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FLO remains committed to serving employees and family members as you navigate the impact of COVID-19. Whether you are continuing to adjust to a “new norm” Stateside or while posted abroad, the following resources may be useful. Feel free to reach out to the FLO team with any questions or specific concerns.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Visit the CDCDepartment of State (DOS), and OPM websites for official guidance and information on COVID-19.

Additional U.S. Government Information and Resources:

Educational Resources

Visit FLO’s Education and Youth page for additional information and resources that may be helpful during this time.

Employment Resources

Family Member Employment 
  • FLO’s Global Employment Advisors (GEA) are available to support family members with developing federal resumes and reviewing applications. Locate your GEA, view helpful employment webinars, and learn how a GEA can assist you.
  • The Federal Government is hiring across a wide range of career fields to help respond to the COVID-19 national emergency. View a list of the positions on USAJOBS.
  • Security Clearance FAQs
Teleworking Resources 

Support Services Resources 

Crisis Management Resources 

For crisis management resources, visit the following FLO pages:

FSI’s Transition Center Resources

Post Information 

The Overseas Briefing Center (OBC) is providing support for the foreign affairs community via telework, including assistance in the areas of bidding and assignment post-specific research, preparation planning for a move overseas or a return to the United States, and resources for international relocations. Check with the OBC for updates on in-person visits.

U.S. Department of State

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