The NCTSN is pleased to announce a product for providers working with military families. Working Effectively with Military Families: 10 Key Concepts All Providers Should Know is now available. This brief tip sheet outlines the top ten things to keep in mind when working with military families and, for each key concept, includes links to additional information.
- Helping Military Children Grieve: Tip Sheet for Educators offers information on howchildren dealing with trauma and grief responses may feel and how you can help them.
- Helping Children with Traumatic Grief outlines how children struggling with the death of someone close may feel and what you can do to help.
- 10 Things a School-Age Child with Traumatic Grief Wants You to Know and How to Help gives ideas on what school-age children with traumatic grief may think and ways you can help.
Lake County Supports Our Veterans
In Lake County, we appreciate the dedication and commitment of the men and women who have served in the United States Military. To honor their service, we offer resources to help veterans and their families. To learn more, visit the Veterans Assistance Commission website, and sign up for their monthly newsletter.
Recorder of Deed's Office Offers Information to Our Veterans
The Lake County Recorder of Deed's Office offers various services to our veterans and their families. This includes being the official keeper of veteran’s military records, or DD214. The Recorder’s Office is happy to provide veterans a free copy of this form upon the completion of a request for discharge record.
Multiple Ways Veterans Can Save Money on Their Property Taxes
Multiple exemptions are available through the Chief County Assessment Office that can help eligible veterans save money on their property taxes. Learn more about the exemptions available to veterans.
Helping Veterans Find Jobs
Lake County Workforce Development offers a variety of job search services and training opportunities to help job seekers gain the necessary skills to be competitive in today’s job market. Veterans receive priority service, which includes specialty workshops. Visit the Job Center of Lake County’s website to learn more.
Lake County Honor Flights are available to Veterans at no cost to honor their service and their sacrifice. The trip includes a personal guardian, transportation, airfare, meals, hotel accommodations (if necessary) and more.
Be a Hero! Honor a Veteran Today!