April is Alcohol Awareness Month. According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence website, more than 18 million individuals or 8.5% of the American population suffers from alcohol use disorders. Countless family members and children suffer the devastating consequences of loving a family member with an alcohol-use disorder. In fact, 25% of American [...]

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This month the Wisconsin Employment Resource Connection (WERC) assisted its 500th participant in finding meaningful employment. It is a distinct honor to help service members and families’ transition from active duty service to finding a career path that is significant to them. This process can be daunting if you are alone and don’t know where [...]

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Military Family Assistance Centers (FACs) were formed to provide a geographically dispersed network to provide information, resources, referrals, and outreach for our service members of all military branches and their families throughout their deployment cycle.

When a loved one is deployed, family members are affected. Issues may occur that require assistance to find appropriate resources. [...]

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As hard as it may be to fathom, with continued record cold temperatures and the call for even more snow, spring is almost here. Year after year, overeating during the holidays, snow, ice, and cold temperatures challenge our ability to maintain a health and fitness regimen with indoor workouts alone. So, let’s be real. For [...]

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