Tips for staying connected during military assignments and travel.
Temporary duty assignments can mean making quick adjustments to your family’s routine. Find support as you navigate these changes on our Temporary Duty topic page.
Incorporating bedtime stories into routines is a great way to make family connections.
You’re strong, but military life can be challenging. Here are ways to talk, listen, and connect.
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Maintain a sense of comfort through military changes.
Encourage your child to let out his feelings.
Make every birthday special no matter where you are.
Empower your family to make healthy choices.
Working with medical providers, you can keep your family healthy & happy as they adjust to new spaces & faces.
Injuries can affect routines & responsibilities, but family teamwork can help you face these changes.
Prepare your family for reunions.
Make moving a positive experience for your military children.
Develop strategies for coping with pre-deployments and deployments.
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Establish a “new normal” after physical or mental injuries.
Help your military family cope after the death of a loved one.