Tag: veterans in crisis

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Another perspective on suicide prevention

I have personally known a few veterans that have taken their lives in the battle to overcome deep seeded personal emotional problems. Here in our

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Support Pets for Vets

Battle Buddies of Central Oregon is a local nonprofit dedicated to preventing veteran suicides through canine companionship and training as …

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Suicide prevention resources

As part of our Column One story on Kevin Howard’s struggle to build a life beyond the battlefield, here is a list of organizations that

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Raising veteran suicide awareness

An average of 22 veterans commit suicide on a daily basis. And that is how many miles a day Marist College English professor Tommy Zurhellen