Military OneSource Military
OneSource is a free 24/7/365 information and referral service available via
toll-free telephone and Internet access to Active Duty, Reserve and Guard
(regardless of activation status) and their immediate family members. The
services of Military OneSource are especially beneficial to those geographically
separated from installation services or those who are unable to seek assistance
during traditional working hours. The Military OneSource program improves the
quality of life of military families and the overall effectiveness of the
· Calls to
Military OneSource (1-800-342-9647) are answered live by trained Master's
level consultants. Support includes personalized consultations on specific
issues such as deployment, relocation, parenting, education, special needs, and
OneSource offers up to 12 counseling sessions, per issue, per family
member at no cost. Non-medical counseling is designed to provide
support with such issues as adjustment to situational stressors, stress
management, decision making, communication, grief, blended-family issues, and
parenting-skills issue. Counseling is available via three
different methods: face-to-face, telephonic, and online, each of which is
accessed by contacting Military OneSource. The consultant will
assess the situation and help you determine which kind of assistance will be
most beneficial, and in most cases, the referral is made with someone who is
available within 72 hours.
interactive Web site, www.MilitaryOneSource.mil,
includes search and decision tools; locators for education and child care;
educational materials; recordings; links to military and community resources;
financial calculators, search by topic, live online workshops, podcasts,
discussion boards, and "Email a consultant." During the tax season, service
members can prepare and file federal and state tax returns at no cost.
educational materials are available in a variety of formats (booklet, CD,
cassette, and electronic downloads) and can be ordered via phone or online.
For more information on these services, please call Military
OneSource at 1-800-342-9647 or visit their website at www.MilitaryOneSource.mil.
If you would like a briefing or looking how to find resources for your event or meeting on what
Military OneSource has to offer, please contact Mitch Barta at
701-333-4812 or by e-mail.