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Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide

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   Veterans Coming Home Las Vegas – A Mother’s Story

A Mother’s Story… “…How can I get through this?” A Gold Star Mother of Lance Corporal Raul Bravo recounts the moment…(more)

   ‘Military Children': Coping With The Loss Of A Parent

Military Children from WAMU’s Breaking Ground project sheds light on the challenges of being the child of soldiers. Kavitha Cardoza/WAMU

Breaking Ground: Military Children

   Breaking Ground: Military Children

Nearly 2 million children have parents currently serving in the military, and that number doubles when you include the children…(more)

A Capitol Fourth

   A Capital Fourth

America’s favorite Independence Day celebration will feature unrivaled performances from some of the country’s best-known musical artists, topped off by…(more)

Operation Homefront

   Operation Homefront Nevada

Operation Homefront Nevada provides emergency financial assistance and other resources for families of service members and wounded warriors.

Nevada Military Support Alliance

   Nevada Military Support Alliance

Nevada Military Support Alliance provides comfort and support, both personal and financial, to the families and survivors of fallen patriots who…(more)

a family photo of a dad holding his daughter and she is holding elmo. Mom is standing next to daughter and behind her are Sesame Street muppets Elmo and Rosita.

   Sesame Street Resources for Military & Veteran Families

Military families, Sesame Street salutes you and supports you! Talk, Listen, Connect, offers you strategies and resources to help your…(more)

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.

a gavel, scale of justice and law book image

   Veteran’s Court

Find a veteran’s court in your state.  Veteran’s court is modeled after drug treatment and/or mental health treatment courts.  Typically,…(more)