Month of the Military Child

Month of the Military Child

By Kirsten Woodward, MSW, LCSW – YA-03, director of Family Programs Division, Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery April is the month of the Military Child. In this month the Department of Defense and all Services celebrate and embrace the …
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LETTERS from loved ones can serve as morale boosters for deployed servicemembers. Soldiers magazine reached out to Army families, asking them to share letters soldiers’ children had written to their deployed parents. While space limitations preclude us from printing every …
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Looking for a way to get your kids eating healthier? Look no further than the Recipes for Healthy Kids Challenge, part of the Let’s Move! campaign. The contest, which began last September, has been soliciting recipes for school lunches that …
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Just because the deployment ends does not mean that everything is over, especially for families. The stress that comes with military life is no easy situation to bear for children. From toddlers to teenagers, children may face difficult separations, strong …
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Kids from deployed families get the chance to stand in front of the famous press podium during a recent visit to the Pentagon. Our Military Kids provides substantial support in the form of grants to the children of National Guard …
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