Building Resiliency in Children - This webinar will discuss and define resiliency and why it is important. We will also discuss the characteristics of resilient children. …
Webinar | October 2020
This webinar will discuss parenting teenagers, understanding their development, the parent’s job, maintaining communication, discipline, deployment, tips for getting through the teen years and taking care of yourself.. …
Webinar | August 2015
Studies show more individuals are falling into the “sandwich generation,” those individuals who are caring for their parents and their own children. Some topics are tough to discuss — when a car needs to be taken away, when a parent needs. …
Article | June 2020
From new parent support assistance to newsletters packed with information, military parents have access to numerous resources to make your job of raising kids a little easier and a lot more fun.
Benefits | October 2020
Raising a family can be costly. As a service member, you qualify for numerous family benefits that assist with the expenses of the necessary items – education, medical care and child care. Take advantage of all your military benefits, including. …
Podcast | July 2017
Being a resilient parent is all about flexibility. Check out this podcast for some helpful tips and resources for additional help and support.Enhancing Parental. …
Webinar | July 2015
This webinar will discuss the benefits of effective communication between parents and their children, developmental issues, the basic principles of effective parent/child communication, communicating during conflict and talking with children. …
Webinar | February 2016
This webinar will help participants gain effective tools for parents to strengthen the family bond and build resilience during deployments and multiple transitions.. …
Article | June 2020
Teens juggle many things: fitting in at school, managing classwork and clubs, the daily tidal wave of hormones, and the ups and downs of high school romances.
Resources | April 2021
As a service member, you have access to a number of resources that can assist you with each phase of parenthood – from those sleep-deprived nights with your newborn to the busy days of helping your teen prepare for college. Here are some. …
Essentials | February 2020
Family relationships take extra care when you’re in the military. From deployments to single parenting, you’ll find resources on Military OneSource to help you and your family stay healthy and strong.
These resources include information on adoptions, new parent support systems and other tools to help first-time parents.
AdoptUSKids: AdoptUSKids is a federally funded project. …
Webinar | July 2012
This webinar discusses important changes to DoD policy governing the New Parent Support Program (NPSP), DoD Instruction 6400.05. Participants will learn about how. …
Webinar | December 2015
This webinar assists parents and caregivers with preparing children for deployment. It addresses what children can expect during deployment, the positive aspects of deployment, possible stress associated with deployment, the effects of that. …
Article | April 2021
MilParent Power offers helpful information and practical tools to help busy military parents build family togetherness, readiness and resilience.
Article | February 2020
The New Parent Support Program helps military parents, including expectant parents, transition successfully into parenthood and provides a nurturing environment for their children.
Essentials | May 2021
As a parent, your job is to raise children and teens to cope in healthy ways to changing circumstances like deployments, moves and new schools. Military OneSource is there to help you parent at every stage, offering guidance on making moves easier for your kids, helping you support your child at school and encouraging you to talk to teens about important topics like substance abuse and managing stress.
Essentials | August 2020
Welcome to parenthood. It is the most rewarding and challenging job you’ll likely have. However, as a warrior, you are well trained and understand you need to rely on others for mission success. Military OneSource is part of your parenting support team, connecting you to valuable intel, resources and benefits so you can enjoy these first few years of parenthood.
Essentials | May 2021
Your head’s wrapped around the whole deployment thing. You know what you need to do, you’ve planned your deployment, and you’re ready — or at least you’re getting there. But deployment preparation has an extra, important step when you’re a parent — preparing your children for each phase of the deployment cycle (before deployment, deployment and after deployment).
Article | September 2021
Resources are available for those whose loved one died by suicide. This article provides important steps to take, as well as resources for support and connection with others who have been down this difficult path.