FREE Army Family Team Building (AFTB) e-Learning Courses

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When you become a Military family, there are many new things to learn about, like Military acronyms and terms (who knows what all this stuff means), chain of command, family readiness groups, traditions and protocols, deployment cycles, and the list goes on. Army One Source compiles important, credible and up-to-date information for Army Soldiers and Family members to access … [Read more...]

What About Us?

As my oldest son gets ready to head back to Afghanistan after 15 days of R&R, I think one of the things many people forget is that military families include parents, aunts, uncles, siblings, grandparents and extended family members. These are OUR children, our sons, daughters, nieces, nephews, brothers & sisters. Most of us don't have access to the base support … [Read more...]

Air Force FitFamily

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Air Force FitFamily is a web based goal incentive program. Families have the opportunity to set goals and monitor their progress. If you have young children, or grandchildren, take a look at this program. You can help create good habits for kids early in life. FitFamily is open to all active duty, Air Force Reserve, Air National Guard, DoD and civilian families. Air Force … [Read more...]

Wanted: Military Moms to Share Your Story for a New Book

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Every Military Mom has a heartwarming story to share about strength, sadness, and love when their son or daughter joins the Military and especially when deployed. Patti Correa, Published Author and Military Mom is seeking stories from Moms. It's time to tell the mother's side. This new book will feature stories from mothers of servicemembers coping with their sons and … [Read more...]

Deployed Soldiers Send Dog Tags to their Kids via Dog Tags for Kids

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When a soldier in Iraq wanted to send his kids a gift, he was limited as to what he had access to: a couple of band aids and some sun screen! It didn't matter too much, his kids were thrilled to received anything at all! That story is the inspiration behind "Dog Tags for Kids"! The Dog Tags for Kids project is dedicated to helping United States Service men and women in … [Read more...]