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Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP)

What is the EFMP?

The EFMP supports families with special medical and educational needs. Each branch has its own EFMP and enrollment process. You can enroll in the EFMP during duty assignment.

EFMP family support services are also available at your installation. The family support services team is your main point of contact for EFMP information. They can connect you with:

  • Military Support Services and Resources
  • Community Support Services and Resources
The family support services team can also answer specific EFMP questions based on your branch or installation.

Military One Source

Visit the Special Needs Resources page on Military One Source for more information about the EFMP.

Contact a Representative

To find an EFMP representative, visit the Military Installations website at http://www.militaryinstallations.dod.mil.

If you are overseas, contact the TRICARE Area Office Director at 1-888-777-8343 and choose the menu option for your overseas area.

EFMP at Spangdahlem

This is a mandatory program designed to assist Air Force special needs families. We assist with relocation, resources, and health care coordination through services on base or in the community. EFMP is designed to facilitate the assignment process for families. Our intent is to ensure locations where services are available. Please contact us for more details or visit https://www.spangdahlem.af.mil/EFMP/.

Contact Us



06565-61-3524 or 452-3524


TRICARE Area Office Director


Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed the third Wednesday of every month for training


TRICARE Office, Building 550, First Floor

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Additional Information

For Air Force EFMP information please visit:

Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.