When a military service member is deployed, the family they leave behind often faces new concerns about home and personal safety.
Suddenly finding yourself alone when you’re used to having your military spouse at home takes adjustment. It can be a challenge to be a military spouse or family member living in new places while your loved one is deployed. In terms of military spouse safety, you may even feel uneasy or unsafe about being alone.
Whether you’re being deployed or holding down the home front, here is a simple safety checklist of things you can do to protect your home and loved ones.