Keesler hosts Evacuee Open House

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The Keesler Airmen and Family Readiness Center will host an Evacuee Open House Oct. 16 and 18 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Bay Breeze Event Center, 2nd floor ballroom. All military and DoD civilian personnel affected by Hurricane Michael are invited. No reservations are necessary and children are welcome.

Attendees are advised to complete their assessment in the Air Force Personnel Accountability and Assessment System prior to attending the open house. Laptops will be available to access AFPAAS, Tyndall's Facebook Page/Website, American Red Cross, FEMA and other helping agencies. 

Agencies in attendance will include:

·         American Red Cross

·         Finance

·         School Liaison Officer

·         Military Family Life Counselors

·         FOCUS

·         Chapel Services

·         Tricare

·         Force Support Squadron

o   Child & Youth Flight

o   Civilian Personnel Office (GS/NAF)

o   Military Personnel Flight (military members must check in with MPF)

Questions about the event can be directed to Master Sgt. Krista Mercadel at 228-243-2345 or

Media interested in covering the event should RSVP to the Public Affairs office no later than noon Oct. 15. Email or call Capt. David Murphy at (228) 377-7340/2783.