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April is the Month of the Military Child

Month of the military child - child blowing a dandelion in a field

In April, we will honor the children within our military and veteran families for their service, strength, and resilience. It is crucial to acknowledge the needs of our military children and the challenges they encounter at a young age. Despite…

Congratulations Madison McGuire!

Madison McGuire

We are so happy for former IMVFW intern, Madison McGuire, who recently got accepted into Sam Houston State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and will begin her medical education in August 2024. Madison first joined the Institute as an intern…

2024 UT Austin Military Veteran Symposium

On Tuesday, February 27th, Institute staff attended UT Austin’s Military and Veteran Symposium – a collaborative event hosted by the Military and Veteran Stakeholder Council, welcoming the 25 university offices focused on supporting military- and veteran-connected individuals and families.  Included…

Thanking Chevron for their generosity

Sponsor Spotlight: Chevron

We want to extend a warm thank you to Chevron, for their donation to the EmpowerEd educational webinars, run by the Veteran Spouse Network and the Institute for Military and Veteran Family Wellness. Chevron has supported our work in the…

Navigating holidays with PTSD

For veterans and service members with PTSD, the holidays can be a challenging time. Take a look at these tips to help prepare for potential triggers that may arise this season. The below list was adapted from an Endeavors post “8…