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Apr 6

April 6, 2017

Operation Purple Mini-Camp

Mini-camp is a shortened camp week designed for younger campers between the ages of 6 to 8! Each action-packed day is filled with adventure and friendship while your camper does activities they have chosen based on their interests! Mornings might be dedicated to pursuits like archery, kayaking, swimming at the waterfront, orienteering, arts and crafts and Ga-Ga ball just to name a few. All-camp games, night hikes and, of course, roasting s’mores by the campfire (and more!) await campers in…

Posted in Fun!, Military Appreciation, Parenting

Nov 3

November 3, 2016

Oct 18

October 18, 2016

Oct 13

October 13, 2016

Holiday Programs are now OPEN

VISIT OUR HOLIDAY PROGRAMS INFORMATION PAGE Can you believe there are only 50 days until Thanksgiving?! The holidays are right around the corner! Did you know that last year 78 Families received Thanksgiving meals through our holiday meal program? The CONG Foundation and CONG Family Program Office are partnering again this year to offer our holiday programs to try to help as many Guard Families as we can. What do we need from you? 1) Register if you need assistance…

Posted in Child and Youth, Communication, Community Event, Community Resource, Family Assistance, Fun!, Military Appreciation, Parenting, Public Annoucements, Resilience, Uncategorized

Sep 9

September 9, 2016

Family Assistance RSP September Newsletter

View September’s Family Assistance RSP Newsletter   INSIDE THIS ISSUE:  Basic Training FAQ Family Assistance Briefings dates Military OneSource TRICARE Crisis Intervention RTD Discount Youth Services Employment Financial Counselor Holiday Programs Colorado Fun Facts Military Websites Closing Remarks    

Posted in Child and Youth, Communication, Community Event, Community Resource, Employment, Family Assistance, Finances, Fun!, Government Resource, Health, Military Appreciation, Military OneSource, Parenting, Public Annoucements, Uncategorized

Sep 6

September 6, 2016

YMCA Armed Forces Upcoming Events

MARK YOUR CALENDAR! View YMCA Armed Forces Upcoming Events Here! View Individual Event Flyers Below                                   **This is not an endorsement of any organization, but an item of general interest to the members of the CONG**  

Posted in Child and Youth, Communication, Community Event, Family Assistance, Fun!, Health, Military Appreciation, Parenting, Public Annoucements, Training, Uncategorized

Aug 4

August 4, 2016

Strong Bonds Family Event

A message from the Chaplain: Greetings COARNG Families, There’s still time to register! We’re excited to announce a Strong Bonds Family Event coming on September 16-18.  This event will involve both parents and children for activities and training based on the 7 Habits of Healthy Families curriculum.  Take some time with your family to have fun and grow together. The event will be held at Silver Cliff Ranch in Nathrop, CO (south of Buena Vista).  This facility features beautiful polished…

Posted in Child and Youth, Communication, Community Event, Family Assistance, Fun!, Health, Parenting, Public Annoucements, Sports Activities, Strong Bonds, Uncategorized

Jun 21

June 21, 2016

Nominate Your Mom-To-Be

OPERATION SHOWER IS HOSTING A BABY SHOWER ** This is not an endorsement of any organization, but an item of general interest to the members of the CONG**  

Posted in Communication, Community Event, Community Resource, Family Assistance, Fun!, Government Resource, Military Appreciation, Parenting, Public Annoucements, Uncategorized

Jun 9

June 9, 2016

CONG Youth Advisory Council

The YAC is Back! And we want you, the Colorado National Guard Youth Advisory Council is looking for new members. We have a exciting and eventful year ahead of us. Requirements:  Ages 13-18  Have a parent/s serving in the Colorado National Guard (Army or Air)  Complete and submit the YAC application.  

Posted in Child and Youth, Fun!, Parenting

Jun 2

June 2, 2016

CONG Child & Youth Brief- June

Check out the latest CONG Youth Quarterly Newsletter!

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Resource, Parenting, Service Projects