Military families often have to move, and learning how to make this transition can sometimes be difficult. The experience for kids moving, in particular, may lead to feelings of sadness. There also might be anxiety around how to make friends in a new school. By expressing a positive attitude about military moves and asking your child to participate in the process, you can help her feel more at ease about the changes that may come with military relocation. Take a look at our military moving tips below.


Video: The Big Moving Adventure

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  • Breaking the News

    Breaking the News

  • Preparing for Military Moves

    Preparing for Military Moves

  • Process of Moving

    Process of Moving

  • Settling In

    Settling In

  • Additional Resources

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