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The Retiree Activities Office (RAO) is the base level component of the Air Force Retiree Council. The RAO is a liaison to the military retiree community in San Antonio and the surrounding area. They provide answers to a host of questions and/or points of contact.


Phone: 210-652-6880 / 210-652-5778
Toll Free: 1-877-282-2441
Email: rao.randolph@us.af.mil

Pitsenbarger Hall
Bldg 399, Room 104
550 D Street East

Customer Service Hours:
Monday - Friday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


The Army Retirement Services Office (RSO) assists, informs and prepares Soldiers and their family members in the transition to retirement, and keeps retirees up-to-date on rights, benefits and privileges after retirement.


JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
Phone: (210) 221-9004
Email: usaf.jbsa.502-abw.mbx.502-fss-fsh-retirement-service-of@mail.mil

Bld 2263, Room 200A
706 Stanley Road

Customer Service Hours:
Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed daily: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


BAMC/Fort Sam Houston Retiree Appreciation Day is Saturday October 20, 2018, 0800-1200 at the BAMC Medical Mall. Specialty care clinics and information tables from community organizations and agencies will be available to serve retirees and veterans.  Flu shots will be provided based on availability.

Randolph Retiree Appreciation Day will be Saturday November 3, 2018.   Doors open at 0730, Opening Remarks at 0800.  Doors close at 1100.  Come by and visit with your fellow retirees, visit the information booths.  Flu shots will be provided based on availability.

New Dental and Vision Insurance Plans are coming for the military retiree family.   
For people with TRICARE Retiree Dental Program coverage, that program is ending December 31, 2018.  Eligible beneficiaries can choose a dental plan from among 10 dental carriers and four vision carriers through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program, or FEDVIP.  People will be able to enroll in FEDVIP during the 2018 Federal Benefits Open Season, November 12 to December 10, 2018.  Coverage begins January 1, 2019. For current information and/or to sign up for email updates go to https://tricare.benefeds.com/InfoPortal/indexAction