Community Blog - SDMFC

  • 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. […]

  • February 2018 Convening Recap: Blue Star Families Military Family Lifestyle Survey Results and Discussion

    February 26, 2018

    On February 23rd, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative welcomed Hisako Sonethavilay of Blue Star Families to present the 2017 results of their Military Family Lifestyle Survey. Over 60 military providers, agencies, and families gathered to learn valuable information on what unique issues and trends are affecting military families nationally. After the panel the SDMFC […]

  • January 2018 Convening Recap: Homelessness

    February 7, 2018

    On January 26th, the San Diego Military Family Collaborative had it’s first convening of 2018, with the topic of the month on Homelessness. Over 70 military providers, agencies, and families gathered to learn valuable information on what it means to work in this area and the unique issues and trends that are seen in the […]