SecArmy McHugh letter to force about government shutdown

These links may be of use for military personnel and civilian employees impacted by a government shutdown.

Resources available for financial counseling and/or stress counseling are below:

Military One Source is available at 1-800-342-9647, or their crisis line is 1-800-273-TALK. They available online at


For stress, counseling:

Employee Assistance Program -- EAP

EAP (FOH4you) is a free, 24-hour confidential counseling and referral service that can help you and your family successfully deal with life's challenges. They are available via phone at 1-800-222-0364, or online at

Federal Occupational Health's Work/Life program is offered to you and your dependents at no cost and you can use the services as often as you like.

Call or log in today at 1-877-WL4-NOAA (1-877-954-6622), (TTY 800-873-1322), or online


OPM: Furlough guidance

Civilian Personnel Office: Guidance for the 2014 lapse in appropriations

DOD: Financial planning during civilian furlough

Army Emergency Relief