Help for dealing with a loved one's deployment

Deployment: It's Not a Game

Free board game about deployment is available to download - play it with your family, friends, or show it to your teacher or counselor at school.

"Military Youth Coping with Separation" and "Mr. Poe and Friends Discuss Reunion After Deployment"

Watch these videos for teens and kids to hear how other youth deal with deployment and the return of their military parent.

Military Families Near and Far - Family Network

If it's OK with your parent, set up a private "family network" to help your family stay connected at this Electric Company/Sesame Street site.

Talk, Listen, Connect: Deployments, Homecomings, Changes

Preschool videos and activities to help families cope with deployment, change and loss.