Inspired by 9/11, teen became a Marine, fought, and returned to lead battle against veteran homelessness

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Inspired by 9/11, a Florida teen became a Marine, fought in the war on terror, and came home to lead the fight to end veteran homelessness.

American Life Military and Veterans News Nonprofit
cops helping veterans
Independence Day Honoring Those Who Never Fully Returned from Vietnam
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On Independence Day, Honoring Those Who Were Too Often Forgotten

Eleven months after completing a 15-year prison term and finding himself homeless once more, a US Army Vietnam Veteran saw some of his biggest dreams come true before he died. On Independence Day, we honor his service and sacrifices with a commitment to many others who were once forgotten and neglected.

Military and Veterans News Nonprofit
marriage problems
John and Kay Doyle Reiunited
The number of people and relationships impacted by trauma has grown exponentially as a result of the pandemic.
Facing the trauma of homelessness
Female veterans
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Gender inequalities for homeless female veterans

It’s not just in the military that women may have to work harder to achieve similar results and benefits to their male counterparts. A survey of female veterans receiving emergency housing assistance during the pandemic reveals significant gender differences.

Housing Military and Veterans News Nonprofit Research
HUD-VASH homeless Veteran
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Once Living Under a Bridge, Army Veteran Has a New Lease on Life

Army Veteran Alex Sangster was barely staying alive under a Fort Lauderdale bridge. Help from local law enforcement, community partners and VA helped save his life and move the 64-year old cancer survivor into a home of his own. Army Veteran Alex Sangster, 64, was […]

American Life Military and Veterans News
pandemic anger
military families can help in the mental health pandemic
disrupting veteran suicide
Post-COVID relationships
Supportive Services for Veteran Families
U.S. Marine Veteran Noah Eisenmann helps a fellow veteran visit a potential new home.
Help for South Florida Veterans
Isabel is an Operation Sacred Trust Battle Buddy
Female Soldier