Supporting Children and Family Survivors of Military Line-of-Duty Deaths
Children who experience the loss of a parent or other family member through a military line-of-duty death are likely to face a number of unique issues. School professionals working with students in such circumstances will be able to provide more effective support when they understand the distinct aspects of this experience.
Collaborators of this Module:
CEC (Military Child Education Coalition) is a national non-profit dedicated to ensuring that every military child receives quality educational opportunities and is fully prepared for college, workforce and life.
TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors) is a national non-profit that provides services to famlies and loved ones of those who have served and died.
DoDEA (Department of Defense Education Activity) is a civilian agency of the U.S. Department of Defense that manages schools for military-connected students and provides support to military-connected students in public schools