November Spouse Club eNews
November 29, 2013
Caregiver-to-Caregiver Tips and Resource Toolkit Available
Becoming a caregiver to an injured service member or veteran can be a hard pill to swallow. We’ve compiled tips and resources given by experienced caregivers, especially for new caregivers, to help navigate these new uncharted territories. Download the toolkit to read sections of Taking Care of Your Recovering Warrior and Taking Care of Yourself.
MilSpouse Scholarship Application Period Opens December 1
The Joanne Holbrook Patton Military Spouse Scholarships are awarded to spouses of all Uniformed Services members looking to continue their education, prepare for meaningful employment, and better contribute to their family’s financial security. Apply between December 1 at 9am EST through the end of January. Find out more!
What Would You Tell Your Best Friend?
The newest version of our app, MyMilitaryLife, lets you leave ratings and reviews about the programs or services you’ve used. Now you can now share the tips you would give your best friend with military spouses around the country. Downloaded the app for free from Google Play or iTunes!
Holiday Financial Help for Military Families
Doesn’t it seem like the holidays sneak up on us out of nowhere?? With military families in the midst of deployments, PCS moves, or other trying times, we’ve compiled a list of great resources to help you have the happiest of holidays without the burden of an empty pocketbook. Check them out here.
Cyber Safety Tips
Watch our presentation with Former CIA and NSA Director General Michael Hayden, and cyber slueth Kevin Mandia, as they discuss ways for military families to keep themselves safe online.
Find an updated list here.
Until military families are relieved of the weight of war, we hope you will continue to contribute to their wellbeing.
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