March 12, 2019

Different paths can lead to moral injury following military trauma

Fear for one’s life is considered a normal reaction to a traumatic event, nonetheless it is far from being the only common reaction observed in response to trauma. […]
March 11, 2019

Women In The Military Say Their Pain Was Consistently Dismissed As “Female Problems,” Causing Permanent Medical Issues

WASHINGTON — They didn’t want to complain — being a woman in the US military, the last thing you want to be seen as is weak […]
March 11, 2019

VA strengthens care and benefits for Veterans with $220 billion budget

President Donald J. Trump is proposing a total of $220.2 billion in his fiscal year (FY) 2020 budget for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), […]
March 11, 2019

With Historic Number of Women in Uniform, the Vet Community Is About to Change

When former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta lifted the ban on women in combat roles in 2013, he gave the military two years to complete integration.
March 8, 2019

Hot vet employment market continues in February

This is only the third time the veteran unemployment rate has dropped this low since 2000.
March 8, 2019

At War: “People Constantly Mistake My Mother for a Spouse, Not a Veteran”

These servicewomen are leaders, pioneers, change-makers and survivors. Here’s what their family members have to say about them.
March 7, 2019

BestCare Treatment Services – Jefferson County Awarded $137,273 Grant For Program Focused On Behavioral Health Of Veterans

BestCare Treatment Services was recently awarded a grant worth $137,273 over two years by Oregon Health Services to support a critical position that will aid in […]
March 7, 2019

Nonprofit organization works to expand David Dewett Veteran’s Memorial

Van Vlack, a Vietnam and Iraqi Freedom veteran who served 30 years in the Oregon Army National Guard, said the monuments will honor both the …
March 7, 2019

VEText enhances access and improves experience for Veterans

Vietnam-era Veteran James Preston (pictured above) uses his mobile phone much like any other person.  He reads his email, surfs the net, streams video, even plays […]