Helping Heal: Tragedy Assistance Program Connects Thousands of Survivors

Posted in Uncategorized 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 »

Three New Year’s Resolutions for Military Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on January 16, 2017
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It is 2017, finally. Last year was rough for many people. Several beloved actors and musicians passed away during the year. And many of you may have also had family or friends pass away as well. As we think about the New Year and what it brings, let us suggest three New Year's resolutions for military Read More »

The Best Military and Veteran Discounts in San Antonio, TX

Posted in Uncategorized 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 »

What You Need To Know About The Vocational Rehab (VR&E) Program

Posted in Uncategorized on January 3, 2017
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The Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) Program, also referred to as the Chapter 31 program, helps veterans with service-connected disabilities and/or an employment handicaps prepare for, find, and keep jobs. The program provides services that include job searching assistance, vocational, technical or other workforce training; and can also help veterans locate or purchase required job supplies or equipment. Read More »

3 Must-Read Books About Military Women

Posted in Uncategorized on January 2, 2017
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Women have faced many challenges throughout history, including their struggle to become equal members of the military community. With nearly 200,000 active servicewomen and 1.8 million female veterans, women are a growing cohort in many of today’s worldwide military operations. It is important to understand the history of how women have made their mark in Read More »

Find More Military Discounts in Dallas, Texas

Posted in Uncategorized on December 28, 2016
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You’ve probably heard that many business and services like to show their appreciation to military personnel and veterans by offering discounts and special deals, and companies in Dallas are no different. When shopping or choosing a service provider, it never hurts to ask if they offer a military discount. While you shouldn’t necessarily expect one Read More »

Services Offered For Blind And Visually Impaired Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on December 27, 2016
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It is estimated that there are approximately 131,000 Veterans in the United States who are legally blind, and more than one million Veterans who have some form of visual impairment that impacts their day to day lives. As Veterans from Vietnam, Korea,  Desert Storm and the War on Terror continue to age, those numbers will Read More »

Save More with Military Discounts in Phoenix, Arizona

Posted in Uncategorized on December 26, 2016
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 You’ve served your country admirably and you and your family have made many sacrifices over the years as part of your service. Many Americans, including many business owners, look for ways to say thank you to American veterans and active duty members by offering discounts on everyday services and products. These discounts can add up Read More »

5 Christmas Gifts Your Service Dog Will Love

Posted in Uncategorized on December 21, 2016
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For thousands of U.S. veterans, a service dog is a member of their family, and just as with any member of the family, they’d enjoy finding a few special gifts under the Christmas tree this year. Of course, service dogs enjoy the usual range of treats, toys, and fun. But thanks to their very specific Read More »

Spreading Cheer: Handwritten Letters Show Support to Troops

Posted in Uncategorized on December 20, 2016
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Even in the digital age, the holiday season still means for many Americans a chance to send and receive beautiful and heartfelt notes and cards in the mail. There’s something special about the old-fashioned, hard copy letters and cards that can be saved, displayed, held in the hand, and reread at any time. Now imagine Read More »

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