Paws to Patriots: Otsego Shelter Matches Pets with Vets

Rules to Boost Employment for Veterans with Disabilities

By Sam Hananel, The Associated Press

Mental Health and Wellness Workgroups Formed

Veterans Appreciation Night with TC Roller Derby on July 20

TC Roller Derby

Traverse City Roller Derby proudly presents Veterans Appreciation Night at their July Double Header on Saturday, July 20 at the Grand Traverse Civic Center--Cherry Bombs vs. Capital Corruption and Toxic Cherries vs. Lansing Derby Vixens. 

VA Launches Hotline to Answer Questions on VA Health Care and Benefits for Women Veterans

1-855-VA-WOMEN (1-855-829-6636)

Returning Troops & the Transition Back to School

President Obama’s 2013 State of the Union Address expressed a desire to bring home 34,000 American troops currently serving in Afghanistan over the next year; 80% of citizens agree this undertaking is necessary. Thanks to the GI Bill ...

VA and White House Honor Women Veterans Who Make a Difference

Fourteen women Veterans from across the country were selected by The White House as a Women Veterans Champion of Change.  They were honored in ceremonies hosted by the White House and the Department of Veterans Affairs on March 19.

St. Patrick Men’s Club Hosts Benefit for Local Veterans & Reining Liberty Ranch

Veterans Wait for Benefits as Claims Pile Up

For Dennis Selsky, a Vietnam-era veteran with multiple sclerosis, it was lost documents. It seemed that every time he sent records to the Department of Veterans Affairs, they disappeared into the ether.

4 Challenges Facing Disabled Veterans And How To Overcome Them

As two wars draw to a close, the roughly 1.6 million veterans who have fought for America and survived will soon find themselves in the most civilian of activities -- looking for a job. For those who have already come ...

Removing Barriers for Community Members in Need

Disability Network/Northern MichiganYouth Build Northwest, and Freedom Builders partnered  as volunteers for the 17th annual United Way’s Day of Caring at Brown Lumber in Traverse City.  Due to the increase of requests from people in need ...

Horses for Heroes Provides Inner Peace to Veterans




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