Community Blog - SDMFC

  • Globe for All: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Recap

    November 19, 2018

    On Friday, November 16, 2018, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative (SDMFC) arranged an amazing performance at Serra High School of the Shakespeare play, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” presented by Globe for All. Thanks to all the actors that made this play possible and to the staff at Serra High that made sure our attendees […]

  • 9th Annual Conference: Six Degrees of Collaboration

    November 2, 2018

    “The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate acts of its members.” – Coretta Scott King On Friday, October 26, 2018, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative (SDMFC) hosted its 9th Annual Conference, themed “Six Degrees of Collaboration.” On behalf of everyone at the SDMFC, thank you to all those who […]

  • September 2018 Convening Recap: New Parent Support

    October 5, 2018

    On Friday, September 28, the SDMFC monthly convening covered the topic of New Parent Support. Numerous military providers, agencies, and individuals gathered to learn valuable information on the various resources available to military families and new parents. Our guest panelists represented Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego, SAY San Diego, Navy New Parent Support, and the NAS North […]

  • CPSA Presents: “What I Wish My Parents Knew…” Forum Recap

    October 1, 2018

    On Thursday, September 27, the Community Prevention & Safety Alliance (CPSA) hosted its first “What I Wish My Parents Knew” Forum at Serra High School. Over 80 parents, youth, and facilitators gathered to discuss topics on: Preventing Teen Alcohol & Drug Use Raising Children in the Digital Age Military Teen Life Building Relationships & Conversations […]

  • August 2018 Convening Recap: Employment

    August 31, 2018

    On August 24, the monthly San Diego Military Family Collaborative convening covered the topic of Employment. Over 50 military providers, agencies, and individuals gathered to learn valuable information on the various employment opportunities available to transitioning service members or veterans, their spouse, and their children. Our guest presenters and panel represented Easterseals Southern California, DOL VETS, Blue Star […]

  • July 2018 Convening Recap: Back-to-School Resources

    August 3, 2018

    On July 27, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative introduced the topic of the month on Back-to-School Resources. Over 70 military providers, agencies, and individuals gathered to learn valuable information on returning to school and seeking higher education, and what it means to work in this area and the unique issues and trends that are seen […]

  • June 2018 Convening Recap: Military Trauma

    June 29, 2018

    On June 22nd, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative introduced the topic of the month on Military Trauma. 70 military providers, agencies, and individuals gathered to learn valuable information on Military Trauma and what it means to work in this area and the unique issues and trends that are seen in the community. Our guest presenters and […]

  • May 2018 Convening Recap: Mental Health

    June 1, 2018

    On May 25th, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative introduced the topic of the month on Mental Health. Over 60 military providers, agencies, and individuals gathered to learn valuable information on Mental Health and what it means to work in this area and the unique issues and trends that are seen in the community. Our […]

  • April 2018 Convening Recap: Military Connected Youth

    May 1, 2018

    On April 27th, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative introduced the topic of the month on Military Connected Youth. Over 60 military providers, agencies, and individuals gathered to learn valuable information on Military Connected Youth and what it means to work in this area and the unique issues and trends that are seen in the […]

  • March 2018 Convening Recap: Blended Families

    March 29, 2018

    On March 23rd, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative introduced the topic of the month on Blended Families. Over 50 military providers, agencies, and individuals gathered to learn valuable information on Military Blended families and what it means to work in this area and the unique issues and trends that are seen in the community. […]