Tag Archives: Month of the Military Child

From the U.S. Army Installation Management Community (IMCOM) There are 1.7 million American children and youth under 18 with a parent serving in the military and about 900,000 with one or both parents deployed multiple times. April is designated as …
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In “This Week in the DoD” for April 13: This week marked the one-year anniversary of the Joining Forces campaign, a program focused on military families led by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President …
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Service members with children have lots of resources for helping their kids understand and cope with many changes military life brings to a family. Military Youth on the Move is one of them, giving kids and parents alike a place …
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By Brigadier General W. Bryan Gamble, M.D. Deputy Director, TRICARE Management Activity A growing health problem for military children, and for all children in America, is the increasing rate of childhood obesity. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) …
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In “This Week in the DoD” for April 6: Army Maj. Gen. Daniel Allyn spoke with Soldiers’ Radio and Television about the state of affairs in Afghanistan’s Regional Command-East and the region’s future. Pentagon Press Secretary and acting Assistant Secretary …
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