The Tema Conter Memorial Trust is Canada's leading provider of peer support, family assistance, and training for first responders, public safety & military personnel dealing with mental health injuries like PTSD. Tema's toll-free peer & family support hotline is 1-888-288-8036. Watch Tema's PSA here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FCxtCrLXsCE
We are a group of current conflict veterans that strive to help other combat veterans succeed through extreme sports. We utilize as many veteran extreme sports as we can to take the edge out of civilian life. Some of us have wounds left over from combat, others can't be seen - but we all benefit from getting out and meeting people that have been in our shoes.
Invisible wounds brings hope, healing, and education to those struggling with pain and trauma and those who are trying to help them. Their purpose is to bring closure and healing to those who are hurting.
Heroes Media Group is a podcast network and broadcasting platform dedicated to providing a voice for our community heroes and those who support them. HMG is dedicated to providing education, entertainment and empowerment to: Active Duty, Reserve, Veteran, Retired, Military, Firefighters, First Responders, Law Enforcement, Educators, Medical Professionals, and Clergy. Founded in 2015 To be the voice for all Community Heroes by bridging the gap between hero, citizen and the communities they protect, educate, and empower. Learn more about the benefits of joining our network.
Spirit’s Promise Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation rescues horses who have been abused, neglected, or unwanted. When these beautiful animals arrive, we give them a new educational and recuperative purpose — and in return, they repay us with love, sensitivity, and an innate spirituality unique to the species. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PWlfBLn1D8
Our Mission is to make it just a little easier for Veterans to commit to the full extent of the treatment protocol. This includes various forms of orientation, the full ninety days in treatment, and the program-prescribed aftercare.
Our mission is to provide education, support and viable self-help tools to all Public Civil Servants and their families for the purpose of managing, reducing and eventually eliminating the compressive stress effects, such as PTSD and suicide. We come together to unite, support and connect our First Responders, Families, Organizations and Communities for each other's wellbeing.
Hundreds of thousands of our veterans, home from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, have returned suffering from Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Far too often they come home and find their spouses and children suffering as well. Welcome Back Veterans (WBV) was created to inspire Americans to reach out and help our returning veterans and their families. These heroes were there when we needed them-they served us all and kept us safe-it is our turn to be there for them.
The Military Resilience Project (MRP) was formed to proactively engage service members, veterans, and military family members in community-based activities with the goal of fostering connection, support, and mutual understanding both for those who served and our larger civilian population. Since January of 2014, Military Resilience Project has served over 1,300 military members, veterans, and military family members in the area of behavioral health and wellness. MRP has helped to improve overall quality of life and sustainability for veterans experiencing issues related to identity, PTS, homelessness, emotional imbalance, and other transitional struggles.
No matter where you live, there is a drug rehab center that can help you overcome your addiction. We can help you find treatment based on your location, budget, and specific needs and help you get started quickly.Type your paragraph here. It's time to change your story.
Anglers Anonymous Ventura Coast is a chapter of Anglers Anonymous Central Coast. We are a nonprofit fishing organization located on the Ventura Coast of California. We exist to share our passion of fishing with veterans who may not otherwise be able to engage in this amazing activity. You never know what treats the ocean will have in store for you. Sometimes you catch a Humpback Whale show or a Great White Shark sighting along with plenty of other amazing fish in between. We love to fish and we love to share this lifestyle with others who can benefit from the relaxation of the open waters. Imagine providing that peace of mind to Veterans at no cost to them. Join us in helping build a network of veterans helping other veterans.
The Patriot Guard Riders is a diverse amalgamation of riders from across the nation. We have one thing in common besides motorcycles. We have an unwavering respect for those who risk their very lives for America’s freedom and security including Fallen Military Heroes, First Responders and honorably discharged Veterans. If you share this respect, please join us.
American Dream U is a non-profit dedicated to helping our military get the education and access to resources they need to find their dream job or to start a business of their own. American Dream U has always focused on completing the very important mission of career, business & professional development of our brothers in arms. Overall we are a team dedicated to bridging the gap between military and civilian. We provide tools to active military, veterans and their spouses. The arsenal of tools we provide is always growing and it includes: national events, professional leadership and mentorship speeches, monthly meetups, an online educational program, a transition book that highlights veteran success stories, and a start-up accelerator program.
