When a parent is called to serve, your family has to adjust to many new experiences, from the different stages of pre-deployment to deployment itself and potential redeployment. By knowing how to prepare for deployment—planning in advance, communicating openly, and creating new routines—you can help your family handle the stresses of separation.


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  • Pre-Deployments

    Advance planning, communication, and reassurance go a long way.


  • Impact of Deployment on Military Families

    Establish deployment routines to help your family ease into their new roles.

    Impact of Deployment on Military Families

  • Additional Resources

    Helpful links related to Deployments