Image description: A young girl listens while her military-duty family member reads aloud a children’s book on television, prerecorded onto DVD from her place of deployment. April is the Month of the Military Child. Approximately 225,000 military children have a parent who is currently deployed. More than 700,000 children have experienced the deployment of one or more parents since 2001. Learn about resources for military families.
Image courtesy of the U.S. Army.