June 14, 2017

Healing through the power of touch

Trust is a basic human need, but for many military veterans exposed to the horrors of war, it can be hard to rely on other people […]
June 8, 2017

Join us in observing PTSD Awareness Month

June is PTSD awareness month – a time to share information, rectify common misconceptions, and look toward the future with our PTSD research and Mental Health […]
June 2, 2017

New VA online tool helps Veterans learn about and compare effective PTSD treatments

VA launched a new online tool this week that will help Veterans compare various treatment options for post-traumatic stress disorder. The PTSD Treatment Decision Aid is […]
June 1, 2017

ICYMI: #VeteranChat for Mental Health Awareness Month

As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, VA held a #VeteranChat on Twitter to elevate the conversation about how to support Veterans’ mental health at transition […]
May 29, 2017

Battle Buddies help veterans cope with life after service

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — As loved ones honored the lives of fallen veterans on Memorial Day, service members were able to make progress in their efforts […]
May 23, 2017

Greenhouse rising at Central Oregon Veterans Ranch

A greenhouse taking shape at Central Oregon Veterans Ranch aims to be a place where local veterans can connect with the natural world. The greenhouse project […]
May 22, 2017

C. Oregon Rotary clubs donate greenhouse to Veterans Ranch

BEND, Ore. – As a part of their local community service efforts, the nine Central Oregon Rotary clubs have joined together to assist the Central Oregon […]
May 18, 2017

Army Vet gets second chance through Veterans treatment court

Three years after a tour in Iraq, an Army Veteran was settling back into civilian life in Texas when he witnessed a terrible accident at work. […]
May 17, 2017

VA announces new strategic partnerships to advance solutions for TBI and PTSD

Designed to promote forward-thinking dialogue and innovative collaboration among private industry as well as national professional sports organizations around the issue of brain health, the VA is […]