Battles to Fight

Sometimes we just need help. Here are some resources to find assistance for some of the battles we fight as military moms.

Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors
The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) offers compassionate care to all those grieving the death of a loved one serving in our Armed Forces. Since 1994, TAPS has provided comfort and hope 24 hours a day, seven days a week through a national peer support network and connection to grief resources, all at no cost to surviving families and loved ones.

Department of Veterans’ Affairs
Comprehensive website of veteran’s and survivors resources through the Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Fisher House Foundation
Fisher House Foundation is best known for a network of comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay at no cost while a loved one is receiving treatment.

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Understanding the stress on children

Teal Star Magazine

New York Times: A Revolutionary Approach to Treating PTSD