Resources for military members and their families. Get links, tips, help and contact information for joining, PCSing, deploying, transitioning into the civilian sector, education, legal advice and more.
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Archives.gov Request official military service records online, by mail, or by fax. Records Include DD 214/separation documents, personnel records, replacement medals, and/or medical records.
Armed Forces Legal Assistance A joint initiative of the Armed Forces legal assistance offices that aims to provide general legal information to the military community to enhance its readiness.
ASVAB Practice Take a short test to find your strengths and weaknesses, see how you compare to others, and watch fun videos to improve.
Best Jobs for Returning Service Members Designed to help today’s veterans overcome the challenge of finding a job, translate their abilities into marketable skills, and land a civilian job where they can thrive.
Boots to Business Boots to Business is part of the Defense Department's transition program that enables service members to explore the basics of entrepreneurship and owning a small business.
G.I. Bill Learn about the GI Bill, see if you qualify, and how to apply.
National Military Family Association A nonprofit organization aimed at advocacy and resources for military families, including child care, accessible health care, spouse employment options, a secure retirement, and support for widows and widowers.
Military Installations Find information, including articles, websites, and contact information for US military installations around the world.
Military OneSource Numerous resources for military service members and their families. Find articles, links, videos, and books on topics as varied as deployment support, moving, educational resources, choosing a pet, finding a pediatrician and more.
Military Transition Get information and inspiration on transitioning from your military career into a civilian career.
Montgomery County Veterans Commission The Montgomery County Veterans Service Commission offers assistance completing VA benefit claim forms to Montgomery County Veterans, answering benefit questions on a case by case basis, and providing financial assistance to veterans who have resided in Montgomery County for over 90 days.
Planning for Life After Discharge When you are ready to make the move away from military service into civilian life, you face some major adjustments. This guide will help you learn what to expect in the days ahead and help you develop a plan for organization which will help your transition go smoothly.
Transition to Civilian Life Designed to be your go-to resource as you transition to daily civilian life. From driving and cooking to making major financial decisions, this has the resources, tips, and tricks you need to make these decisions effectively and confidently.