Togus at 150: How failed resort plans became a national veterans care model
A review of historical records and newspaper articles at the time and interviews with experts illustrate the sweeping impact Togus has had on veterans’ services over the last century-and-a-half, paving the way for a national model of residential care that forever changed the way U.S. veterans were treated after returning from combat.
VA Loans: The Complete Guide from Veterans United Home Loans
Learn more about the VA Home Loan and why it may be the perfect home mortgage choice for veterans and military families.
DIY Bubble Wrap Games
To continue our tribute to moving's funnest packing supply, this week we share some simple DIY Bubble Wrap games!
Vietnam veteran finds life affirmation through 20 years of wheelchair sports
George Norton had a tough childhood growing up in a Providence housing project. He ran with a rough crowd, became a father at a young age and wound up
Firefighters Push Disabled Veteran Home After Wheelchair Battery Dies
They made sure to get him home safe and sound! #TMSG
America's Leading Companies Step Up to Hire 100,000 Veterans
PHILADELPHIA, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Veteran Recruiting, DAV (Disabled American Veterans)...
What I learned playing wheelchair basketball with wounded Warrior Games athletes
There will be no Warrior Games glory for me this year.
How games are helping veterans recover from injury
When he was a young private in the U.S. Army, Erik Johnson was involved in what he describes as "a bad car accident." He suffered 25 percent burns on his body, including his hands and arms.
National Grid US How our veterans energize National Grid
Two years ago I sat down for a Veterans Day breakfast with about 100 National Grid employees who had served in the US Armed Forces. I was struck by two insights that morning that spoke to the wisdom of hiring veterans The first was that an employee from Buffalo drove halfway through the night to attend the 8AM breakfast in Boston – and was one of the first to arrive. She said there was no way she’d miss getting together with her fellow…
Why employing military veterans should be a national priority
Here are four key lessons for employers looking to help, say Maureen Casey and Roger Staubach.
10 Blues games on national TV this season
Only one of the 10 is scheduled for Enterprise Center.
10 Inspiring Highlights From the National Senior Games
Record-breaking runners prove age is just a number.
How legislators want to use lotto games to support veterans programs
A Georgia Senate study committee is recommending that new scratch-off lottery tickets be created with proceeds directed to support programs and services for military veterans.
National Survey of Veterans: Statistics & Facts About Veterans
Since 2010, WWP has gathered statistics from our annual veteran questionnaire to refine our programs, develop new initiatives, and better serve our alumni.
National Wheelchair Sports Camp continues to inspire young athletes
Tasha Schuh shares her experience at this unique camp.
Flame of Hope runs through Santa Barbara County on way to Special Olympics games
Hope in the shape of a flaming torch was carried through northern Santa Barbara County on its way to Long Beach on Tuesday as part of the final leg of
Top athletes selected for USA Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team
Top athletes selected for USA Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team By National Wheelchair Basketball Association | May 20, 2015, 6:21 p.m. (ET) Becca Murray, pictured at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, is one of seven Paralympians named to the USA Women's National Team for wheelchair basketball The National Wheelchair Basketball Association hosted a training camp and friendly international competition at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado…
Country music star Toby Keith gifts veteran $16,000 all-terrain wheelchair before concert
Before country music star Toby Keith performed Friday night, he had a special surprise for a veteran.
Meghan Markle Wears Scanlan Theodore Wrap Top With Jeans to Watch the Invictus Games' Wheelchair...
Your Veterans Day Guide to Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
A look at the history of the cemetery, who is buried there and how you can help it continue its mission.