Research & Reports

Research & Reports

Driving Change Through Research

MFAN’s research is the cornerstone of its work, making sure that data drives much of the organization’s decision-making. What makes MFAN’s research unique is the fact that we learn from military families’ stories and experiences in their own words through rigorous qualitative research design.

May 04, 2020

2019 Military Family Support Programming Survey Results

Our most comprehensive military family support programming survey to date, including data on food insecurity, debt, emergency finances, healthcare, and mental health among active duty and veteran families.

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FOOD INSECURITY AMONG MILITARY AND VETERAN FAMILIES DURING COVID-19

This survey analyzed how COVID-19 impacted military and veteran families’ abilities to get enough...

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SUPPORT NEEDS OF POST-9/11 VETERANS AND FAMILIES

MFAN worked with Wounded Warrior Project® to become even more informed about the support needs of...

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State of the State: Texas

MFAN took a closer look at the support needs and experiences of respondents from Texas. This form...

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2019 Military Family Support Programming Survey Results

Our most comprehensive military family support programming survey to date, including data on food...

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PRIVATIZED MILITARY HOUSING REPORT PART II

MFAN’s final report details the experiences of nearly 17,000 people across the country, showing t...

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PRIVATIZED MILITARY HOUSING REPORT PART I

This report shows the initial findings of the Privatized Military Housing Survey, which described...

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UNDERSTANDING THE EFFECT OF MILITARY MOVES

Military families described how moving affected their lives in four primary areas: finances, empl...

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2017 Military Family Support Programming Survey Results

MFAN’s second support programming survey was a holistic look at the support needs of military and...

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