Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program

Yellow Ribbon Event

Return deployers attend a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event Oct. 19, 2018 at Hyatt Regency, Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program is a DoD-wide effort to promote the well-being of National Guard and Reserve members, their families and communities, by connecting them with resources throughout the deployment cycle. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. C.T. Michael)

Yellow Ribbon Event

Several post-deployment service members express the positives on returning home during a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event Oct. 19, 2018 at Hyatt Regency, Tulsa, Oklahoma. YRRP participants were asked to write down the positives and challenges on returning home from deployments. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. C.T. Michael)

Yellow Ribbon Event

Wing First Sergeant Chief Master Sgt. Greg Stratman, 138th Fighter Wing, welcomes home post-deployment service members during a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event Oct. 19, 2018 at Hyatt Regency, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Commanders and leaders play a critical role in assuring that Reserve Service members and their families attend Yellow Ribbon events where they can access information on health care, education and training opportunities, financial and legal benefits.(U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. C.T. Michael)

Yellow Ribbon Event

Cadre Speaker Denise Davis, Ed.D., Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program, Office of the Secretary of Defense, welcomes post-deployment service members during a YRRP event Oct. 19, 2018 at Hyatt Regency, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Davis's background in education, non-profit and higher education has allowed her to be part of dynamic groups that have led discussions, presentations, professional development and training on many topics having impact on families, students, adults, business and community organiztions. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. C.T. Michael)

Yellow Ribbon Event

Return deployers arrive at a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event Oct. 19, 2018 at Hyatt Regency, Tulsa, Oklahoma. The YRRP offered three post deployment breakout sessions with 12 classes for service members to attend throughout the day. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. C.T. Michael)

Yellow Ribbon Event

Aircrew Flight Equipment Technician Staff Sgt. Marcus Lee, 138th Operations Support Squadron, 138th Fighter Wing, verifies registration details at a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event Oct. 19, 2018 at Hyatt Regency, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Yellow Ribbon events are mandatory and offered service members and loved ones to connect with local resources before, during and after deployments. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. C.T. Michael)

Hyatt Regency Tulsa, Okla. -- Return deployers attend a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event Oct. 19, 2018 at Hyatt Regency, Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program is a DoD-wide effort to promote the well-being of National Guard and Reserve members, their families and communities, by connecting them with resources throughout the deployment cycle. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. C.T. Michael)