National Guard Family Program

National Guard families experience challenges that most families don’t. The National Guard Family Program supports families in every phase of guard life – from planning for deployment to coming home – and helps you be ready for whatever lies ahead.

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The National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program

The NGYCP is a voluntary 5½-month residential program followed by a year-long mentorship. Its goal is to get teenagers on track toward graduating from high school and on to a promising future.

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A Benefits Guide for National Guard and Family Members

This guide provides a valuable resource to service and family members who may have questions about their entitlements and benefits or simply need to know who to contact for assistance.

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National Guard Family Program Lookup

National Guard family members can look up their local NGB-FP for access to referral-based services, such as ID cards, medical benefits and more.

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About the National Guard Family Program

The National Guard Family Program exists for the sole purpose of supporting and educating families along the path of their National Guard life. In addition to our national office in Washington, D.C., we have an incredible team of staff members and volunteers in each of the 54 states and territories.

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The National Guard Family Program: You and the Community

Community outreach is defined as an endeavor by an organization to connect its ideas or practices to the efforts of other organizations, groups, specific audiences or the general public. The National Guard Family Program Community Outreach focuses on connecting Guard families with local, regional and national organizations in support of their everyday lives at home.

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Installation Program Directory

Find programs and services at your local installation.