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Hero Miles: Reuniting Families of Injured Warriors

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Military Families on May 2, 2017
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When a U.S. service member is injured or ill, he or she may need to receive treatment at a VA facility far from home, making for a long, lonely recovery process. Traveling to their treatment location can be an expensive undertaking, not to mention paying for loved ones to travel there to be at their Read More »

How to Become a PTSD Counselor

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Veterans News on April 24, 2017
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The impact that war has on soldiers has been studied as far back as the American Civil War, when Jacob Mendez Da Costa, a cardiologist and assistant surgeon in the U.S. Army, started studying a condition in which soldiers reported a set of symptoms similar to heart disease, though no physical abnormalities could be found. Read More »

Tips for Finding Reputable Military Charities

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Military Families, Veterans News on March 28, 2017
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There are more than 40,000 charities in the U.S. that support active duty and veteran members of the Armed Forces, and people donate more than $2.5 billion annually to these organizations. So how can you ensure that you are giving your money to a group that will use it wisely and truly benefit military members? Read More »

Veteran Discounts in Atlanta

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Military Families, Veterans News on March 1, 2017
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The state the capital of Georgia, Atlanta is a meeting of the historic and the trendy. The city played an important part in both the Civil War and the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, and today is emerging as a destination for fine dining and leisure activities. For veterans living in and around Atlanta, or those Read More »

The Best Veteran Discounts in Houston

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Military Families, Veterans News on February 28, 2017
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As Texas’ most populated city, Houston offers a wide range of activities and attractions, ranging from fine arts, to historic, to professional-grade athletic competition. Many of these venues provide helpful discounts to active duty and veterans, making fun excursions more accessible than ever to thousands of Houston veterans and their families. As with most veteran Read More »

Discounts for Veterans in Chicago

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Tips for Caregivers and Seniors, Uncategorized, Veterans News on February 24, 2017
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With more than 10 million residents and more than 54 million tourists visiting every year, Chicago is the third largest city in the U.S and a popular home and destination for military families and veterans. For these veterans, their honorable service has earned them many beneficial benefits and services, and Chicago upholds its military-friendly reputation Read More »

Veteran Discounts for Orlando

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Military Families on February 14, 2017
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Orlando is one of the Unites States’ most popular vacation destinations, thanks to its wide range of theme parks and attractions – most under the Walt Disney World umbrella – and it’s beautiful, sunny weather. For military members and their families, the great news is that many of these destinations offer substantial discounts to make Read More »

Veteran Benefits in Connecticut

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Tips for Caregivers and Seniors on February 8, 2017
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More than 207,000 veterans live in the Constitution State, and Connecticut has several established organizations and specialized benefits for veterans and their families. Connecticut has provided care for Veterans and their dependents for over 140 years. The first veterans home was founded in 1864, known as Fitch’s Home for Soldiers and Their Orphans, named after Read More »

Veteran Benefits and Resources in Colorado

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Tips for Caregivers and Seniors on February 7, 2017
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More than 409,000 veterans call Colorado home, with approximately 170,000 of them over the age of 65. Service in the U.S. armed forces earns a veteran and his or her family a wide range of benefits, but knowing where to start can be a bit daunting. Here are some of the top veteran resources for Read More »

Veteran Benefits and Support in Alaska

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Tips for Caregivers and Seniors on February 6, 2017
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The state of Alaska has more veterans per capita than any other state, and one in three either military or a dependent. With a large community of veteran hunters and fishermen, plenty of peaceful, open spaces and natural beauty, comfort with firearms, and a pervasive spirit of independence and self-reliance, Alaska is a great fit Read More »

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