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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.

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

Pitsenbarger Hall
Building 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

Building 2263, room 200A
706 Stanley Road

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


BAMC/JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Retiree Appreciation Day is Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Brooke Army Medical Center 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.

JBSA-Randolph Retiree Appreciation Day will be Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. Doors open at 7:30 a.m., with opening remarks at 8 a.m. Doors close at 11 a.m. Come by and visit with your fellow retirees and 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 Dec. 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 from Nov. 12 to Dec. 10, 2018.  Coverage begins Jan. 1, 2019. For current information and/or to sign up for email updates, visit https://tricare.benefeds.com/InfoPortal/indexAction.