Arizona Roadmap to Veteran Employment

Connection to Employment for Arizona Service Members, Veterans & Their Family Members This is a challenging time for all Arizonans. As a service member, veteran or family member, we want you to know that our statewide partnership of agencies and employers is here to connect you to support, resources and employment opportunities.   Connection to…

2020 Southern Arizona Summit

2020 Southern Arizona Summit Event Overview, Agenda and Breakout Session Recordings Thank you to all who joined us virtually for the 7th Annual Southern Arizona Summit and convening of the Southern Arizona Be Connected Community Network, a collaborative group focused on the 185,000 service members, veterans and their families who live throughout southern Arizona. Weren’t…

Be Connected Partnership

Be Connected Partnership Is your organization interested in becoming part of a statewide, nationally-recognized ecosystem of support for service members, veterans, their families and supporters? Be Connected Partner Organizations include both public and private sector organizations that have taken proactive steps to provide services and support to the military and veteran community across Arizona. With…

2020 VA Be Connected Community Mental Health Summit

2020 VA Be ConnectedCommunity Mental Health SummitBreakout Agenda Thank you to all who joined us for the virtual VA Be Connected Community Mental Health Summit, focused on Arizona’s 500,000+ service members, veterans, their families and communities. Weren’t able to join us? No worries! We have uploaded video recordings of the General Session and Breakout Sessions…

News Releases

ACMF News Releases June 4, 2021 – Be Connected News Release The Arizona Coalition for Military Families teamed with Operation Homefront and AAA Cooling Specialists to provide an air conditioning unit to a military family just before summer begins. May 27, 2021 – Be Connected News Release Director of the Arizona Coalition for Military Families,…

Call

Be Connected provides a support line available to everyone: 1-866-4AZ-VETS (429-8387)     How it Works:  Whether you need help and support for you or your family or whether you are helping someone else, this service is available anytime, statewide. Community partners and supporters are also welcome to call on behalf of anyone they are…

Our Approach

Our Approach The Arizona Coalition for Military Families (the Coalition) is dedicated to building the state’s capacity to work together to support service members, veterans and their families. With the core belief that everyone can have a positive impact, we are focused on empowering all Arizona residents with knowledge and skills to make a difference…

Be Connected: Career Navigation

Be Connected: Career Navigation Connecting service members, veterans & their family members to meaningful careers and opportunities. Looking for a new career path? Are you unemployed or underemployed? Would you like to develop your skills and knowledge to increase your income potential? Our Be Connected: Career Navigation team is here to help match you, your…

Navigation Training

Military/Veteran Resource Navigation Training Arizona is home to more than 500,000 service members, veterans and their families. Resource Navigation is a crucial tools for members of our community to help connect people to the support and resources they need as part of our upstream prevention approach and the Be Connected program. Over 4,800 Arizonans have…

Guidelines for CARE

Guidelines for CARE One of the unique aspects of Arizona’s Be Connected program is the application and vetting process based on the Guidelines for CARE. These guidelines were created with input from service members, veterans and their family members from all branches and components, as well as key stakeholder organizations from the military, government, and…