HEROES AT SEA - Thanksgiving Week 2014
Camp Hometown Heroes is specifically designed to provide the children of fallen U.S. service members ages 7-17 with opportunities for friendship, fun, acceptance, and personal growth. Through the support of pediatric grief specialists the children and teenagers are provided the chance to grieve and heal. At long last, children of the fallen are given the chance to grow and heal together.
Phone:262-377-6500 ext 843
Address:995 Badger Cr Grafton, WI 53024
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH AREA: (or within one hour driving distance)
Canine Angels is a nonprofit dedicated to serving disabled veterans and first responders in the coastal Carolina region. We rescue dogs from shelters and train them to become certified service dogs to assist those to whom we owe our freedom and safety.
Our Angels perform tasks to mitigate physical challenges and ease psychological suffering to help veterans resume meaningful lives.
Address:2837 Loblolly Ave Little River, SC 29566
Canine Companions for Independence is recognized by the VA as an accredited assistance dog provider. Canine Companions and the VA want to help injured veterans understand the benefits an assistance dog might be able to provide them.
We train 4 types of assistance dogs: Service Dogs, Facility Dogs, Skilled Companions; Hearing Dogs.
However, Canine Companions does not train or place dogs for the following; to do guide work for the blind, to do seizure or diabetic alert/response, to...
Address:PO Box 446 Santa Rosa, CA 95401-0446
This helpful and informative booklet serves family caregivers
Address:4720 Montgomery Lane 2nd Floor Bethesda, MD USA
Career One Stop, provides useful help for transitioning military training and service into marketable skills for civilian employment.
Address: 200 Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC 21210
Caregiver Resource Directory was designed to provide information in a manner that enables you to quickly identify many of the available resources that address your particular needs and requirements. In addition, this directory serves as another tangible demonstration from a grateful nation that you are not in this alone! Whatever particular challenges you are facing, or whatever specific help you need, we hope this directory can help.
Address:200 Stovall Street Room 11N01 Alexandria, VA 22332
AARP has a wealth of information easily accessed and available to non-members. Caregiving Guides as well as forms and assistance for veterans information can be obtained through the site.
Address:3200 East Carson Street Lakewood, CA
Catch-a-Lift Fund was started to help wounded post 9-11 service members start and maintain their healing process, both mentally and physically, through physical fitness by providing them with gifted gym memberships anywhere in the United States. CATCH A LIFT pays for yearly gym memberships. If the wounded veteran's injury requires assistance, they may choose a "buddy" to assist them at the gym and the "buddy's" yearly membership will be paid for as well. CATCH A LIFT will also provide in-home ...
Address:Box 39622 c/o Christopher Coffland Memorial Fund Baltimore, MD 21212
FORT WORTH, Texas ~ Tarrant - Witchita - or Denton County
Veteran Services is a joint project between the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Catholic Charities Fort Worth. It is a product of the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) grant through the VA and aligns with the VA and aligns with the VA's goal to end veteran homelessness by 2015.
This collaboration between the VA and CCFW is purposed to promote housing stability among low-income veterans and th...
Address:249 W Thornill Fort Worth, TX
CDC’s (Center for Disease Control) research and programs work to prevent TBI and help people better recognize, respond, and recover if a TBI occurs.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a serious public health problem in the United States. Each year, traumatic brain injuries contribute to a substantial number of deaths and cases of permanent disability. In 2010 2.5 million TBIs occured either as an isolated injury or along with other injuries.1
A TBI is caused by a bump, blow or ...
Address:4770 Buford Hwy NE MS F-63 Atlanta, GA 30341-3717