“I go to prisons and inspire hope.” Helping Veterans readjust

VA correctional health conference team members: (L to R) Raymond Perez, Phoenix VA, Dr. Matthew Stimmel, VA Palo Alto, Machele Huff, Salem VAMC

On any given day in the United States, an average of 181,500 Veterans are incarcerated—about seven percent of the prison population, according to the Department of Justice.

Former Army infantryman Raymond Perez was one. “After I got out, I struggled with a number of issues that I was in


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