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March 20

 Requesting Your Service Member’s Military Records


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Service Member Medals

TAPS Blog | Memories help us feel like our loved ones’ legacies live on, so displaying military records, awards and decorations can be a healing experience.

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March 19

 5 Things to Pack for the Grief Journey


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Traveling With TAPS

TAPS Blog | The grief journey takes us to unknown places, and while we don’t know all that we will encounter, we can be mindful to pack some things to help us on the journey ahead.

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March 18

 Saturday Morning Message: Handling the Balance of Life


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Survivor at Hawaii Seminar

TAPS Blog | This week, survivors share how they handle the emotional events of their lives. Finding others who had gone through the same experience can be uplifting.

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March 11

 Saturday Morning Message: Benefits of TAPS Seminars


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Survivors Smiling at National Seminar

TAPS Blog | The best part of attending a TAPS Seminar is seeing the smiles on these survivors’ faces as they hug each other.

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Mar 23   Home News Vallejo’s Jaclyn Mariano honored for work with military survivors
  News Article : Vallejo Times-Herald
By: Richard Freedman

Mar 22   Army Staff Sgt. Daniel Davenport to be Named TAPS 2017 Mentor of the Year
  Press Release | The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) will present its 2017 Military Youth Mentor of the Year Award to Army Staff Sgt. Daniel Davenport at the annual TAPS Honor Guard Luncheon on April 12 at the Army and Navy Club in Washington. The award recognizes his outstanding volunteer service on behalf of the surviving children of fallen members of the Armed Forces.

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Mar 22   'Windy25' race to honor fallen service members
  News Article : KVVU-TV (Las Vegas Fox affiliate)

Mar 15   TAPS to Present 2017 Senator Ted Stevens Leadership Award to Gold Star Daughter Jaclyn Mariano
  Press Release | The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) will present the 2017 Senator Ted Stevens Leadership Award to Jaclyn Mariano at the annual TAPS Honor Guard Gala on April 12 at the National Building Museum in Washington. The award is presented annually to a surviving family member who lost a loved one serving in the Armed Forces. It recognizes an individual who has taken their experience and demonstrated outstanding leadership on behalf of other military survivors.

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Mar 14   TAPS Brings Together Families of America's Fallen Heroes at Chicago Regional Seminar & Good Grief Camp
  Press Release | Surviving family members of America's fallen heroes will gather at the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) Regional Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp, March 17- 19 at the Eaglewood Resort in Itasca, Ill.

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Mar 12   Election Central with Rita Cosby
  News Article : 77 WABC Radio
By: Rita Cosby


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March 31

 Colorado Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp
 TAPS Seminars

TAPS Event | TAPS Survivor Seminars are inspirational weekends of support, care and hope. You will make connections with those who have suffered a similar loss through our group discussions. Workshops and activities will help you develop coping skills, life skills and ways to honor your loved ones.

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March 31

 Intro to Running Training Camp
 Inner Warrior Wellness Weekend Running

TAPS Event | Does your emotional health and physical fitness need a jumpstart? Hit reset with us and have fun pushing yourself to be stronger every day!

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April 6

 Grand Canyon Expedition
 Grand Canyon 1

TAPS Event | Share a truly fearless journey with your TAPS family as we trek through the majestic Grand Canyon.

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April 8

 Good Grief Camp Adventure at the Georgia Aquarium
 Good Grief Campout

TAPS Event | At this overnight Good Grief Camp Adventure, TAPS kiddos will get a behind-the-scenes experience at the Georgia Aquarium.

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March 19

 5 Things to Pack for the Grief Journey


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Traveling With TAPS

TAPS Blog | The grief journey takes us to unknown places, and while we don’t know all that we will encounter, we can be mindful to pack some things to help us on the journey ahead.

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March 10

 How Persistence and Patience Paid Off


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Dana O'Brien

TAPS Blog | In the summer of 2012, I was matched me with my third mentee, Simon. Simon’s son died by suicide earlier that year. I called Simon two or three times a month, never connecting directly with him but leaving messages or speaking with his brother. I never gave up. I continued calling and speaking with his brother for almost two years.

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March 10

 Peer Mentoring Forges a Deeper Sibling Bond


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Renee Taylor

TAPS Blog | Through the shared experience of mentoring others, Renee and her older brother have been able to lean on each other and grow in their healing.

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