We are a veteran lead, 503 (c)3 chartered non-profit organization in Colorado. We are community oriented and outdoor focused orgnization. Our approach is strategic and holistic, focusing on mind, body and purpose. Our goal is to deliver the greatest impact to veteran's through a variety of outdoor trips and events.
We seek to stir your innate curiosity for the world beyond the urban vacuum. With Adventures Accessed, unlock the majesty of wild spaces you do not know exist in the Midwest. We provide you the transportation, equipment, knowledge and confidence you need to thrive in the outdoors. You'll forge bonds with yourself, your campmates and your native woodlands. Learn to connect by disconnecting.
You’d think that coming home would be the easy part. But transitioning from military to civilian life is often a challenge. The Road Home Program at the Center for Veterans and Their Families at Rush provides timely and confidential support, counseling and veteran health services to help you and your family understand, heal from and cope with the invisible wounds of war. You aren’t in this alone. Services at the Road Home Program are provided regardless of discharge status or ability to pay.
Project9line's mission is to support Veterans including those with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, by providing venues for them to communicate their experiences and express themselves. We offer Veteran networking, programs, workshops and opportunities for all Military and Veterans to tell their story through the Arts and Activities.
We believe those touched by military service can succeed at home by restoring their sense of self, family, and hope. Nationally, Hope For The Warriors provides comprehensive support programs for service members, veterans, and military families that are focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement, and connections to community resources.
Mental Health America (MHA) - founded in 1909 - is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting the overall mental health of all Americans. Our work is driven by our commitment to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention services for all; early identification and intervention for those at risk; integrated care, services, and supports for those who need it; with recovery as the goal.
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We do believe that healing begins with a mission and a battle buddy. Our Mission is to ensure that veterans and their families receive programs and services that will help them acclimate back to family and civilian life.
An award winning and pioneering project, Surf Action is dedicated to serving the needs of military veterans (including TAs and reservists) and their families, especially those affected by PTSD and physical injuries or those struggling to re-adjust to civilian life. We also support those who have served or are serving in the ‘blue-light’ emergency services. By making use of the stunning coastal environment and offering holistic support which takes into account the practical, social and psychological difficulties which some veterans can experience, we do not seek to replicate the valuable work carried out by existing military organisations and charities, but to complement, signpost to, and work with them to fill the gaps identified by the veterans who come to us.
We are dedicated to providing proactive assistance for veterans and their families with their transition back into the civilian workplace.
We offer a personalized service to make sure companies can reach out to this audience of exiting Military Professional, their Spouses and Dependents, DoD Employees and Contractors, Retirees, National Guard Active/Inactive and Veterans that have left the military and are already in the civilian workforce looking to advance their careers.
We recognize that active service members could be better served by utilizing their skills of planning and efficiency, as well as information gathering, and decided to create a platform with which they could successfully manage their own transition back to civilian life. Through working with recruiters, educational organizations, local businesses, and health providers our goal is to create a platform that will help veterans and their families plan a successful and meaningful life after service.
The Mesothelioma Veterans Center was created to provide information and assistance to veterans regarding treatment, clinical trials, and VA benefits for veterans suffering from asbestos illnesses. The MVC was founded by retired Navy LCDR Carl Jewett. Commander Jewett is a VA-accredited claims agent and has helped hundreds of veterans get approved for their VA benefits after developing mesothelioma or asbestos related lung cancer from their asbestos exposure in the military.
The campaign has two main goals. Our primary goal is raising awareness of the high rates of mental health issues that affect first responders. Due to the stresses first responders are exposed to, they have increased rates of PTSD, depression, anxiety, substance abuse and suicide. In addition, we aim to provide education for responders on multiple mental health related topics. Our education includes teaching people how to look out for themselves and their peers and how to talk to someone in crisis. We also educate first responders about reducing stress, improving resilience, and how to access mental health care.
Founded in 2008, the company helps others “Stand Tall” by applying personalized artwork onto Prosthetic Limbs, Orthopedic Braces and Pediatric Cranial Helmets, empowering fellow amputees to express their individualistic ideas through custom orthotic tattoo. The artwork is reflective of the person who wears it, much like someone’s tattoo, there is personal meaning, sometimes obvious in content, sometimes more covert, and of meaning only to the wearer.
