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Your 24/7 Guide to the Exceptional Family Member Program, EFMP

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Use this tool to navigate through the Department of Defense’s network of services and support for families with special needs.

For service members and their family: Our customized checklist builder makes it easy to stay organized and ensures you always have access to the latest information and resources. No sign-up is required, but you can choose to create an account to save your progress and preferences.

For service providers and leadership: Access up to date information, training and more to better advise families.

Perspective Selection

Start by selecting which role best describes you.

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Take a video tour of EFMP & Me

Click to play the EFMP & Me introduction video.



Your Feedback Matters!

Share your thoughts about your most recent EFMP Family Support interaction as we continue to make program enhancements designed to provide a more consistent experience.


Respite Care Services

Learn about the importance of respite care and find resources and information to help you take a break from caregiving duties. Determine the type of care that’s best for your loved one and discover potential financial assistance options to help pay for it.