Family

  • Caregiver Horse Powered Rejuvenation – August 5

    Blue Star Families hosts a Caregivers Empowering Caregivers event: Horse Powered Rejuvenation. Join fellow caregivers and their families for a one-of-a-kind experience in equine therapy and activities for the whole family. Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Loudoun Therapeutic Riding at Morven Park (41580 Sunday Morning Lane, Leesburg, VA 20176). Lunch and transportation will be provided. Space is limited, so register now!

  • Longitudinal Caregivers Study Seeks Participants

    Do you care for a service member or veteran who had a TBI after October 2001 while serving in the military? If so, you may be eligible to participate in a study requested by Congress. The study is currently recruiting family members, friends, or significant others who help a service member or veteran who had a traumatic brain injury after October 2001 while serving in the military.

  • Caregivers Coffee Chat – July 11

    Come relax with other caregivers and enjoy a free cup of coffee, courtesy of Blue Star Families

  • Blue Star Caregivers Family Event: The Phillips Collection – July 13

    Blue Star Caregivers is hosting a family event on Thursday, July 13 at The Phillips Collection in DC.

  • Free Frederick Keys Tickets for Veterans!

    The Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes and the Frederick Keys honor our veterans at a special game on July 3rd at 7pm. Free tickets for Veterans.

  • Arcadia Mania – Volunteer Opportunity with Mission Continues – June 3

    Mobilize with DC 5th Platoon as we reinforce the farming infrastructure at Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture near Mount Vernon in Alexandria, VA on June 3 from 9:30 am- 3:30 pm. Fun opportunity to volunteer for the entire family!

  • Caregiver Mani/Pedi Spa Day – June 3

    Blue Star Families will be holding a Mani/Pedi Spa Day event for caregivers on Saturday, June 3 at Tyson’s Corner from 11 am – 1 pm.

  • George C Marshall High School – Field of Honor – May 26-29

    On May 26-29th, George C. Marshall High School’s Class of 2019 will celebrate the Memorial Day holiday by creating a Field of Honor in front of the high school along Route 7.

    We invite you to support the Field of Honor and the class of 2019 by sponsoring a flag (s) to honor the men and women who have died while serving in the U.S. military or to recognize the service of a veteran or an active duty service member.

    For each flag sold, GCM will make a donation to ServingTogether and can send an e-card to the family or the honoree to let them know they have been honored with a photo of the Field of Honor.

  • The Impact of Loss on Our Military Community

    This free workshop will be held Wednesday May 10 from 7-9pm in Gaithersburg, MD. Hosted by Hospice Caring.

  • Military Spouse Career Event – May 2 & 3

    Hiring Our Heroes will be hosting a Military Spouse Career Event at Marine Corps Base Quantico on May 2 & 3 featuring a networking reception and hiring fair.