Helping Children Feel Safe in Troubled Times

Thousands of United States soldiers, many of them moms and dads of very young children, remain on duty and in harm's way in Iraq and Afganistan. 

On September 11, we are reminded in countless news stories that here at home, our national security is still a huge issue.  The visions of planes hitting the World Trade Center are again being played over and over again.

Finding Strength in Uncertain Times
Keeping your family safe and calming your children's fears are of the utmost importance during these troubled times. Here, we offer the resources to help you do so.

When Mommy or Daddy is a Soldier

What Can Civilians Do?

Preparing for the Worst

Helping Kids Cope with Tragedy


Talk to Other Military Families