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As part of the contract under which the Wisconsin National Guard Child and Youth Program operates, we have been asked to survey Families who have utilized Child and Youth Program resources and services from the period of 1 June 2013 to 31 May 2014. The purpose of this survey is to gather valuable information related [...]

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April is the “Month of the Military Child,” this month is a time to honor youth affiliated with the military. These silent heroes that stand behind our men and women in uniform make sacrifices every time their loved one deploys or leaves for training. This year Military Leadership has chosen the theme “Young Lives, BIG [...]

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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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We are more than a month into the tax filing season. Many Americans have already received their tax refund checks or may be anxiously awaiting their direct deposit. For other Americans, the tax season is a gut-wrenching time of the year. Are you dreading the prospect of filing your taxes? Are you afraid of the [...]

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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 members advocate and liaison to access local, state, and [...]

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