WELCOME TO THE HAWAII NATIONAL GUARD FAMILY PROGRAM

 This site has been established to better support our Soldiers/Airmen and their families. Programs, benefits and valuable information will be posted here. Our main goal is to offer services in support of family readiness for you and your service member.

MISSION

To empower Service Members, Retirees, Veterans, and their Families to support their resiliency and growth by providing education, resources, and assistance for the unique environment of today's military way of life.

OBJECTIVE

Increase the knowledge of Family members regarding the benefits, privileges, and obligations of Guard service.

Create a Family support system to assist members during separation, providing information/referral, networking and enhancing Guard retention.

Provide feedback to the command on Family member  concerns.

Family Relief Programs 

HOME DEPOT FOUNDATION

The Operation Homefront is a non-profit organization that provides emergency financial assistance to the families of our service members and wounded warriors. Through a generous contribution from Home Depot, Operation Homefront is now able to offer significantly more assistance to Wounded Warriors in need of home repairs, modifications, or appliances. 

Click here for full flyer.

EANGUS We Care For America Foundation. 

The Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the United States (EANGUS) has established the We Care for America Foundation, otherwise known as the National Guard Soldier and Airmen Emergency Relief Fund. It is intended for Members of the National Guard, but applicants to the fund do not have to be members of EANGUS to be eligible in this program. To visit the website, go to www.eangus.org and click on "About EANGUS" link and select "We Care for America". There will be an "Emergency Relief SOP and Grant Application".

Our Mighty Leaders! 

The Adjutant General

MG Darryll D.M. Wong 

Our J1 Commander

HIANG Col Brian Buhler
Human Resources Officer
3949 Diamond Head Road
Honolulu HI 96816-4495


State Family Program Director

HIANG Lt Col
 SHARNELL H. K. VALEHO,
State Family Program Director
J1 Directorate, Joint Forces Headquarters Hawaii
Hawaii National Guard
3949 Diamond Head Road,
 Bldg 300
Honolulu, HI 96816
Office: (808) 672-1442
Air Email Address: sharnell.valeho@us.af.mil
Army Email Address: sharnell.h.valeho.mil@mail.mil

Quick Links

Military Community and Family Policy

Memorandum requiring DOD installations to ensure provision of emergency family assistance services.

Click here for more info.

RED CROSS EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBER NATIONWIDE!!!! 

Information Flyer

New VA Crisis Line Campaign

Please read and take a look at the link 

http://www.mentalhealth.va.gov/suicide_prevention/

 Help4Troops Business Scam.

Work-at-Home scam claims to help troops; Victims "hired" to ship stolen merchandise.

Click here for the word document file.

Geotags and Location Based Social Networking Information.  

Important information for everyone who uses Social Networking sites or programs that may affect our OPSEC (Operation Security).

 Click on the pdf file here.