In the midst of deployment or unaccompanied assignments in a time when you are juggling a lot responsibilities alone remember to reach out for support!
People in your community may be able to offer help if you ask. So when the kid gets sick and you have an all day conference call those in your community for support!
Life is difficult enough without the extra stress of family separation and it’s during these times that one can feel overwhelmed. If you are in that spot, I hope you find people to bring a helping hand and an encouraging word to move you forward.