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 might also be anxiety around how to make friends in a new school. By expressing a positive attitude about military moves and inviting your children to participate in the process, you can help them 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

  • The Moving Process

    The Moving Process

  • Settling In

    Settling In

  • Additional Resources

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