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 »

Veteran Benefits and Services in Arkansas

Posted in Tips for Caregivers and Seniors, Veterans News on February 2, 2017
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With its abundant wildlife and park system, mountains, caves, rivers and hot springs, it’s no surprise that many veterans choose to call Arkansas home. Veterans and their families are eligible for a wide range of benefits and support, and also can connect to the network of Arkansas veterans through the help of local organizations. One Read More »

Veteran Benefits and Services in California

Posted in Tips for Caregivers and Seniors, Veterans News on February 1, 2017
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California has long lead the nation in the largest number of veterans living within its borders, with more than 1.8 million former servicemen and women calling it home. A veteran’s honorable service has earned a long list of benefits and services, but finding and accessing these can at times be challenging. Happily, California’s major cities Read More »

Veteran Benefits and Resources for Alabama

Posted in Military Families, Tips for Caregivers and Seniors, Veterans News on January 31, 2017
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The state of Alabama has a long and proud history of serving the nation through military service and today, the state is home to more than 412,000 veterans, with 170,000 of these are age 65 and over. There are many resources available to Alabama veterans, including state-of-art facilities and a full structure of support to Read More »

All the Veteran Benefits You Need in Arizona

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Military Families, Tips for Caregivers and Seniors, Veterans News on January 26, 2017
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With more than 528,000 veterans living in Arizona, the state is home to more than 24% of the nation’s veteran population. Approximately half of these veterans are age 65 and older, and Arizona veterans can access numerous support programs for veterans, through both state and non-profit organizations. If you’re living in the Sonoran Desert, you’ll Read More »

Helping Heal: Tragedy Assistance Program Connects Thousands of Survivors

Posted in Tips for Caregivers and Seniors, Veterans News on January 17, 2017
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In November 1992, eight soldiers perished in a C-12 crash in Alaska. Their families were at a loss. In their grief, they struggled to find a support system, and finally turned to each other for help. Here they found understanding and assistance they could find nowhere else; no one else could know what they were Read More »

5 Unique Gifts for Military Stationed Overseas

Posted in Military Families on January 11, 2017
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Being stationed overseas in the U.S. military has some definite perks – interesting and oftentimes exotic scenery, famous places to visit, and new adventures for the making. However, the holidays can surprise a servicemember with some serious homesickness, and he or she may find themselves missing even the simplest things about life back on domestic Read More »

The Best Military and Veteran Discounts in San Antonio, TX

Posted in Jobs and Businesses, Military Families, Veterans News on January 10, 2017
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Known as “Military City, USA,” San Antonio, Texas has been home to a consistent military presence for nearly 300 years and today boasts one of the nation's largest active and retired military populations. San Antonio is also home to the Department of Defense’s largest medical center at Joint Base San Antonio Fort Sam Houston. Because Read More »