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WHAT WORKS FOR VETERANS?

Below are resources and stories related to disabled

   VA Adaptive Sports Program

Disabled Veterans of all ages and abilities report better health, new friendships and a better quality of life when participating…(more)

Eric Alva

   Coming Home San Antonio: Eric Alva

Staff Sergeant Eric Alva served in the Marine Corps for 13 years. In March of 2003, he stepped on a…(more)

US Paralympic sled hockey team celebrating.

   NPR-From War in The Desert To ‘Murder Ball On Ice’

An NPR broadcast highlighting the US paralympic sled hockey team and the disabled veterans that compete on it.

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   Medal Quest

ICE WARRIORS follows the U.S sled hockey team on their road to the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. The team includes…(more)

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   Disabled American Veterans

If you or someone you care for is a disabled veteran, learn more about how to get help at Disabled…(more)

Two female volunteers planting trees.

   Volunteer Locally to Help Veterans

There are many different ways you can help a disabled veteran. Volunteering is one of them. Learn more about volunteering.

marine sitting down and holding head in his hands against a black background.

   PTSD: National Center for PTSD

Resources for Veterans, family and the general public to help understand the signs and symptoms of PTSD.

Man holding smart phone in left hand and holding it steady with his prothstetic right arm.

   Make the Connection – Physical Injury

Recovering from physical injuries is difficult. Watch stories from veterans about what they did to overcome their challenges and get…(more)

One Stop Shop road sign with black arrow pointing left.

   Military-to-Civilian Job Search

Career One Stop offers resources for Veterans ReEmployment.  They have information for disabled and women veterans.