Tagged: TBI

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

Operation Engage America – Norfolk NE Veteran Resource Fair

Event: Operation Engage America – Norfolk, Nebraska Veteran Resource Fair Date: Saturday Sept 24th, 2016 Time: From 1pm-4pm (vendors set up at 12:00pm) Location: Lifelong Learning Center -Northeast Community College Campus 801 East Benjamin Ave Norfolk, NE 68701 Event into: The goal of the Operation Engage America – Norfolk resource fair is to create an invigorating and educational day of awareness… Read more

Nurturing Our Warriors Week in Las Vegas – 10/8 through 10/12

Gala presentation of a new Veteran Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Center in Las Vegas, designed to provide hyperbaric oxygen therapy to treat Veterans suffering from traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress. This amazing technology restores the lives of Veterans, athletes, police and firefighters and their families and is a game-changer in the fight against the epidemic of Veteran depression, homelessness and suicide… Read more
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FIRE-FX, LLC Donates Professional Home Theater Media Systems to PTSD Foundation of America

Texas based, veteran owned, media system manufacturer FIRE-FX, LLC supports Houston area veterans in need by donating professional home theater media systems. Houston, TX (PRWEB) February 11, 2015 FIRE-FX, LLC, (http://www.fire-fx.tv) a veteran owned and operated business, is thrilled to be able to support the PTSD Foundation of America in its continued mission to serve our military, veterans and their… Read more

Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund Receives $500K Donation From Military Order of the Purple Heart Service Foundation

Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund Receives $500,000 donation from the Military Order of the Purple Heart Foundation to jumpstart construction of Fourth Medical Center to treat Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in troops. Fort Bragg, NC NICoE Satellite Center to Break Ground Later This Year New York, NY (January 7, 2014) – The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund… Read more

June 27th is National Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day!

The United States Senate has unanimously approved legislation authored by Senator Kent Conrad designating June 27, 2013  as National PTSD Awareness Day. Click here to view our PTSD Resources Section. The event is part of Senator Conrad’s continuing efforts to bring greater awareness to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), a severe anxiety disorder often associated with having experienced the trauma of combat.… Read more

We proudly welcome Disabled Veterans SCUBA Project

Veteran Owned Business is proud to welcome Disabled Veterans SCUBA Project of Los Alamitos, California (Los Angeles County CA) to the Veteran Owned Business Directory Nonprofit Section. Disabled Veterans SCUBA Project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit of unpaid volunteers that provides Basic Open Water SCUBA Certification for veterans with a disability including (but not limited to) TBI, PTSD/PTSI, Paralysis (paraplegic, quadriplegic) amputee (1… Read more