As an Army brat, a veteran (both active duty and Reserves) and now wife of an active duty member, I’m familiar with many of the challenges unique to military members, veterans and military families. Click on any of the photos below to go directly to information for military families.
There’s a wealth of resources available for military, former military and their families and I am building a list of resources that may benefit them.
Inclusion on this list does not equal my endorsement. Please let me know if you are aware of other resources that should be included.
7-Eleven – information on franchise opportunities from a veteran friendly organization
Hiring Our Heroes – program that works to encourage companies to take advantage of the vast range of skills available in hiring a veteran
UberMilitary – Flexible employment opportunities across the country. Uber has committed to hiring members of the military community and have former Secretary of Defense, Dr. Robert Gates, as the volunteer Chairman of the UberMILITARY Advisory Board. Learn more about Uber Driving Jobs.
VetFran Directory – list of franchise companies that are interested in working with veterans and often offer financial incentives to veterans.
Free Deployment & Crisis Resources for Families & Children – free resources to help parents discuss unique issues that children face as part of a military family
Busch Gardens Free Military Ticket Program – learn more about free tickets to Busch Gardens for military members and their families
MetLife TRICARE Dental Program – learn more about the details of the MetLife TRICARE dental program for military members and their families
Military Discount Programs – comprehensive list of discounts available for members of the military community
Personal Emergency Contact Checklist – download your a free copy and create your own personal emergency contact checklist
Red Cross Military Family Services – learn more about services available for members of the military community
Shear Comfort Seat Covers – offers a military discount for active duty members and veterans of the US and Canadian military (and many of their products are Made in the USA)
USO Centers Locations – list of USO Centers across the US and around the world
Veteran & Military Family Friendly College – information about a college that caters to the unique needs of veterans and military families