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May 5

 The Final Commute


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Claire Henline

 
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TAPS Blog | My dad and I commuted all our lives together and music accompanied us on those travels.  Cinco de Mayo marks the day of our last journey, our last playlist, at Arlington National Cemetery. 

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April 30

 Saturday Morning Message: Healthy Ways to Step Away from Grief


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TAPS Blog | Grief is a tiring experience. There are times when we all need to step away for a bit to regroup. This week, survivors showed some healthy ways they take care of themselves and reduce the stress of grief.

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April 23

 Saturday Morning Message: Special Gifts


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TAPS Blog | A knack is a special gift that each of us has. We can share that gift with others in our daily lives. As we work toward our new normal, it is sometimes helpful to look at these knacks to see how they can be used.

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April 16

 Saturday Morning Message: Coping with Lack of Concentration


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TAPS Blog | This week’s message centers around understanding the loss of concentration when grieving and the strategies other survivors use to cope.

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May 4   TAPS to be Featured Charity on 'The CNN Quiz Show'
  Press Release | ARLINGTON, Va. - The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) will be a featured charity on CNN's Quiz Show today, Saturday, May 7 at 7 p.m. ET. Brooke Baldwin and Brianna Keilar will play in support of TAPS on behalf of all those who have lost a loved one in military service to our nation.

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May 3   TAPS Stands Ready to Support Family of Navy SEAL Killed in Combat
  Press Release | ARLINGTON, Va. - A statement from Bonnie Carroll, TAPS President and Founder

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May 1   May events start off with Open Day at Lula Lake Land Trust
  News Article : Times Free Press
By: Staff Reports

May 1   Honor our fallen by becoming a living legacy
  News Article : Blog Talk Radio
By: Patti Katter

Apr 29   Parents of fallen service members gather for retreat
  News Article : Northwest Florida Daily News
By: Kelly Humphrey

Apr 29   Honor, gratitude, rock n' roll
  News Article : Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette
By: Jocelyn Murphy


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May 12

 Inner Warrior Ragnar Relay Events - Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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TAPS Event | Join TAPS for a Ragnar Relay event, a challenge that will push you to your limits and strengthen your resolve.

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May 26

 22nd Annual TAPS National Military Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp for Young Survivors
 2015 National Parade

TAPS Event | You are warmly invited to attend the 22nd Annual TAPS National Military Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp for Young Survivors. Join us as we bring together survivors to share a weekend of understanding, hope, courage, and love.

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June 12

 Mid-Atlantic Good Grief Campout
 Good Grief Camp Out Kids Fort Bragg

TAPS Event | TAPS Good Grief Campouts for children and teens provides a safe and supportive atmosphere to conduct activities and opportunities to learn coping skills, establish and identify support systems and create awareness that they are not alone in the grief of their loved one.

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June 14

 Atlanta Widows Retreat
 Atlanta, Georgia

TAPS Event | Join us in Atlanta for a time of healing and connection with fellow surviving widows, fiances and significant others and swim with whale sharks at the Georgia Aquarium.

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May 5

 The Final Commute


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
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TAPS Blog | My dad and I commuted all our lives together and music accompanied us on those travels.  Cinco de Mayo marks the day of our last journey, our last playlist, at Arlington National Cemetery. 

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April 15

 Facing My Fears On Heartbreak Hill


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Claire Henline

 
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TAPS Blog | Three years ago a terrorist attack ended her Boston Marathon goals.  Now she's back to finish the course in honor of her fallen hero.  

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April 10

 Meet a Mentor: Brittany Johnstone


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Peer Mentor Brittany Johnstone

TAPS Blog | Each connection between a mentor and a mentee is unique. Sometimes, the bond is formed over shared interests or common grief journeys. Some relationships start over a cup of coffee at the local coffee shop. Many times, for Brittany Johnstone, her mentee relationships develop through texting, social media and email.

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