Children and Youth Resources

Children and Youth Resources

Babies on the Homefront http://babiesonthehomefront.org/ Babies on the Homefront provides military and veteran parents ideas for enhancing everyday moments with their baby or toddler. Parents will find lots of material to add to their toolbox of strategies. Child Care Aware – www.childcareaware.org/.  Web … Continued
Counseling

Counseling

Cohen’s Veteran Network –  https://www.cohenveteransnetwork.org/at-a-glance/ For veterans and families in need of mental health for low to no cost. Give An Hour – www.giveanhour.org.  A non-profit organization offering FREE mental health resources for military and families affected by the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. … Continued
Dental Care

Dental Care

VA Dental Care – www.va.gov  Go to this website and type in “Dental Care” for a thorough search on the most up-to-date offerings of the VA.  There are constant changes that the VA is implementing.  The latest we are aware … Continued
Family Support

Family Support

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
Organizations for Specific Wars and Branches

Organizations for Specific Wars and Branches

American Women Veterans – www.AmericanWomenVeterans.org.  Dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of servicewomen, veterans and their families, American Women Veterans is a good resource for veterans looking for retreats, conferences and outreach campaigns that empower members and their communities. … Continued
Physical Illnesses

Physical Illnesses

Asbestos News – www.asbestosnews.com Site offers Mesothelioma information for military veterans who may have been exposed to asbestos while serving our country. Gulf War Veterans – www.publichhealth.va.gov/exposures/gulfwar/compensation_benefits.asp Information about nine specific diseases associated with service in the Gulf War.  For … Continued
PTSD and TBI Resources and Treatments

PTSD and TBI Resources and Treatments

Addiction Guide – http://www.addictionguide.com Comprehensive and up-to-date about various addictions.  The team at addiction guide provides tools and brings awareness about types of treatment available.  Alcoholics Anonymous – http://www.aa.org/  Information on the AA 12 step programs and a path of healing … Continued
War Related Clinician/Community Resources

War Related Clinician/Community Resources

War Related Clinician/Community Resources ARMY ONE SOURCE: Treating the Invisible Wounds of War www.aheconnect.com/citizensoldier ASO Referral Code:  AOSEOK21  This includes curriculum designed to assist clinicians in treating invisible wounds of war. Behavioral Health Issues Among Afghanistan and Iraq U.S. War … Continued
About Healing Practitioners

About Healing Practitioners

About Healing Practitioner’s Many of the acronyms can be confusing. Following is a brief list of acronyms and what they mean. D.O. – Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. A Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) is a licensed physician who practices osteopathic … Continued