The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Office of Congressional and government Affairs
At A Glance
 
 
Briefing
: Strengthening the Military Family Readiness System for a Changing American Society
Dates:
Thu, Aug 8, 2019   220 Russell Senate Office Bldg. – 10:00 a.m.

 

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES OF SCIENCES, ENGINEERING, AND MEDICINE
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education 
Board on Children, Youth, and Families
Committee on the Well-Being of Military Families
 
 
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Congressional Briefing
 
on
 
Strengthening the Military Family Readiness System for a Changing American Society
 
This new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine examines the challenges and opportunities facing military families and what is known about effective strategies for supporting and protecting military children and families, as well as lessons to be learned from these experiences. This report offers recommendations regarding what is needed to strengthen the support system for military families.
 
This briefing was for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on July 19, 2019 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.