April is the month of the Military Child. During this month local installations and military communities across the country will plan special events and activities to celebrate the service and resilience of children who have a parent serving in the armed forces. Here are some resources for military kids to take advantage of not only this month, but all year long:
When your loved one is far from home, where do you turn to for support? All services strive to provide programs to family members to ensure they do not feel alone and have a place to build friendships. One such command program or resource is your command’s Family Readiness Group. In this post, we highlight How Family Readiness Groups Help You Navigate Military Life
Chances are if your loved one is deployed at this very moment you have a deployment countdown calendar on your refrigerator or hung up on your wall in a prominent location. The process of marking down the days until homecoming can be tedious and tiring. However once you hit "Halfway Night" (aka the middle of a deployment) it is time to celebrate! Here are four top ways to celebrate Halfway Night.
MOAA Military Spouse Symposium offers spouses professional development workshop on finding a career that fits their military lifestyle.
Join the RED Shirt Friday movement. RED = Remember Everyone Deployed.
Your base legal office offers services to help you prepare legal documents for upcoming deployments. Here are the ins and outs of getting a Power of Attorney for your taxes.
Planning time off and vacations can be tricky when duty days threaten to derail your plans. Here are three ways to embrace duty days.
Taking a family vacation after the end of a deployment can be a great way to bond and have some fun. Here are the details for Disney’s Armed Forces Salute and their specially priced tickets for military families.
When celebrating the end of a deployment, don’t forget to say thank you to your support system. Here are top ways to show your appreciation to your Battle Buddy and make them feel great.
Mailing deadlines for Valentine’s Day care are quickly approaching. Here are some creative things to include in your Valentine’s Day care package.