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United Health Foundation and Blue Star Families Launch Initiative to Leverage Technology to Train and Support Military Caregivers

January 27, 2016 by Jenny Felsen

Panel discussion on Capitol Hill brings together experts to discuss caregiver challenges, policies, research and opportunities to inform pilot program development Funding is part of United Health Foundation’s “Better Health for All” initiative WASHINGTON, D.C.  (January 27, 2016) – Military and veteran experts and caregivers discussed unique military caregiver challenges and opportunities on Capitol Hill today […]

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Blue Star Families and Clinton Health Matters Initiative Announce Blue Star SpouseForce

January 25, 2016 by Jenny Felsen

SpouseForce will provide Salesforce Administrator training and other career resources to military spouses Partnership to address unemployment and underemployment disparities facing military spouses La Quinta, CA – At the 5th Annual Health Matters Activation Summit today, Blue Star Families (BSF) and the Clinton Health Matters Initiative (CHMI), an initiative of the Clinton Foundation, announced a […]

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Care for the Caregiver during the Holidays

November 7, 2015 by Jenny Felsen

For most Americans, the six weeks from Thanksgiving through New Year’s is a festive time of celebration, fun and family. Parties, community events, shopping, and all of the great food are what the holidays have come to mean. But for caregivers, this time can be trying, challenging and stressful. Living with and caring for a […]

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Blue Star Families’ Sixth Annual Military Family Lifestyle Survey Reveals Increasing Uncertainty for All-Volunteer Force

October 28, 2015 by Jenny Felsen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 2015 National survey identifies key aspects of military life to better support the sustainability of military families and service members  Washington, DC – Military families are much like their civilian neighbors. Many need dual incomes to meet their financial goals; are concerned about pay and benefits; worry about childcare and […]

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Blue Star Families, USAA, and Facebook Release Online Safety Guide for Military Families

February 25, 2015 by Jenny Felsen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 25, 2015 Facebook, Blue Star Families and USAA teamed up and released an online safety guide designed specifically for military families. The guide provides information on the safety policies and tools Facebook provides to help service members connect and share with friends and family while maintaining their personal safety. Facebook worked closely […]

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