Individual and family well-being has a significant impact on military readiness. The emphasis of the MFSP is to strengthen the existing capacity of individuals and families through primary preventative services. These services include:
- Education and Prevention
- Self Help Groups
- Assessment and Referral
- Short Term Intervention and Crisis Support
The Colorado Springs MFS also promotes other community agencies that offer information sessions, briefings, and workshops about general health and lifestyle stress. The MFS ensures web-based and printed resources relating to stress management are available.