May 6, 2019

Yellow Ribbon event preps military families for deployment

MEDFORD, Ore.– Southern Oregon will soon be sending some of its men and women of…
April 2, 2019 – For Vets, their families & employees

VA’s Veterans Canteen Service (VCS) is excited to announce a new benefit for Veterans and VA employees. Last November, VCS launched, an online shopping site […]
April 1, 2019

Veterans, survivors can participate in study testing two online apps to support those who grieve

When I ran the Army Ten-Miler last fall, I was humbled by how many people around me were running with memorial photos, dog tags, and buttons […]
February 21, 2019

Military Families Experience High Stress, Anxiety And Unemployment, Report Says

The annual report from the Department of Defense found a vast majority of civilian spouses of active-duty members faced a variety of challenges due to their […]
February 8, 2019

Vets could soon get free child care during medical treatment

The Veterans Affairs Department could soon provide free child care for veterans undergoing treatment for mental health and other medical issues — a move some lawmakers […]
December 19, 2018

This viral letter from Santa helps military, first responder parents

When Stephanie Lynn found out that her husband had to work on Christmas, she came up with a way for her family to still celebrate the […]
December 18, 2018

Women Veterans: Managing Post Deployment Stress

Despite good food, bright lights, and cheer, the holidays come with stress. The pressures, particularly on women, to cook special meals, give gifts, and decorate can […]
December 18, 2018

VA Still Arbitrarily Cutting Caregivers From Program, Even As It Aims To Expand

Congress told the VA to expand its caregiver program to include pre-Sept. 11 vets, but the VA has failed to meet a deadline in the law.
December 4, 2018

Apple launches online store for active military and veterans with discounted pricing

Apple is giving 10 percent discounts on most of the products in its new dedicated online store for military members, veterans and their families.