Military OneSource

Mission

Military OneSource is a Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and reserve service members, and their families. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, and much more. Call Centers are staffed 24/7/365 to access services please call 1-800-342-9647 or visit them online.

Responsibilities and Services

Non-Medical Counseling: Military OneSource also offers non-medical counseling services online, via telephone, or face to face. Eligible individuals may receive non-medical counseling addressing issues requiring short-term attention, including everyday stressors, deployment and reintegration concerns, parenting, grief and loss, and marital problems.

Financial Counseling: Counseling on financial issues such as basic budgeting, money management, debt consolidation (including coaching to help people contact their creditors and negotiate late fees, interest rates, and affordable payment plans), and assistance with housing issues (being behind on mortgage payments or facing potential foreclosure). The National Foundation for Credit Counseling can also help you develop a debt-management plan at no cost. Should you choose to enter into an arrangement with NFCC to manage a debt-management plan on a long-term basis, a nominal monthly fee may apply.

Spouse Education & Career Opportunities: Do you want a career that you can carry with you the next time you PCS? Whether you are just starting your education, trying to advance in your career, or looking for that next great career opportunity, the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities Program can help you search for information on portable careers, get you started on your education, finalize that perfect resume, or assist you with your career planning.

Wounded Warrior: The Wounded Warrior Program can help you understand benefits, research independent living options, identify counseling, assist with struggles accessing the health care or disability claims and advocacy resources.

Health and Wellness Coaching: Coaching is a wellness-based approach to help motivate you when you have already identified a goal that you are striving toward. Coaching is most effective when you have a goal in mind and are looking for assistance to help you develop motivation and stay accountable as you strive to achieve your long-term vision. Once you have a goal in mind, a health and wellness coach will encourage you in taking steps to achieve your vision. Examples of situations where health and wellness coaching may be the best fit for you: managing weight, exercise plan, 5k, improving nutrition, to provide a little extra motivation to achieve your wellness and fitness goals.

Contact Information

April Clipper
Michigan Military OneSource
Joint Family Support Assistance Program

april.clipper@militaryonesource.com
989-415-9846

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