In 500 Miles An Hour, retired Staff Sergeant Shawn Garrett displays not only the sharp reality of military service, but the healing power of sharing your story with others. Reality shines through in the brutal honesty, the intense emotions, and the brotherhood shared by those who give their all in the name of their country.
The story he has to tell is one of trauma and heartache, but also of camaraderie, nobility, and the strength to survive. His story is private, but in a way it is a...
For many years, Greg Hardin's cries for help have been silenced by injustice. He is a wounded vet, having served on the front lines of the Cold War as a nuclear missile systems analyst. As he worked on the machinery of the apocalypse, death was his moment-by-moment reality. With the Doomsday clock ticking at four and three minutes to midnight, he was never certain whether the call to launch was merely a drill or the end of the world as we knew it. In the aftermath of that trauma, as he fell ...
American Disability Association meets the informational needs of the disabled American community. They promote awareness and enhance the collective quality of life.
Address:2201 Sixth Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35233
American Trooper Resale is a Non Profit Resale/Thrift store benefiting US Troops, Veterans, & Military Families in North Texas. Store also provides household items for veterans moving into transitional housing, when the need arises.
Address:451 W.Arapaho Rd. Suite 115 Richardson, TX 75080
Whether you are facing amputation for the first time, are a new amputee or have lived with limb loss for years the Amputee Coalition can help. The Amputee Coalition is a national nonprofit consumer health advocacy and education organization that provides information and support to all people affected by limb loss and limb differences, including family members, caregivers, healthcare professionals and the orthotic and prosthetic (O&P) industry.
The coalition also actively advocates for fa...
Address:9303 Center Street Suite 100 Manassas, VA 20110
The AOS portal compiles important, credible and up-to-date information in a single location for Army Soldiers and Family members to access at any time of day, regardless of component or physical location.
Putting Family first, then balancing between a civilian job and Army Reserve life is hard work. Let Army Reserve Family Programs (ARFP) help you make that balance easier.
From Soldiers and Families who are new to the military or new to the Army Reserve,to those who are moving forward in civilian life, ARFP is here to support you at every phase of the Soldier's Life Cycle by connecting you to the right resources at the right time!
Financial Readiness Program offers proactive personal fi...
Address:4710 Knox Street Fort Bragg, NC 28310
Army Wife Network (AWN) was opened in April 2009 as the umbrella that joined what was previously known as Army Wife Talk Radio (AWTR) and Field Problems™ (FP). The website holds true to its tagline “Interactive Empowerment for Army Wives” by featuring Field Exercise™ events, AWTR podcast, FP Live chat feature, featured columns, Loving A Soldier (LAS) blog, military shopping links, resource database, post directory, interactive toolbar, and social media galore!
Address:2650 FM 407 E 145/152 Bartonville, TX 76226
Founded in 1996, Attitudes & Attire® is a non-profit agency dedicated to promoting personal growth for women seeking self-sufficiency. Our program provides the tools that raise self-esteem, promote ethics, and build the confidence necessary to develop successful life skills.
Our newest program, Boots to Heels, is a customized program designed exclusively for female veterans giving them the camaraderie of being with peers who understand the experiences and challenges they face when retur...
Address:2050 N. Stemmons Fwy Suite 181 Dallas, Texas 75207
AUSA is a private, non-profit educational organization that supports America's Army - Active, National Guard, Reserve, Civilians, Retirees, Veterans and family members.
AUSA has 125 chapters located worldwide. Made up entirely of volunteers, they provide recreational and educational opportunities to Soldiers and their families. Most importantly, they support our deployed Soldiers and families left behind. AUSA and its' chapters have contributed over $1,000,000 to awards, scholarships,...
Address:2425 Wilson Blvd Arlington, VA 22201