Recently Deployed? Know Your Benefits

Returning from a deployment generates a lot of questions for Service members and their families. The Transition Assistance Advisor (TAA) ensures that Service members experience a smooth and seamless transition back into their civilian careers and reintegration into the local community. The TAA is the Service member’s advocate and liaison to access local, state, and federal veteran’s benefits.

Some of the services or benefits our TAA can help you with are: VA Health Care, service-connected… Read More...

Struggling With Military Work and Life Balance

Members of the National Guard live in two worlds: They can be sent to war in a crisis or be called up in a state mission to support a natural disaster, but they have to support themselves and their family with a civilian job. And here lies the difficult struggle that many currently serving members in the National Guard face on a daily basis.

For those in the National Guard, it’s more difficult than if… Read More...

Nominate Your Employer with the Patriot Award

Are you a Guard or Reserve member or a spouse of a serving member who has an outstanding employer/supervisor that actively and generously supports your service to your country and state? If so, they may be deserving of a Patriot Award which is presented by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). ESGR, a Department of Defense office, is comprised of dedicated and trained volunteers and staff. This team develops and promotes employer… Read More...