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Military Parents in New Jersey 101: Rights and Responsibilities

military parenting timeWhen one or both parents are in the service of the U.S. military, child custody arrangements and parenting plans require special flexibility. Read more

Military Parenting Time: Top Tips For Reconnecting With Your Kids After Deployment

military parenting timeAlmost two million children in the United States have military parents and experience the strain that frequent and/or lengthy deployments place on families. It may come as a surprise, but in many cases, the stress doesn’t end after the parent returns home. While media images capturing service members’ exuberant post-deployment embraces with children can create a “fairy tale” image of reintegration, in reality, once the excitement of reunion dissipates, all family members (parents and kids) often realize that they have changed in each other’s absence. These changes include: Read more