Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance

The Armed Forces Foundation – www.ArmedForcesFoundation.org.  The Armed Forces Foundation is a non profit organization that started in 2010 and is dedicated to providing comfort and solace to members of the military community through financial support, career counseling, housing assistance … Continued
Needs Assistance

Needs Assistance

Air Compassion for Veterans – www.aircompassionforveterans.org Wounded warriors and their families are provided FREE medically related flights. The Armed Forces Foundation – www.ArmedForcesFoundation.org.  The Armed Forces Foundation is a non profit organization that started in 2010 and is dedicated to … Continued
Vet Readjustment & the Impact to Family & Friends

Vet Readjustment & the Impact to Family & Friends

Vet Readjustment & the Impact to Family & Friends Understanding our veteran-loved-ones after they have returned home can be difficult. The emotions to deal with include relief, hope, and a desire for things to return to normal. Then, there are … Continued
Why Veterans may be Resistant to Seeking Help

Why Veterans may be Resistant to Seeking Help

Why Veterans may be Resistant to Seeking Help Possible consequences of facing war related illness. This information is crucial to both veterans and family members for understanding why many veterans resist help. Many Veterans can be highly resistant to the … Continued
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
Workshops, Retreats & Events

Workshops, Retreats & Events

Veterans’ Families United Upcoming Workshops, Retreats and Events Find our most current events on “Facebook” and ongoing projects and efforts listed on this page. We are now on facebook. Come and join us. Join us for our 3rd annual Resource Speed … Continued
I Need Help! – For Families of a Veteran

I Need Help! – For Families of a Veteran

I Need Help!  I’m a Family Member of a Veteran.  Your request for help will be reviewed by a Veteran’s Family member or VFU trained volunteer who has faced many “coming home” issues, but who is NOT a trained or … Continued