When unexpected emergencies arise, there is a financial need and help is needed, AFAS provides no-interest loans and grants to help Air Force families meet immediate needs and make a positive step toward a lasting financial solution.
Air Force Aid Society was able to help Senior Airman Clarke and his family during a time of unexpected financial need.
Watch and learn about their story.
Types of Assistance
AFAS Standard Assistance is intended to help Airmen stabilize emergency situations with a substantial financial impact. The collaborative process includes establishing a budget for long term financial stability. Standard Assistance can be in the form of a no-interest loan, a grant or a combination of the two.
Which Loan Is Right For Me?
Resources For Referring Leaders
The USAF takes care of its own. Many Airmen learn how AFAS can help through referrals from Commanders, First Sergeants and Supervisors. This resource guide was developed to help this key group of leaders counsel their Airmen on support options.