Resources and More Information
Written by Brian Vander Yacht   
Wednesday, 07 June 2017
 
Deb Dalton- parent liaison at WP- request to be added to her email list as well as the class Fb page; email her at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
West Point Parents’ Club of Illinois 
 
   Website:
   http://www.west-point.org/parent/wppc-illinois/
 
   Facebook (closed group, ask to join):
   https://www.facebook.com/groups/712974735427623/
   or search for west point parents club of Illinois
 
Official West Point Links:
   
   Official West Point website parents page (the straight skinny direct for Deb):
   http://www.westpoint.edu/Parents/SitePages/Home.aspx
 
Unofficial resources:
 
   Facebook: West Point Moms (there are some nuts on here but can be good info)
   https://www.facebook.com/groups/33582021671/
 
   West-Point.Org – back before Facebook and Deb Dalton there was West-Point.Org.  They have some good info and they host parent club websites for free.
   http://www.west-point.org/
 
   Service Academy Forum.  This can be a useful resource to search for information.  The moderators are great and answer questions.
   http://www.serviceacademyforums.com/index.php?forums/military-academy-usma.4/
 
Spin -off pages from the WP Mom’s- prayer page, Mom’s Bake, Fitness, 300 Boodle Brigade, many more- search the files and request to join those that interest you!
 
The Mom’s Guide to Surviving West Point (available on Amazon)- written by 2 WP moms.  A MUST READ!
 
Further questions:
Any board member (contact info in PP Handbook) and lots more information in the appendices.
 
Two items recommended to be completed before ANY kid leaves for ANY college- Power of Attorney and Health Care Proxy.  Contact your attorney or Google the state Bar Assn. for more information and free forms.  Follow the instructions as some forms need to be signed in front of a notary.