WHAT WORKS FOR VETERANS?

Below are resources and stories related to disability

   Permission to Speak Freely: We Got the PTSD

Watch episode two of the 5 part series “Permission to Speak Freely,” brought to you by KPBS and So Say…(more)

   Equine Therapy

Equine therapy is helping servicemen and women who are trying to adjust to life back home after serving in Iraq…(more)

   Guitars for Vets

“Right now Guitars for Vets operates 60 chapters in 30 states. We’ve given away over 2,000 new guitars. We have…(more)

   Romy Camargo: Stay In Step

As a chief warrant officer for the Green Berets in 7th Special Forces Group, Camargo helped train Colombian troops to…(more)

The THIS OLD HOUSE crew with the DeWitt family.

This Old House Veteran’s Special House Project

THIS OLD HOUSE partners with Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) to build a house for an Army veteran and his…(more)

DwayneParker

   Dwayne Parker Learning to Adapt | WHRO

[iframe  src=”https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/Y2qdo5rCFrk?rel=0″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen] While serving his country in Saudi  Arabia, Airman Dwayne Parker lost vision in his right eye.…(more)

   Coming Home San Antonio | Brian Posten

Brian and Kim Posten have been through a lot. For Brian, an accident in Iraq left him with a traumatic…(more)

   Family Endeavors

Family Endeavors is a long-standing non-profit agency that provides an array of programs and services in support of children, families,…(more)

   K-9s 4 Kids

K-9s 4 Kids is a non-profit organization that trains service dogs for people with disabilities. Be sure to check out…(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)