Florida National Guard Family Programs
The Florida National Guard Family Program staff consists of a trained network of military members, contract employees and volunteers working as a team in support of military Families. The Florida National Guard Family Program consists of components defined below.
Family Readiness is a network of support and education for Family and friends of Service members through all phases of deployment. Family Readiness’ role is to assist Families in facing the unique challenges of military life.
For more info, contact the State Family Readiness office at (800) 226-0360.
Family Assistance provides mandated information and referral services regarding benefits and entitlements to military Families and Service members. Family Assistance Centers are geographically disbursed throughout the state to assist Department of Defense Military Families during all levels of mobilization. All uniformed service members and retired uniformed service personnel and their family members, active, reserve, retired or civilian employees and surviving family members of military personnel are eligible for assistance.
For more info, contact State Family Assistance Center Coordinator at (800) 226-0360.
Child and Youth
The Child and Youth program supports the social, emotional and academic needs of military children and youth. It encourages the development of positive self-esteem, self-confidence, respect for self and others, team skills, and leadership abilities.
For more info, contact State Youth Coordinator at (800) 226-0360.