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Sep 22

Facebook Live: Savings Challenge Check In

1:30 pm EDT

Dr. Jennifer Hunter will check in with participants of the 30 Days Savings Challenge to see how their progress is going in the final days of the challenge. He will ask participants to share their savings goals, tips for success and challenges. This event is presented by the Military Families Learning Network's Personal Finance concentration area. To join the event, follow the MFLN Personal Finance Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MFLNPersonalFinance/

Sign up to join the 30-day challenge here: https://militaryfamilies.extension.org/2016/06/21/30-days-of-saving/


Jennifer Hunter

Sep 25

Anchored. Podcast Episode 10- Keeping the Connections: A Look at Reintegration Groups for Families

8:00 am EDT

About this Podcast 
Reintegration after deployment is a familiar term for military service members and their families. The transition process often presents a variety of challenges, including difficulties making readjustments back into life with families, jobs, and within the community. The American Red Cross has created a program to assist in helping to ease the transition called Reconnection Workshops. This podcast will highlight this program while infusing a personal touch from our guest speaker, Amber Meza. 

Anchored. is MFLN Family Development's podcast created to support and inspire those connected to military families. Each episode focuses on real life struggles and topic areas that many families encounter. We invite you to sit back, relax, and get Anchored. with us!

CEU Information
We anticipate being able to offer 1.0 CEUs for this podcast through the University of Texas at Austin's School of Social Work. These educational hours may be submitted by professionals to meet continuing education requirements for renewal of Social Work, Professional Counselor, and Family Therapist licenses. UT at Texas School of Social Work is an approved CE provider in all but the following 11 states: Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, North Dakota, and Oklahoma. 
Participants are encouraged to check with their states' latest licensing rules to confirm reciprocity and CE rules. 

Guest Bio
Amber Meza works as an American Red Cross Volunteer Coordinator at Moody Air Force Base in Valdosta, GA. Amber is no stranger to the military, as she served in the Air Force for 5 years and her husband is currently active duty Air Force.

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Cover Photo Image: Flickr[Decaying boats and an rusty anchor at Sheldrakes, Heswall, Wirral by Beverly Godwin, October 15, 2013, CCO]

Sep 26-29

MFLN Virtual Conference: Learning Through Change

11:00 am EDT

Registering today is your ticket to change!

Join the Military Families Learning Network to learn how to ADAPT to change, GROW your understanding of your capacity for change, and THRIVE as you connect with colleagues facing similar changes during this free four-day virtual conference.

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