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Deployment Resources

Military Kids Connect:

  • MilitaryKidsConnect (MKC) is an online community of military children (ages 6-17 yr old) that provides access to age-appropriate resources to support children from pre-deployment, through a parent's or caregiver's return. 


  • for U.S. Military Families, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense and Coast Guard Mutual Assistance, is a program that provides on-demand, online tutoring and homework help at no cost to active duty service members and their eligible dependents. With live, expert tutors available 24/7, military-connected students can receive academic help at their moment of need—anywhere they have an internet connection.

Military Child Education Coalition:

  • The Military Child Education Coalition provides a wealth of information and resources for military children affected by mobility, family separation, and transition.

School Quest:

  • An initiative of Military Child Coalition, provides information and resources regarding state policies, credit transfers and graduation requirements in all 50 states, easing school transitions for military families.

Military Onesource:

  • Offers an array of resources to military families and provides counselors available via phone 24/7 for support. This is free and does not require a Tricare referral.

Operation Homefront:

  • Operation homefront assists military families during difficult financial times by providing food assistance, auto and home repair, vision care, travel and transportation, moving assistance, essential home items, and financial assistance.

Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) Military Family Support:

  • comprising three primary locations at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston, JBSA-Lackland and JBSA-Randolph, the military family support page provides families with information about the resources, programs and events through the JBSA