PA System of Care proudly salutes our military families and veterans. We are excited to be able to provide our families and veterans with information and resources to support your needs. We care about helping to make it easier for you to feel supported and valued. We know that sometimes it can be difficult to navigate all of the supports, systems, and services that may be needed when a family member is deployed, transitioning out of the service, coming home from a deployment, moving to a new location, or having to be separated from your family and support system. 

 

Overview Pa. Department of Military and Veterans Affairs

NEWS FOR VETERANS, SERVICEMEMBERS AND FAMILIES-click here

SUPPORT

Military Families…Places to Find Support

Mental Health Services US Veterans Affairs

The New Parent Program

The Exceptional Family Member Program

Child Care for Exceptional Family Members

Glossary of terms for Military Special needs Children .....Family Readiness System 

The Pa Military Family Relief Assistance Program

Suicide Prevention, Information and Helplines

Wounded Warrior Program

Homeless Veterans Resources

Helpful hints for veterans, Families and Caregivers

Grieving the Loss of a Loved One

What are the signs of crisis?

Finding Support in a Crisis when you feel alone

Tips for Relocating/Moving with Children 

Autism Resources

Pennsylvania National Guard (PNG) News

PA CARES Taskforce

 

DEPLOYMENT

Phases of Deployment 

Parenting Ideas for All Phases of Deployment

15 tips for helping your teenager deal with the difficulties of deployment 

Staying Fiscally Fit when your spouse is deployed

Living beyond your means

 

PTSD

How to help children who feel their parents PTSD 

Suicide 

Alcohol and Substance Abuse 

Helping your Teen Avoid Substance abuse 

Identifying Addictive behavior 

TBI

Sexual Assault 

OTHER AREAS OF INTEREST:

SAMHSA's Service Members, Veterans, and their Families Technical Assistance Center--Topics in the News

FAQ

Resources for Military Families and Veterans

Glossary of Military terms, Definitions and Acronyms