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United States Navy
US Naval Air Station Sigonella
Strada Statale 417 Catania - Gela (NAS 2)
Strada Statale 192 Km 76, Catania - Enna (NAS 1)
Sigonella Italy 95030
Resources and services differ by branch of service. These family and community services are specific to your installation. Use the information below to learn more.
Fleet and Family Support Center Sigonella has an extensive support system, which includes the following programs:
Licensed clinical social workers and a child psychologist provide individual, marital and family counseling to adults and children. Many of the programs offered are designed to respond to the problems that military members and their families experience in an overseas location.
Family Advocacy Program
The Family Advocacy Program is a Department of Defense line-managed, multidisciplinary program that addresses the prevention, education, intervention, assessment and treatment of spouse abuse, child physical and emotional abuse, child neglect and child sexual abuse. The FFSC offers awareness and prevention programs to commands, child-care providers, individuals, couples, families and community groups on issues of domestic violence, child abuse and neglect, and child sexual abuse.
Have you been assigned to Sicily? Are you concerned about having to face the diversities of a new environment, including differences in language, customs and values? This and more will be covered in Intercultural Relations for Newcomers, a three-day course offered by the FFSC. ICR also conducts weekly classes on culture-specific information, along with hands-on experience and cross-cultural training. ICR classes include topics such as history, geography and day-to-day living. Cross-cultural training involves self-awareness, stereotypes, perception, values, behaviors, beliefs and culture shock:
Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program
The goal of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response program is to eliminate sexual assault incidents that impact Department of the Navy personnel, their family members and military civilian employees. The SAPR advocate provides victims of sexual assault with professionally trained volunteer advocates 24 hours a day, who provide information and emotional support, and help guide victims through the various medical, legal and investigative processes with a goal of minimizing the re-victimization of sexual assault victims:
If you have any additional questions, please contact the FFSC at DSN 314-624-4291, or visit us at NAS 1, Building 319, next to the Housing office.
Call FFSC commercial 011-39-095-56-4291 or DSN 314-624-4291.
Office hours: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday; 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Wednesday.
Closed Saturday, Sunday and holidays.