The week-long CFAY FFSC course examines some of the differences Sailors and their families might encounter, illustrating how simple day-to-day functions--from shopping in a local supermarket to eating in a restaurant--can all present a unique experience.
Service members at CFAY, in close proximity to both Tokyo and Yokohama, live in the largest urban concentration area in the world.
CDC employees are Japanese and spouses of forward-deployed Sailors, something CFAY CDC Director Violeta Delarosa says enhances the child care experience.
CFAY PAO: How does FISCY contribute to the success of humanitarian relief missions in the region?
CFAY PAO: Fuels is another one of your responsibilities that has far-reaching effects.
CFAY PAO: Another of your larger operations, especially at this time of year, is PCSing.
CFAY PAO: And I know you have something on the Web-SMARTWebMove?
CFAY PAO: Along with PCS season in August, as you know, in Japan, there are a lot of festivals.
CFAY PAO: You've been here for a year, and I can hear already that you're learning a lot of Japanese.