Youth Resource Guide

Fun Websites for Military Youth

Help for Dealing with Deployment

School and Moving Support

  • Military Youth on the Move Department of Defense Helpful ideas and advice for students and parents on everything from deployment, to moving, to finding a job
  • SchoolQuest Military Child Education Coalition Electronically store your school records, search for information on new schools, and find out about school requirements and resources by state
  • SOAR: Student Online Achievement Resources Military Impacted Schools Association Take assessments aligned with state standards in preparation for a move and find out about military installations, schools, and state-specific resources and standards
  • for U.S. Military Families Online tutoring and homework help, free for kids who have a parent in the military
  • SAT/ACT PowerPrepTM A program that offers free SAT or ACT test preparation programs for military-connected youth

Camps for Military Youth

Check with nearby installations or your state's National Guard or Reserve unit for local camps that they may sponsor.

Support for Military Youth

  • Operation: Military Kids Learn how you can get involved in "speaking out" about military youth, or post your military kid story right here!
  • Armed Services YMCA Organization that offers free YMCA memberships and summer camps for military families, as well as contests for military youth
  • Our Military Kids

Books for Military Youth and Families