Summer Survival and PCS Tips Jun. 2014 - Page 19

We know. We get it. Boy, do we get it! PCSing is definitely not for the faint of heart. Military Special Needs Network has compiled forehead-smacking tips, tricks, and tools of the trade to help you face your upcoming PCS feeling better prepared and armed with the right knowledge in order to reduce as much stress as you can.

From packing tips to social stories, we've got it covered. We also have the Cans and Can'ts of dealing with EFM, specialists, and waitlists.

Look, a PCS will never be stress-free. But we go where the military sends us - sometimes with a smile, and sometimes kicking and screaming! Read on to get some great ideas for the next one!


PCSing, by its very definition, brings change, upheaval, and uncertainty. And that's just for the adults in the family! How best to prepare our children for The Big Move is never far from our minds during a move. Add in special needs, and the very thought of PCSing - again - can make even the most stalwart spouse blanch.