Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP)
The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) provides assistance to military families who have members with exceptional medical, behavioral health and educational needs. Enrollment in the EFMP is mandatory per MCO 1754.4B.
The primary mission of the Marine Corps EFMP is to ensure the continuum of care for eligible Marine Corps family members. By identifying families with exceptional needs and maximizing the provision of services, the quality of life provided to the Marine Corps family is enhanced while meeting the mission of the Marine Corps.
The EFMP assists families and the command with issues related to the exceptional family member by providing assignment coordination and family support services. Family support services include non-clinical Family Case Workers, , Training, Education and Outreach, connection to local, state, and national services and resources and the Respite Care Reimbursement Program.