We are grateful the VA is making this information available to everyone. The links are loaded with wonderful information for families to learn, understand, get additional help, AND ULTIMATELY TO THRIVE
Sesame Workshop: Talk, Listen, Connect*
Talk, Listen, Connect is Sesame Workshop's initiative, providing resources and emotional support to military families with young children coping with a challenging life transition.
Zero to Three*
Zero to Three's Coming Together Around Military Families initiative works to strengthen the resilience of young children and families who are impacted by deployment-related issues. Operation New Dawn provides reintegration resources to support military families with young children.
Website with up-to-date information about Department of Defense programs serving troops and their families.
Of particular interest, may be the Parent Fact Sheets* which cover the periods of pre-deployment, deployment and reunion.
Military Child Education Coalition*
Nonprofit focused on ensuring quality educational opportunities for all military-connected children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition.
Coaching Into Care
VA program that offers advice on how to best talk to your Veteran. The program offers the following free services: encouragement and information about getting an evaluation and services, referrals to services for Veterans and their family members and family member coaching to motivate Veterans for evalutation/consultation.
Family Caregiver Alliance*
FCA is a public voice for caregivers. Their programs (information, education, services, research and advocacy) support and sustain the important work of families nationwide caring for loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions.
If you and your family are experiencing issues or problems that need support - please do not hesitate to contact your local VA hospital. If you would like further information on issues that face many Veterans, we have links to give that to you.
The VA provides free, confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, even if you are not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care.