From the Homefront: Assistance when crises strike

Shelley Kimball’s newest “From the Homefront” blog highlights three Coast Guard-specific agencies that are ready to help: The Coast Guard Chief Petty Officers Association, Coast Guard Mutual Assistance and the Coast Guard Foundation.

From the Homefront: Dual military families

Dual military couples, those who both serve, have their own unique challenges balancing their work lives and personal lives, such as transferring to the same place, planning a career trajectory that serves both, or working out family schedules. Three such couples shared their experiences and advice on how to make it work.

From the Homefront: What the MCRMC means for you

I’ve boiled down the main recommendations from MCRMC. There are more explanations and details in the report, but this will get you started in seeing how it all could affect you.