Lift For The 22 is an organization designed to fight the suicide epidemic in the veteran community. Our program is designed to help beneficiaries obtain a gym membership and put them in a program that will help them maintain a healthy fitness oriented lifestyle. Our mission is to bring awareness to Veteran suicides and lower the prevalence. We aim to promote Veteran support networks in the fitness community and offset membership costs for veterans through gym partnerships and non-profit donations.
ReGroup Foundation was founded in 2015 when Army Ranger medic Antonio Ruiz and his partner and the mother of an Air Force A10 crew chief Stephanie Solton decided to donate their property in New Braunfels, TX to create the first ReGroup Ranch; a place where exiting service members can live FREE of charge while they take a moment to decompress, figure out their next step, and implement a sound plan of attack…
Dogs 4 Warriors, Inc is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing highly trained service dogs at no cost to Veterans of all eras suffering from PTSD, TBI, and other combat related injuries. Founded and located just outside Bowerston, Ohio, Dogs 4 Warriors, Inc is an 86 acre full service facility. Managed by its founder, Sheila Slezak, a Master Dog Trainer and behaviorist, who has been training Police K9's and Personal Protection Dogs for Senior Executives, and family pets for over 25 years.
Warriors Heart® provides private treatment to adult men and women 18 and older who are seeking inpatient treatment for chemical dependency, alcohol abuse, and co-occurring psychological disorders relating to PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) or the psychological effects of MTBI (mild traumatic brain injury).
The major function of Rolling Thunder®, Inc. is to publicize the POW-MIA issue: To educate the public that many American Prisoners of War were left behind after all previous wars and to help correct the past and to protect future Veterans from being left behind should they become Prisoners of War-Missing In Action. We are also committed to helping American Veterans from all wars.
In April of 2009, a group of military spouses got together in the hopes of making a difference in the lives of military families. They knew the issues surrounding military families and saw a need for a platform where military family members could join forces with the general public and their communities to address the challenges of military life.
Since then, BSF has grown from a few military spouses around a kitchen table to more than 150,000 members and over 35 communities and chapters around the globe. Our programs and services reach more than 1.5 million military families every year.
Our mission is to guide mesothelioma patients and their loved ones toward answers, care options, and free health solutions that improve their lives. Mesothelioma Guide was founded with over a decade of experience serving the mesothelioma community and a commitment to creating a better environment for patients and family members. By remaining a for-profit company, we’re able to dedicate hundreds of thousands of dollars in free top-tier resources and patient support staff.
Brandon is a 10 year Combat Veteran from Houston, Texas and is now producing a brand new line of outstanding coffee that reflects some of the experiences individuals have while serving this great country of ours. Brandon reflected on his time in the service when coffee was held in high regard just to be able to function. He knew that if he designed a military/veteran friendly coffee brand that he could have some serious customers, but that’s not all. “All of the proceeds go back into the company with a portion being donated to charitable veterans organizations”
We help patients and families get compensation through asbestos and mesothelioma trust funds.
The LCpl Janos V Lutz Live To Tell, Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in South Florida, founded to decrease veteran suicide as a result of Post-Traumatic Stress (PTS), raise awareness, and provide support for returning veterans & their families. In 2014 the foundation launched its first LCpl Lutz Buddy Up Combat Outpost in Davie, FL. Here the Connect, Recognize, Live campaign was implemented which has proven to be an effective method in assisting veterans living with PTS.
Long Island Center for Recovery (LICR) is a comprehensive rehab center providing addiction treatment and recovery for adults struggling with alcohol addiction, drug addiction, addiction to prescription drugs such as depressants, opioids and stimulants. LICR's mission is to promote physical, emotional and spiritual well-being in our clients utilizing private and group settings by traditional evidence-based treatment techniques and holistic therapies. Our treatment programs incorporate a didactic approach to addiction treatment, with conservative experiential and expressive therapies.
Our first priority is helping people move from a hot moment to a cool calm, guiding you to create a plan to stay safe and healthy. YOU = our priority. We believe data science and technology make us faster and more accurate. While we love data science and technology, we don’t think robots make great Crisis Counselors. Instead, we use this stuff to make us faster and more accurate–but every text is viewed by a human. We believe in open collaboration. We share our learnings in newsletters, at conferences and on social media. And, we’ve opened our data to help fuel other people’s work.
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