National Guard/Reserve

Army Emergency Relief Expands Assistance for National Guard

The Army Emergency Relief program has expanded its financial assistance eligibility for Army National Guard and Reserve Soldiers impacted by COVID-19 missions or policy. Reserve and National Guard personnel mobilized in support of COVID-19 relief efforts can now request AER support upon Title 10 or Title 32 activation. Soldiers can also receive AER assistance forContinue Reading “Army Emergency Relief Expands Assistance for National Guard”

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Not Ready to Let Go of the Military? Consider This.

Your ETS date is almost here. You still don’t know exactly what you are going to do with yourself after you get out. You have a job lined up, but you are not sure if it is going to be fulfilling enough. You are ready to get out of the military yet at the sameContinue Reading “Not Ready to Let Go of the Military? Consider This.”

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5 Things That Will Always Happen on Drill Weekend

  My husband has been in National Guard for almost two years now, and after active duty – I was ready for a little break from constant Army and felt like one weekend a month was manageable. As long as it was part-time Army life, I could handle it, right? Drill weekends happen once aContinue Reading “5 Things That Will Always Happen on Drill Weekend”

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Lets Make a Readiness Folder!

I’m no stranger to the “going it alone” life.  In more ways then one it applies to the military life. For some, it is the very essence of their world. For those of us in the National Guard or Reserves world it can be a daily thing. Having been stationed remotely (without the conveniences ofContinue Reading “Lets Make a Readiness Folder!”