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June 29, 2020

LGBTQ Military Families Have Won Victories, But Still Have Big Fights Ahead 

Emily Starbuck Gerson is an MFAN Advisory Board member and the partner of an Air Force service member stationed in En...

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June 25, 2020

Thursday Three is Here!

Earlier this week, MFAN shared the findings of our 2019 Military Family Support Programming Survey during an ex...

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June 19, 2020

A New Resource for EFMP Families 

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="522"] Photo by Jason Bortz, Naval Air Station Pensacola[/caption] ...

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June 17, 2020

The Real Cost of Moving

Photo by Stephenie Wade, U.S. Transportation Command   Every move can set a military family back about...

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June 11, 2020

What Do Military and Veteran Families Really Need?

Last fall, approximately 8,000 members of the military and veteran community answered MFAN’s call to share detail...

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June 08, 2020

These 8 Meals Will Get You Through PCS Season

Those last few weeks before you PCS can be difficult, in every way, right down to what to feed your family.   You ...

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June 03, 2020

Even Before the Pandemic, Domestic Violence was a Problem in the Military Community 

“I received severe emotional abuse from my military spouse. Finally got strength to leave after a marriage of over 40...

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June 02, 2020

Tenant Bill of Rights: What’s Taking So Long?

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="493"] Photo of military housing units by Airman 1st Class Alexandria ...

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May 29, 2020

A Good Goodbye

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="689"] An outdoor slumber party, with everyone in their own tent, is one way...

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