In 2008, the Department of Defense, in contract with the Armed Services YMCA, established the Military Outreach Initiative to enhance personal and family readiness. The initiative supports geographically dispersed military service members and their families during periods of deployment and family separation.
Children with physical, developmental, intellectual, emotional, and sensory
disabilities are more likely to be bullied than their peers. Any number of factors - physical vulnerability, social skill challenges, or intolerant environments - may increase their risk.
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