Parenting From a Distance: How to Help Your Kids Through Deployment

Separations from loved ones are part of the job when you are a Marine. They are hard on everyone and can be especially challenging for children. Below are some tips to help you stay connected to your child, your young siblings, or any other children who are important to you.

Enroll Your Child in Youth Sports Today

Why wait until summer to take advantage of the bright sunny days and warm evenings when your child can sign up for Youth Sports today?

Top Tips for Surviving Military Moving Season

You have received orders to re-locate and need to set-up a move. Wondering what to do next? The Defense Personal Property System is the DoD one-stop source for managing personal property moves.

Libraries Lead the Way for National Library Week

From April 8-14, MCCS libraries will observe National Library Week through a variety of activities and promotions.

Add LinkedIn to Your Job Search Toolkit!

As you are searching for a new job or starting your transition from active duty to civilian-land, you will probably use many different tools to search for your new career.  One such tool is LinkedIn.

Stronger Families Mean a Stronger Corps

Marine Corps Families are an integral part of our Corps. Our spouses and children play a vital role in mission success by serving alongside their Marine. We salute the resiliency, independence, and support, members of the Marine Corps community provide. 

SAAPM 2018: Participate in the SAAPM Poster Contest

The Department of Defense has kicked off its 14th annual observance of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAPM) with the ongoing theme, "Protecting Our People Protects Our Mission." This year's theme emphasizes everyone, regardless of rank, can protect our mission by ensuring everyone is committed to advancing an environment where sexist behaviors, sexual harassment, hazing, bullying, and sexual assault are not tolerated, condoned, or ignored.

How Networking Landed a Marine His Dream Job

William Figueroa recently shared his personal success story in the Marine For Life Network’s National LinkedIn group. Learn how Figueroa used his networking skills and connections through the Marine For Life Network to land his dream job.

Alcohol Awareness Month

Alcoholism is a chronic, progressive disease that may be fatal if untreated; however, people can and do recover.  It is estimated that as many as 20 million individuals are currently living lives in recovery!
 

Mental Health Needs of Children, Youth, and Young Adults in Military Families

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is producing a KSOC TV webisode with DoD's Partnering For Readiness members. The topics are children's mental health and services, EFMP, and support for relocation and parental deployment.

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