Support to Help Combat Veterans

Support to Help Combat Veterans

Support to Help Combat Veterans “Support” may be necessary if a veteran is unwilling or unable to take the necessary action that is required to confront psychological, medical or readjustment problems caused by Combat that are negatively and progressively affecting the veteran and/or family. Sometimes, family members … Continued
Helpful Tips for Vet & Military Families in Crisis

Helpful Tips for Vet & Military Families in Crisis

Helpful Tips for Vet & Military Families in Crisis Intervention for FAMILY/FRIENDS is necessary when you find yourself beginning to act or behave in unusual or unhealthy ways to COPE with the veterans problem. This can include your own withdrawal, … Continued
Common Diagnosis, Medications & Side Effects for Combat & War Trauma

Common Diagnosis, Medications & Side Effects for Combat & War Trauma

Common Diagnosis, Medications & Side Effects for Combat & War Trauma One of the most challenging aspects of war-related mental health issues is the identification of the illness. There are no specific blood tests or specific medical tests that identify … Continued
Hope and New Life Ahead

Hope and New Life Ahead

Hope and New Life Ahead There are many times during the journey of healing with your veteran and family that a new life ahead will not seem possible. Some days, you may barely feel able to deal with the circumstances … Continued
Canada

Canada

CANADA Operational Stress Injury Social Support www.osiss.ca.  OSISS offers information and support for Military Members and Veterans who have served, and their friends and families.
Florida

Florida

FLORIDA American Hometown Veteran Assist, Inc. services all era Veterans: 352-213-3643 BRAIVE Fund serves OEF/OIF combat Veterans only: (limited counties served-Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Marion, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, Suwannee, union and … Continued
Georgia

Georgia

GEORGIA Care for the Troops –   www.careforthetroops.org.  This website is dedicated to helping service members and their families to find the help they need in a timely manner. It is loaded with excellent resources and information that is dedicated to the … Continued
Illinois

Illinois

ILLINOIS NEW! BraveHearts Therapeutic Riding for Veterans Brave Hearts Riding The Brave HEART Program differs from other therapeutic riding programs for Veterans because it involves both the Military member, and the family.  During their time at the farm, families spend quality … Continued
Kansas

Kansas

KANSAS NEW! Dental Resources in Kansas Kansas Dept. of Health and Environment Dental Assistance –  http://www.kdheks.gov/ohi/health_care_assist.htm   A list of dental resources in the state of Kansas that may be helpful for veterans and families.  Konza Prarie Community Health and Dental facility … Continued
Maryland

Maryland

MARYLAND Hero Dogs www.hero-dogs.org Hero Dogs, Inc. is a Maryland 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation whose purpose is to train and place service dogs with military veterans who have been injured and/or disabled while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. NEW! Lighthouse, Inc. www.lighthousemd.org A … Continued