Volunteer For Homeless Veterans

Thoughts On Volunteering For Homeless Veterans – Veteran Warrior Outreach We need more volunteers who can help veterans more than ever before. Why should you volunteer with veterans? Volunteering with veterans is a considerate and effective way to show your gratitude to them. Many organizations and centers are in need of volunteers in providing their […]

Homeless Veterans With PTSD Statistics

A Look Into PTSD Statistics Regarding Veterans Who are Homeless The higher levels of PTSD among veterans could play an important role in determining the reasons why they are disproportionately represented in the U.S. homeless population. Although veterans comprise approximately 9 percent of the total population, they make up approximately 12 percent of homeless people. […]

Homeless Veterans And Mental Illness

Addressing The Issue Of Veterans, Homelessness And Mental Illness The connection between the issue of homelessness and mental health issue is a complex one, but research shows the existence of a connection between the two. While there is sometimes no connection to mental illness in all homeless veterans, the result of long term homelessness can […]

Needs Of Veterans Today

The Veteran Experience – Veteran Warrior Outreach Veterans who say they’ve been affected by PTSD are more likely to experience these issues than those who didn’t, and how are veterans treated today concerning this? For example, about six in ten (61 percent) claim they faced difficulties paying their expenses. In addition, about four in ten […]

Are Veterans Getting The Help They Need?

Assisting Rural Veterans Who Need Help Do Programs or grants to assist veterans living in the backwoods with transportation for transportation to VA medical centers and other VA and non-VA facilities to receive medical treatment exist? (how numerous veterans need assistance to treat PTSD) Department of Veterans Affairs program Grants for Transport of Veterans in […]

Donate Dogs For Wounded Warriors

Dogs for Wounded Warriors Many service dog businesses have shifted to selective breeding programs for dogs which have reduced the opportunities that canines will contribute an animal companion for service. But there are still opportunities there. It’s just a matter of opening your eyes to the multitude of reasons that can benefit from pets as […]

Veteran Suicide Causes

Responding To Veteran Suicide: What Is The Leading Cause Of Veteran Suicide? Suicide is the 10th most common cause of death in the United States. One of the most important aspects to consider is that suicides have always been under-reported for a variety of reasons. Experts have estimated that the rate of suicide could be […]

Veteran Suicide Rate Compared To General Population

What’s Being Done To Help Prevent Veteran Suicide Five times more than the general population. How to stop veteran suicide. The suicide rate was the 11th most common cause of death within the United States in 2020 (what is being done to help to prevent veteran suicide?). For each person who dies through suicide, 25 […]

How Many Veterans Commit Suicide A Day?

Do Veteran Commit Suicide At 22 Per Day Every single day 22 veterans commit themselves to death. This is a suicide rate of 1 EVERY 65-80 minutes (APPROX). While that’s a staggering figure is, the actual amount could be higher. The VA researchers analyzed the death certificates of 21 states to create the 2010 national […]

When Is Veteran Suicide Awareness Month

Be There for Veterans In Crisis: Listen To Their Pain The 10th of September will be World Suicide Prevention Day, as part of National Suicide Prevention Month. In conjunction with this campaign, veteran Warrior Outreach is committed to preventing suicide among the military population. Therefore, we should be sharing information and stories about our commitment […]