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By Michael Burkhalter, IMCOM From www.army.mil  SAN ANTONIO, Texas – November is Military Family Appreciation Month, with the Army continuing its focus on building strong, resilient families. Throughout November, families will be recognized and honored in various ways on and …
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First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden joined forces with Sears Holding’s Heroes at Home program and the Rebuilding Together nonprofit organization today to put the final touches on the 1,000th home that they have rebuilt for veterans since …
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From www.militaryhomefront.dod.mil  A military protection order (MPO) is issued by a commander to an active duty service member to protect a victim of domestic abuse or child abuse and to control the behavior of the alleged abuser. A victim, victim advocate, …
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From www.militaryhomefront.dod.mil  One of the most important things an advocate does with a victim is safety planning. Safety plans help victims think through their situations in terms of physical and emotional safety, and provide easily accessible information on how to obtain …
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