Dealing with a deployment during the holiday season? Here are a few tips to help you and your family keep the holiday spirit alive despite being separated.
Have you ever received an email from someone in the Corps and had absolutely no idea what he was saying? Here are a few cheats to help you better understand what the FRO may be trying to tell you.
As part of celebrating and honoring our families, Marine and Family Programs Division interviewed Mrs. Jessica Takach. She has been married since 2005 to Captain Doug Takach, a ‘Mustang Officer’ of 14 years of service. We asked Mrs. Takach for her thoughts on resiliency, sacrifices, and the strength of Marine family communities.
Preparation for a potential deployment should begin well before deployment orders are actually received. Here are a few tips to assist you in making sure your next deployment is a successful one.
Moving is stressful for everyone, not just parents. Check out more tips on easing PCS stress for you and your kids.
Youth Sports programs at your installation seek to make the sports experience for all children safe, fun and healthy. Here are five reasons why you should sign your child up for youth sports today.
When was the last time you updated your Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (SGLI)? Beginning May 1, you can keep your policy up to date online.
Each April, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) sponsors Alcohol Awareness Month. The goal of alcohol awareness month is to help increase awareness and understanding of alcoholism, its causes, effective treatment, and recovery.
You may have heard of the Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) before, but do you know all that it does and how many Marine Families it touches? Read this testimonial about a Marine family who used EFMP to help nagivate the special education process and provide a map to success for their son.
Separations from loved ones are part of the job when you are a Marine. They are hard on everyone and can be especially challenging for children. Below are some tips to help you stay connected to your child, your young siblings, or any other children who are important to you.