Resources for Military Families
USAG-HI Facebook Town Hall - Attend the quarterly online Facebook Town Hall, hosted by Col. Daniel Whitney, commander, USAG-HI, from 6-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 27, at www.facebook.com/..., under the "Events" tab.
Check out the slides from this month's North Spouse Information Meeting!
Check out the slides from this month's South Spouse Information Meeting!
"Sesame Street for Military Families iTunes app puts all of Sesame’s bilingual (English & Spanish) resources for military families right in your pocket! Now you can use your mobile device to access engaging videos, articles, storybooks, parent guides, and more to help you support your preschool and school-aged children as they encounter transitions common to military families." - MilitaryAvenue.com
Sesame Street for Military Families iTunes app puts all of Sesame’s bilingual (English & Spanish) resources for military families right in your pocket! Now you can use your mobile device to access engaging videos, articles, storybooks, parent guides, and more to help you support your preschool and school-aged children as they encounter transitions common to military families.
The @USO wants to hear from you in their Sound off Sweepstakes! Fill out a quick survey about their services and how they have impacted you and enter for a chance to win a $500 Visa gift card.
Visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program website if you are registered to vote absentee.
Military Absentee Voting - Don't miss the September 23 deadline.
Military Spouses can feel like they are "thrown in" to a lot when they become part of a military family. The vocab is the least of it, but we thought this handy cheat sheet would be helpful!
Have you Heard about Blue Star Museums? Blue Star Museums Kicks Off on Memorial Day!
Over 100,000 military families have members with special needs. These include spouses, children, or dependent parents who require special medical or educational services. These family members have a diagnosed physical, intellectual, or emotional condition. The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) works with these families to address their unique needs.
Joining Forces is a comprehensive national initiative to mobilize all sectors of society to give our service members and their families the opportunities and support they have earned. First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden encourage all Americans to recognize, honor, and support our military families. Get involved today.
For the third year in a row thousands of museums will be open to our military & families *for free* this summer. Learn more www.bluestarfam.o...
Brides Across America works with bridal shops to provide free wedding gowns to military brides!
Strikeouts For Troops provides comfort and care to injured troops & military families. Founded by San Francisco Giants Barry Zito and joined by MLB players and fans who love our troops: StrikeoutsForTroo...
For more information click here: http://www.sesameworkshop.org/initiatives/emotion/tlc Coming Home: Military Families Cope With Change features John Mayer, Queen Latifah and Elmo. This half-hour special tells stories of service members who return home with injuries, visible and invisible, and explores the heroic struggles their families face ...
Coming Home: Military Families Cope With Change
YMCA Camp Erdman June 25-28 and July 9-12 both dates are open to any military teen in Hawaii or the Pacific Rim, 14-18 years old. www.himwr.com