From the Homefront: Spouses support and connect over the miles

For spouses who live far from Coast Guard units, finding support can be more difficult. But by using creative thinking and technology, the miles between spouses can disappear. One group explains how it provides connections and camaraderie even though no one lives in the same area.


From the Homefront: Building communities through spouse clubs

Amanda Murray was looking for a way to build a stronger community at Coast Guard Station Grand Isle, Louisiana. The Coast Guard recognizes the integral part spouses’ clubs can play in granting a sense of belonging and community to families by providing support and fellowship or offering education or community service.