November 2018: Military Family Month & Relocation Sites Relaunched

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Military Families Month
Military families are amazing. They experience change, separation and hard work – and do it all with courage and determination. The key is resilience, the attitude that you can make challenging situations work and even find joy in them. See these tips for growing a resilient family.
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MilitaryINSTALLATIONS Relaunched
The recently relaunched online tool provides contact information for programs and services, maps and directions, links to comprehensive location overviews and community points of interest for military installations worldwide. Use MilitaryINSTALLATIONS to discover helpful resources, like Plan My Move to master your move.
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OneSource for MilSpouses
Whether you’ve just married into the military or are a seasoned MilSpouse, Military OneSource has many resources just for you. From job-hunting services to confidential counseling, see what Military OneSource offers to help you live your best MilLife.
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Call Military OneSource for ‘Everyday Help’
Military OneSource is like a concierge service that can research and find resources for you when you don’t have time. Child care, housing, education and more – we’ll do the legwork so you have more time for yourself, your family and your career.
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Help MWR Level Up: Take the Survey
If you receive an email invitation to the 2018 MWR customer satisfaction survey from, please take the survey. We need your input. Help MWR take its recreation and leisure programs to the next level.

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November is National Adoption Month
Military families considering adoption qualify for some unique advantages. From adoption allowances and tax credits to confidential consultations, learn all about adoption benefits for military families.

Support for Military Families Through State Policy Initiatives
The newly relaunched Military State Policy Source website is a resource to learn about state policies that affect military families. See how states and the Department of Defense are working together to improve the lives of those who serve.

MSEP Expands Employment Partners
The Military Spouse Employment Partnership welcomed more than 45 new companies in October, bringing the count to more than 390 employers committed to hiring MilSpouses. See the MSEP Job Search to view full- and part-time job listings around the world.

New VA Health Training for Women
The VA Women’s Health Transition Training Pilot is a course for active-duty service women who plan to transition to civilian, Guard or reserve status within the next year. The program provides information about VA health care services available to women and how to enroll in VA. Find a course near you.
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Nov. 4, 2018
Daylight Saving Time Ends
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Nov. 10, 2018
Marine Corps Birthday
Established 1775
Nov. 11, 2018
Veterans Day
Nov. 11, 2018
100th Anniversary, End of WWI
Nov. 22, 2018

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MilLife Tips
Military Families Learning Network Webinar
Raising Financially Responsible Children
Nov. 27, 2018, 11:00 a.m. EST
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