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 […]
May 16, 2017

Women Veterans: Help for Postpartum Depression

The birth of a baby is a life-changing event that can trigger all kinds of emotions from happiness and joy to jitters and fear.  It can […]
May 12, 2017

Military Background Inspires Student’s Project to Serve Veterans

As one of the few African-American females to serve in the U.S. Marines, Pacific University public health major Irisa Grimes ’17 is acutely aware of both […]
May 10, 2017

VA, VFW and Walgreens collaborate to enhance Veterans’ access to mental health resources

VA, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the drugstore chain Walgreens have announced a collaborative agreement which will help improve mental health care for Veterans through […]
May 5, 2017

Local service dogs headed to homes of veterans with PTSD

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Seven of our nation’s veterans are about to get a new best friend, thanks to a local organization Northwest Battle Buddies. Before the […]
May 3, 2017

Use Your Voice: Make a difference for Veterans during Mental Health Awareness Month

Every May, VA recognizes Mental Health Awareness Month as an opportunity to raise public awareness and reduce the inaccurate and often damaging stereotypes associated with mental […]
May 3, 2017

VA recognizes Mental Health Awareness Month with promotion of “Use Your Voice” awareness program to urge Veterans to speak up about mental illness

Today VA announced that, as part of its recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month in May, it is promoting “Use Your Voice,” a national awareness program […]