Tagged: PTSD

Memory Improvement 101

Vision Statement To provide quality, innovative memory improvement training  primarily to Military Veterans, First Responders (Law Enforcement, Fire Rescue, and Emergency Medical Services) and their families that will help improve their memories and their quality of life. Mission Statement Remember Vets, Inc. is committed to helping Military Veterans, First Responders, and their families to defeat memory loss  that’s especially associated with PTSD… Read more
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VA partners with OnStar to bring suicide prevention services to Veterans with the push of a button

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today it is partnering with OnStar’s emergency services to improve access to suicide prevention resources for Veterans. This partnership will offer Veterans in crisis the opportunity to be transferred to around-the-clock, confidential support via VA’s Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) when they use the emergency services button in an OnStar-equipped vehicle… Read more

Combat Vets

The world of PTSD can make us feel so alone and overwhelmed. We all need peer support. At the Veterans Memorial building, we host weekly meetings and counseling sessions for veterans who have experienced combat. We provide a safe place for you to share or just listen. No need to RSVP, please just come and join a few others who… Read more

Band Aid Music Festival 2020

You won’t want to miss an afternoon of friends, food, fun and performances by amazing musicians and help injured veterans at the same time. All proceeds go to our Medical Treatment Grant Program which helps veterans with TBI & PTSD afford cutting-edge treatment. Like us on Facebook for the latest updates! PARKING MAP Buy Ticket  It’s a great big party… Read more
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VA Releases 2019 National Veteran Suicide Prevention Annual Report

VA released the 2019 National Veteran Suicide Prevention Annual Report, which includes findings from its most recent analysis of 2005–2017 suicide rates for both Veteran and non-Veteran populations. Data from the report emphasizes that suicide is a public health problem impacting Veterans and non-Veterans across the nation. VA offers within this report a renewed and determined call to unrelentingly address… Read more
VA Releases National Suicide Data Report

VA Releases National Suicide Data Report

Analysis Part of VA’s Comprehensive Examination of More Than 55 Million Death Records WASHINGTON — Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released findings from its most recent analysis of Veteran suicide data for all 50 states and the District of Columbia. This report yields several important insights:  Suicide rates increased for both Veterans and non-Veterans, underscoring the fact… Read more

VA to Provide Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy to Some Veterans with Chronic PTSD

Join over 300,000 supporters On… WASHINGTON — Today, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced it will offer Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) as a treatment option for a small number of Veterans with persistent post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms resistant to standard options. Providers from the Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System and the VA Northern California Health Care… Read more