College Student Writes Book for Military Teens

“You need to try and fit in with your surroundings.” That’s what I heard throughout my military child upbringing. Whether it was from military counselors or teachers, everyone insisted that when I moved somewhere new, there was only one way to go about it; Move. Slowly blend into your new environment. Survive a few years. […]

EFMP

Exceptional Family Member Program  a mandatory enrollment program that works with other military and civilian agencies to provide comprehensive and coordinated community support, housing, educational, medical, and personnel services to Families with special needs. Each branch of the military has an EFMP Family Support Provider to help with resources, enrollment, referrals and any information related […]

Grace of a Military Child Podcast

Grace of a Military Child Podcast was created by Gracie Burgess. Gracie was an army brat since the day she was born. Her dad joined the military right out of high school. During his service, he was wounded in Afghanistan by an IED in November of 2011. That incident changed the path of Gracie and […]

It’s A Military Childs Life

We are so happy to have you join us here at It’s a Military Child Life! This is a place that celebrates our military kids each and every day by providing resources and activities with the military child in mind.   A growing learning community for all military children! Find resources for military children and […]

IMCL Month of the Military Child Contest Winners Announcement!

In honor of Month of the Military Child, It’s a Military Child Life hosted the IMCL Month of the Military Child Illustration Contest …and let me tell you, WOW! We sure do have some talented military kiddos! For this contest we asked military-affiliated children to illustrate either their HOME or their HERO, because both are […]