KAHC Early Closure, Furlough Reminder
Kenner Army Health Clinic will curtail services, July 25, 1- 4 p.m. The staff will attend a quarterly commander’s call and training session. The clinic will reopen in the late afternoon for ancillary services. Patients with routine needs, including scheduling appointments, prescription refills or minor illness, should contact the clinic before or after the closure. For acute urgent care needs, call the KAHC administrative officer at (804) 734-9000.
As a reminder, KAHC services will be limited on July 26 as a result of the furlough. Network pharmacies and the TRICARE Mail Order Pharmacy are available. Permanent party active duty can receive health care at the Mosier Troop Medical Clinic, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., with sick call, 6-8 a.m. Beneficiaries with medical needs should call (804) 734-9000 to coordinate care.
Patients with medical emergencies should call 9-1-1 or report to the nearest hospital emergency room. The Department of Behavioral Health and Social Work Services will be available by appointment only on July 26. Call (804) 734-9143 for an appointment. Patients should use the A Avenue parking lot entrance.
244th QM Blood Drive
The 244th Quartermaster Battalion will hold a blood drive on July 27, 7:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., at Fire Station No. 2 on A Ave., across from the Commissary. The Armed Forces Blood Program at Fort Bragg, N.C., is in need of blood supplies. All donations to ASBP support military members.
For details, call (804) 734-6274.
CLICK2GO at Commissary
Fort Lee Commissary shoppers can buy groceries online 24/7 on weekdays through a new CLICK2GO service where the order can then be picked up at curbside. Nearly 21,000 items are available. Pickup time must be at least four hours from the order time.
Visit www.commissaries.com to fill out an order form, and the groceries will then be gathered by a fulfillment worker and kept in a temperature-appropriate holding area until the pickup.
Customers pay at curbside behind the commissary without leaving the vehicle. Payment can be made by credit card, debit card and DeCA gift cards.
Troops to Teachers Briefing
A Troops to Teachers briefing will be held on Aug. 7, 10-11:30 a.m., at the Army Education Center, 700 Quarters Road, building 12400. Troops to Teachers pays up to $10,000 in stipends/bonuses.
For registration and details, call (804) 765-3570.
The Fort Lee Retirement Services Office will host a pre-retirement seminar, Aug. 15, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., at the Soldier Support Center, building 3400. This program is for Soldiers who plan to retire within 18 months. Spouses are welcome. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Presentations will cover veterans affairs, finance, transportation, ACAP, AMVETS, Tri-Care, Delta Dental and more.
For details, call (804) 734-6973.
Applications for Reduced-Price Meals
Prince George County Schools provide free or reduced-price meals for children under the National School Lunch and/or School Breakfast Programs. Household size and income are used to determine eligibility.
Some families will receive automatic notification of eligibility by Aug. 30. Others must submit an application. To apply for free or reduced-price meals, parents must only fill out one application per household and return it to the school division. Applications may be submitted at any time during the school year.
For an application or details, call (804) 733-2710.