Preparing for transition every step the way!

The Military Spouse Transition Program (MySTeP) is made for YOU – a military spouse – to support and encourage you throughout your service member’s time in the military. MySTeP will help you plan, prepare and be ready for the life your family wants after transitioning out of the military, whenever that time comes. The information, tools and programs highlighted in MySTeP will connect you with the right resources at the right time to help you successfully navigate military life at every stage of your service member’s career.

Where are you on your transition journey?

Stepping In

Where do I Start?

Start with Stepping In as you begin your journey as a military spouse. Stepping In provides you information, tools and programs to help you navigate military life. Set and reach your goals in the areas of education, employment, finances, and more. Stepping In gives you the confidence and support you need to succeed now while reminding you to always think ahead to life after your service member leaves the military.

Stepping In offers:

Trusted and reliable information designed for the military-spouse community;

Engaging videos to help you find answers to common questions about military life;

Links for quick and easy access to relevant information, tools and programs; and

Opportunities to easily share information to help others find the resources they need

Stepping Through

How do I Advance?

Now that you are familiar with military life, Stepping Through can help you thrive along your military journey. Stepping Through provides information beyond the basics to help you grow, develop and achieve even more through this stage of your service member’s career. With Stepping Through, you will continue to learn, make decisions and take actions for a successful transition from military to civilian life.

Stepping Beyond

What Do I Need to Do?

Whether your service member is preparing to leave the military after four or forty years, Stepping Beyond is for you. Stepping Beyond points you to the information, tools and programs that can help smooth your family’s transition from the military. With topics, such as benefits, healthcare, finances and transition training, Stepping Beyond guides you as you create a plan and informs your decisions and actions to meet your family's transition goals.

Stepping Beyond offers:

Trusted and reliable information designed for the military-spouse community;

Engaging videos to help you find answers to questions about transition-related topics;

Downloadable and printable fact sheets to equip you with knowledge, resources and confidence to help yourself, your family and your friends successfully transition from the military; and

Links for quick and easy access to relevant information, tools and programs