Roadtrip Nation

The Next Mission

Special | 55m 8s

Military personnel face untold challenges during service—but one of the most formidable missions is the transition back to civilian life. Experience the trials and triumphs of post-military transition through the stories of Helen, Sam, and Bernard—three transitioning service members who set off on a road trip across the country to discover their purpose in the civilian world.

Aired: 10/30/16

Rating: TV-PG

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Roadtrip Nation: The Next Mission is made possible by the USO Transition 360 Alliance, bringing together partner organizations to offer holistic support and resources to transitioning service members and their families. With an estimated 1 million service members transitioning back into civilian communities over the next five years, the USO Transition 360 Alliance provides the tools needed to plan for what’s next. For more information, visit