License + Certification Take Action Guide
Are you a military spouse facing these struggles? Are you ready to take action and make the process work for you? We’ve got you covered with some key steps to help you become your best advocate and take charge of your professional career.
Find Your Regional Defense-State Liaison Office Representative
You are your own best advocate—no one knows your journey better than you, now it’s time to speak up and reach out to share your story, inspire change, and impact the future.
Hover over your state to identify your region and click the state to email your representative.
Share Your Story
Not sure if there’s pending legislation in your state? Check here.
We’ve created sample letters to guide you.
Contact Your State Legislator
Tip: You don’t have to stop with your state legislator, reach out to your state’s licensing board and encourage them to create military-specific pages on their websites.
Join NMFA’s Facebook Groups
We’ve created private Facebook groups designed for connecting military spouses within specific career fields. Network with peers, identify accredited academic programs, understand licensing/certification requirements, learn about different industry credentials, and share employment opportunities.
Advocate Through Social Media
Many policymakers at local, state, and national levels are on social media. Utilize the power and reach of platforms like Facebook and Twitter to share your story instantly and connect with representatives.
Sample Twitter Posts
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