September 2018: Remembering 9/11

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Visit a 9/11 Memorial on Patriot Day or Any Day
September 11, 2018, marks the 10th anniversary of the dedication of the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial, built to honor those who perished in the 2001 terrorist attack. For Patriot Day this year, consider visiting the Pentagon Memorial or any of the 9/11 national memorials.
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2018 National Military Youth of the Year
Congratulations to Ryan W., the 2018 National Military Youth of the Year, from the Navy Child and Youth Programs, Singapore. Presented by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, the award recognizes Ryan’s outstanding leadership, service, academic excellence and dedication to a healthy lifestyle.
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Starting a New School After a PCS
A PCS means new schools for your children. Learn how the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children can reduce transition stress for you and your kids – including those with special needs. Start the school year strong.
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Natural Disasters: Be Prepared
This time of year, many parts of the world are at risk for hurricanes, tornadoes, floods and other wild weather. Don’t get caught off guard by a natural disaster. Tools from Military OneSource can help you prepare so you can stay focused and have peace of mind.
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Suicide Awareness Month
You can make a difference in people’s lives — and maybe help prevent a tragedy — by recognizing the signs of suicide and knowing when to act. Learn the signs this month, so that you can help others.

Spouse Relocation and Transition Consultants
When you're relocating, Military OneSource specialty consultants can assist you with moving help every step of the way — from personalized moving plans to finding a new home. Consultants are trained in military moves, and help you prepare for your next adventure.

Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
Get your children off to a good, healthy start by making active living a priority in your family. Morale, Welfare and Recreation is a great resource for community activities that can help you and your kids get moving.

Tax Extension Deadline Coming
If you requested a tax-filing extension this year, the deadline to file is Oct.15. Don’t delay. Use free MilTax from Military OneSource to prepare and submit your returns online, quickly and securely.
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Mark Your
Sept. 3, 2018
Labor Day
Sept. 18, 2018
Air Force Birthday
Established 1947
Sept. 30, 2018
Gold Star Mother’s
and Family’s Day

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MilLife Tips
Interactive Webinar
Resolving Anger
Sept. 19, 2018,
2 p.m. EDT
Military Families Learning Network Webinar
Paying for College: The Forever GI Bill and Repayment Plans
Sept. 25, 2018,
11 a.m. EDT

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