November 17, 2019: Being deployed is hard. Not just on the service member, but on the families left back at home. Operation Kid Comfort at the Armed Services YMCA Fort Bragg aims to help the children of deployed soldiers make separation less difficult. Children under the age of 7 receive a baby blanket sized quilt with 9 images of their deployed parent and those children ages 7 and above receive a pillow case with an image of the deployed service member. This program is at no cost to military families.
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