March 26, 2017

Vets Crisis Line has been repaired

The Veterans Crisis Line has been fixed, according to a recent press release by the Department of Veterans Affairs. By adding a call center in Atlanta, […]
March 21, 2017

Veterans: Sharing your experience can save a life

I received a Facebook message over the weekend from Marine friend that I hadn’t heard from in months. “Do you have time to talk today?” I […]
March 8, 2017

VA secretary announces intention to expand mental health care to former service members with other-than-honorable discharges and in crisis

VA Secretary Dr. David J. Shulkin, while testifying in a House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing  March 7, 2017, announced his intention to expand provisions for urgent mental […]
February 9, 2017

Veteran Teaches Therapists How To Talk About Gun Safety When Suicide’s A Risk

Jay Zimmerman got his first BB gun when he was 7, and his first shotgun when he was 10. “Growing up in Appalachia, you look forward […]
February 4, 2017

Military Widows Find Hope And Understanding Together

In the kitchen of a vacation rental in southern California, family pictures form a collage on the refrigerator. On closer inspection the photos are of multiple […]
December 8, 2016

“Got Your Six” throw party

The new band “Got Your Six” is throwing a Christmas party Dec. 22 at the Oregon Veterans’ Home that will include a buffet and holiday music, all at no charge.

November 14, 2016

MyVA311: One number to call to reach VA

October 29, 2016

River trip brings together veterans

October 22, 2016

Work camp ideal for veterans therapy program