.00
•AirCrew Quarters: $60.00
•Temporary Lodging Facilities 2-BR -1Q/2Full/Full kitchen/1-bath/W&D (TLF): $63.00
•Business Suite (2-bed/2-bath/Full kitchen/W&D): $75
•Pet-Friendly TLF (must have pet(s) shot records at check-in): $73.00
GENERAL DELIVERY FORWARDING ADDRESS
General Mailing Address:
PSC 3 General Delivery
694 A Street
Travis Air Force Base, CA 94535
Hours: 1000-1700 (M-F)
90 days of free P.O. service with a copy of members orders
*Note: These are suggested websites and the Travis A&FRC does endorse any specific agency/organization.
Automated Housing Referral Network: AHRN
Military Homes By Owner: http://www.militarybyowner.com/
Northern Solano County Board of Realtors: http://www.nscar.net/index.aspx
Housing & Urban Development's site that contains connections to numerous rental websites: http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/topics/rental_assistance
Nationwide site carrying local rental contacts: http://www.move.com/
Privatized Housing on Base (Travis Family Homes): http://www.travisfamilyhomes.com/
AIRMAN & FAMILY READINESS CENTER - A&FRC SERVICES
Inquire about the following services before your arrival or visit A&FRC upon your arrival for more information.
- 20 hours per child 'FREE' childcare with FCC providers (must provide a copy of PCS orders.)
- Discovery Center - copy, scan, print, fax, and obtain Carfax reports.
- Free individual/couples financial counseling
California Driver Handbook and Resources
Non-Resident Miltiary Exemption (NRM) Statement - Servicemember ONLY
Non-Resident Miltiary Exemption (NRM) Statement - Spouse ONLY
CA SMOG CHECK
Within 30 days of arrival, Servicemembers will be emailed information regarding ECARES registration on base (CA Clean Air Law). Vehicles 6 years and older must complete Smog Check. If you have been notified and require a Smog Check please contact the 60 CES ECARS Program Manager at 707.424.5103 for details and additional information. Here is a list of Smog Stations in Solano County (Fairfield, Vacaville, & Suisun City, CA).
eCARS/Smog Check/Base Decal Factsheet
RELOCATING WITH PETS
Traveling with Pets? Here are a few useful sites: pettravel.com, petfriendlytravel.com, and takeyourpet.com
TRAVIS SCHOOL INFO
If you're relocating to Travis AFB with school-aged children, select the "School Info" tab at the bottom left of the screen. It is best to contact the School Liason Officer before securing a home off-base if you wish for your children to attend school on Travis. See School Info tab for program manager information.
School Information (K-12)
Military Connect and Moving Website
Heartlink (AF 101) is a program for spouses new to the Air Force. "Sign Up for a class" though our home page. Course offered quarterly, April 11th, July 11th and Oct 10, 2014.
Key Spouse is a unit liaison selected by the Commander to support families. Do you know who your Key Spouse is?
Scholarship information is available at the A&FRC
Working in California (Employment Orientation) the 1st Monday from 9-11am.
Spouse Groups on Travis include Enlisted Spouse Club, Officer Spouse Club, Medical Group Spouse Club, International Spouse Club and LGBT Alliance.
www.operationwearehere.com/index.html- find spouse magazines and other types of spouse resources and encouragement
Special Needs Resources (EFMP)
Youth Programs offers before and after school care for your child(ren). We offer 3 types of different child care solutions, School Age Care, Open Recreation Program and Teen Program. We also offer extracurricular activities such as Youth Sports Program, Youth Instructional Classes and Youth Clubs to keep your children engaged.
Please visit us here to find out more about our program(s).
Request a Free California Visitor Guide, Free Road Trip brochure, and a Free California Map.
Solano County: http://www.co.solano.ca.us/
Bay Area: http://www.visitcalifornia.com/Explore/Bay-Area/
If you have not been contacted by your sponsor within 60 days of arrival date, contact the Base Relocations Manager at 707-424-2486 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.