You were to choose one of the two following options for your Final Project, which is due Day 7 of this week.
Program Evaluation: Select a program or service and evaluate its use and appropriateness for military families.
Using the template provided, identify the program and describe the details (e.g., what is the purpose of the program, what are the essential elements, who does it benefit?).
Provide an executive summary of the program. In a descriptive narrative, provide any recommendations you might have for the program, what you learned about the program, and how it may or may not meet the needs of military families.
How will this information help you in your future role?
Volunteer or Social Service Learning Opportunity: For example, you can volunteer at an event with the Wounded Warrior Project or other military support program.
Locate a military program in which you can volunteer in a social service learning opportunity. You might lead an effort to send care packages to military personnel or military families. Think about a creative way that you could engage in a program to support military personnel and their families.
Describe the activity, what led you to choose that activity, and how you engaged in it.
Describe your experiences, benefits, limitations, and what you learned or gained from the activity.
Explain how the information you gained can help you in your role as a helping professional.
Summary: Explain how your chosen project may help you understand the stressors, family dynamics, challenges, and advantages of military families.
The Final Project will be a 10- to 12-page paper and must include the following:
Identification of your chosen assignment (Option 1 or 2)
A minimum of 5 scholarly articles
Adherence to APA style and format