June 19, 2018

Preventing suicide among LGBT Veterans

Suicide prevention is VA’s highest clinical priority. Our most vulnerable Veteran communities, including LGBT Veterans, face some of the biggest obstacles in seeking help. LGBT Veterans […]
June 18, 2018

VA releases national suicide data report

VA released findings today from its most recent analysis of Veteran suicide data for all 50 states and the District of Columbia. This report yields several […]
June 12, 2018

VA and PsychArmor Institute offer online suicide prevention training

VA, in collaboration with PsychArmor Institute, a national nonprofit that provides online education and support to Americans who work with, live with or care for military […]
May 31, 2018

President’s executive order supporting mental health care for transitioning service members now underway

VA announced that the White House has approved an interagency plan to implement President Trump’s executive order supporting Veterans with mental health care and suicide-prevention resources […]
May 29, 2018

Battling Depression And Suicide Among Female Veterans

Female veterans have higher rates of depression and suicide than their male counterparts. Advocates say the VA must step up its efforts to reach women who […]
May 19, 2018

Veterans march to raise awareness of suicide

But for Steven Olson, an Oregon State University student and U.S. Army veteran who organized the march, creating an opportunity for veterans to …
April 26, 2018

My New Mission: Saving Vets Who Can’t Save Themselves

I wish I could’ve saved my soldiers. I was 22 years old when I became a platoon leader overseeing and taking care of 40 soldiers in […]
March 9, 2018

American Legion Post 10 exploring suicide hotline

Albany American Legion Post 10 is organizing an effort to create a suicide hotline specifically geared toward veterans and people serving in the armed forces.
February 27, 2018

Combatting veteran suicide

CrossFit Prineville donates five free one-year memberships for veterans through Lift For The 22