Military Families

Military families come with unique traditions and challenges—especially when parents are deployed. Here's how to help your family through the tough times, and make together time count. Also, resources to support military families in your community.

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The Heroes Behind the Front Lines: Military Family Life in America Today
One-third of active U.S. service members are also parents. The personal sacrifices these families make every day are not always as visible as their uniforms.
The Resilience and Grit of Military Children is Unparalleled 
In an exclusive essay for Parents, military mom, educator, and First Lady of the United States, Dr. Jill Biden, speaks to the unique challenges military families face and the opportunity we all have to support them as they serve our country.  
10 Ways to Better Support Military Families in Your Community
Military families face similar challenges as civilian families while also navigating unique experiences like frequent moves and deployment. Here's how to show them support.