Tagged: public service announcement

At-Risk Veterans and The Holidays

The #holidays can be stressful. When a #Veteran you know is at risk and in crisis #VeteransCrisisLine is here. Call 1-800-273-8255 & Press 1 The holiday season can be a time of stress, depression, or feeling overwhelmed. It’s important to recognize when emotions reach a crisis point — especially when thoughts of suicide arise. Learn to recognize warning signs in… Read more

Today, March 30th, We Observe Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day!

Today, March 30th, the nation observes “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”.  March 30th marks the historic withdrawal of United States troops from Vietnam on March 30, 1973.  Please join Veteran Owned Business, our members, families and friends as we pay tribute to the valiant service of Vietnam War and Vietnam-Era Veterans. All around our great nation there will be celebrations… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Celebrates its Sixth Anniversary

Happy Veterans Day! And A Big “Thank You” For Your Continued Support! We are very proud to announce the 6th Anniversary of the launch of the Veteran Owned Business Project!   It seems like it was only yesterday when we launched the Veteran Owned Business Project as an online communication tool and resource hub for veterans, active duty military, reservists, service disabled veterans… Read more

June 27, 2014 Marks PTSD Awareness Day

About PTSD Awareness The National Center for PTSD promotes awareness of PTSD and effective treatments throughout the year. Starting in 2010, Congress named June 27th PTSD Awareness Day (S. Res. 455). Since then, during the month of June, we ask everyone to help us raise PTSD awareness. Following trauma, most people experience stress reactions but many do not develop PTSD. Mental… Read more

United States Celebrates 2014 Armed Forces Week – May 10th thru 18th

Armed Forces Week Starts: Saturday May 10th (2nd Saturday in May) Armed Forces Day: Saturday, May 17th (3rd Saturday in May) Armed Forces Week Ends: Sunday May 18th (Sunday after Armed Forces Day) Armed Forces Week is traditionally scheduled to coincide with Armed Forces Day and offers an opportunity for our community to express its gratitude to the military for their… Read more

PTSD Resources List of Organizations and Government Agencies

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Resources Post-Traumatic Stress Injury (PTSI) Department of Veterans Affairs To provide a wealth of resources to our US Veterans, VA is made up of three branches, Veterans Health (VHA), Veterans Benefits (VBA), and Cemetery. Veterans Health Administration (VHA) This VHA site provides access to apply for health benefits. Read real stories from Inside Veterans Health, or access the… Read more

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day 2014

Attention Veteran Owned Business Members and Visitors: This coming March 29th, the nation will observe “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day”.  Please join Veteran Owned Business, our members, families and friends as we pay tribute to the valiant service of Vietnam War and Vietnam-Era Veterans. All around our great nation there will be celebrations and opportunities to thank the veterans of the Vietnam… Read more