Site: 
FOCUS KAFB
140 Phantom St. Suite 238
Keesler Air Force Base
Biloxi, MS 39534
United States

Mailing Address:

FOCUS
c/o 81FSS/FSFR
500 Fisher Street, Room 110
Keesler AFB, MS 39534


FOCUS is a prevention service designed to help families address the stress related to military life. The program includes the entire family and is customized to suit its specific needs. FOCUS is offered in several formats: family consultations, family level training, couples training, small group training, and workshops. FOCUS builds strong connections with other military family providers to support a network of care for families.

Staff: 
Kim Perez
Kim Perez, MEd, LPC
Site Director
Deborah Brewster
Deborah Brewster, MSW, LMSW
FOCUS Resilience Trainer
D Cook
Diane Cook, EdS, LPC
FOCUS Resilience Trainer
Debra Thomas
Debra Thomas
FOCUS Services Coordinator
Events: 

Event: FOCUS Story Time at McBride
Date: Wednesday, Nov 7 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: McBride Commons, Childrens Reading Library: 512 Larcher Blvd., Bldg 2222, Biloxi MS 39531

Come join FOCUS for a preschool story time. We will have a story, crafts and/or games. Please contact us if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing everyone! :) This is a recurring event. Plan to attend the first Wednesday of each month.

Upcoming Dates: 11/7; 12/5

The McBride Commons has a lot of great family classes and activities. You can see their schedule at 81fss.us or https://www.facebook.com/KeeslerArtsAndCraftCenter/


Event: FOCUS & the EFMP Program Outreach
Date: Thursday, Nov 1, 2018
Time: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Keesler Hospital Lobby by Escalator

FOCUS and EFMP are hosting an informational table at the hospital for 3 hours, every 1st Thursday of the month, alternating between 8 am and 12:30 pm. Stop by and learn more about two amazing services offered to our military couples and families. 

Upcoming Dates: 11/1 12:30-3:30; 12/6 8:00-11:30


Event: Story Time with FOCUS
Date: Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
Time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Location: Hunt Housing, Bay Ridge Community Room: 300 Patrick Drive, Biloxi MS 39531

Upcoming Dates: 10/25; 11/29; 12/20; 1/24; 2/28; 3/28; 4/25; 5/23

Come join FOCUS for a preschool story time. We will have a story, crafts and/or games. A snack will also be provided. Please contact us if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing everyone! :)


Event: Excel by 5's Parent Academy - Active Parenting:When Your Child Has Meltdowns
Date: Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 (RSVP by 11/21)
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: 140 St. John Ave, Biloxi MS 39530

FOCUS and Biloxi's Excel by 5 are teaming up again to host Parenting Academy! Sponsored by Biloxi Public Schools and the City of Biloxi, the first topic on October 18th is "When Your Child Has Meltdowns".  The second topic on April 4, 2019 is "Effective Communication with the Family". Both seminars are free to attend with dinner and babysitting provided - but space is limited so contact Susan Hunt ASAP at 228.297.6808 / susan.hunt@biloxischools.net

Upcoming Dates: 11/29 and 4/4. Dinner is at 5 pm, the seminar begins at 5:30pm.