Family Support Resources
My Army Life Too: Web site of choice for Army families providing accurate and up-to-date articles and information on various topics.
Ohio Cares: OHIOCARES is a collaboration of state and local agencies supporting the behavioral health of returning OIF/OEF veterans and their families. Although the VA is the primary source of services for veterans, this partnership identifies community based resources also available to veterans and their families.
Military One Source: The Defense Department has established a “one-stop” place to go whenever service members or family members need assistance with any kind of problem.
DOD Safe Helpline: Department of Defense (DoD) Safe Helpline is a groundbreaking crisis support service for members of the DoD community affected by sexual assault. Safe Helpline provides live, one-on-one support and information to the worldwide DoD community. The service is confidential, anonymous, secure, and available worldwide, 24/7 by click, call or text – providing victims with the help they need anytime, anywhere.
DOD Sexual Assault Prevention and Response: Web site that serves as the single point of accountability for the Department of Defense sexual assault policy.
My Duty: Service member guidance on what constitutes sexual assault and what options and resources are available to them.
Army Sexual Assault Program: Web site for the Army’s Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Program
SARNCO: “You talk, we listen.”
The Sexual Assault Response Network of Central Ohio (SARNCO) is the sexual violence intervention and prevention program serving Franklin County. SARNCO strives to empower survivors and co-survivors of sexual and relationship violence and in time, to eliminate these forms of abuse through culturally appropriate prevention programming.
DOD Family Advocacy Program: Department of Defense web site that outlines the DOD Directive 6400.1, that establishes the Family Advocacy Program for all branches of the military.
DSCC Employee Assistance Program: When you are experience ongoing or overwhelming problems in your work or personal life, the EAP can help. Problems can affect our relationships and our job performance. You or any member of your family can contact the EAP directly through the infomration provided on their web site.
Choices: CHOICES is an agency dedicated to serving victims of domestic and relationship violence. CHOICES provides a 24-hour crisis and information hotline for information, temporary shelter for women and their children, legal support and advocacy, safety planning, counseling and community education and training. (614) 224-4663 or 1-800-799-SAFE (7299)
Suicide Prevention Hotline: (614) 221-5445 or 1-800-273-TALK (8255)