Saturday , 25 January 2020

DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable: National Guard Family Issues

Mr. Alex Baird is the Chief of Family Programs, National Guard Bureau

Mr. Alex Baird, chief of Family Programs, National Guard Bureau participated in a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable, Aug. 3.

Baird discussed issues related to families associated with the military and gave an opportunity for families to provide feedback on how they are doing and also to share what their needs are and how the National Guard Bureau can better serve them.

As families experience multiple deployments, their needs change and new challenges emerge. Only by knowing what those challenges are can they be addressed.

Listen to the interview.

Read the transcript.

Read the story: “Joint: The new ‘buzz word’ in family support

Joining us on the call were David Small, of The Reserve Officer; Dale Kissenger, of Military Avenue; Sarah Blansett, of CinCHouse; Beth Wilson, of Homefront in Focus; Christine Hofmann-Bourque of The Strength Behind the Strong; and Wendy Poling of My Military Life.