The Equest Hooves for Heroes program offers current service members, honorably-discharged veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces, and adult military family members the Hooves for Heroes program free of charge.
Hooves for Heroes offers three specific components:
Hippotherapy, Therapeutic Horsemanship, and Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy.
Equest's equine assisted activities are individually tailored to focus on the issues that affect each client, providing l...
Phone:972-412-1099 ext 212
Address:3800 Troy Road Wylie, TX 75098
This web-based article addresses the impact of grief on a family. The loss of a loved on can impact survivors' mental and physical health.
This link is for the website list of resources. Also available on the site is a link to download a printed copy of the booklet "Everyone Serves: A Handbook for Family & Friends of Service Members.
Written by wounded Iraq war veteran and APF's Military/Veterans Amputee Program Advocate, Derek McGinnis, Exit Wounds narrates the inspirational story of how one courageous veteran, with the aid of his family, recovered and thrived despite near death, traumatic brain injury, and the loss of a limb. Exit Wounds also offers veterans and their families comprehensive and authoritative information on acute and chronic pain syndromes afflicting veterans, treatment options, and strategies for self-adv...
This web-based article provides information on dealing with grief.
eXtension is an interactive learning environment delivering the best, most researched knowledge from the best land-grant university minds across America. eXtension connects knowledge consumers with knowledge providers - experts who know their subject matter inside out.
The primary concentration areas for the Military Families Learning Network are Personal Finance, Child Care, Family Development, and Network Literacy. The Military Families Learning Network is made up of Cooperativ...
Address:PO Box 830918 Room 6 ACB Licoln, NE 68583
Fairways for Warriors is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing a better quality of life for our Wounded Warriors by teaching them to play the game of golf, a game that can be played and enjoyed for the rest of their lives.
During our golf clinics we will employ a teach, play, compete cycle to be repeated each clinic session. In this way you will learn how, demonstrate how, and finally compete against your fellow clinic mates.
Address:3361 Rouse Rd Suite 225 Orlando, FL 32817
Would you like your military family to become more resilient? Does the military lifestyle make you feel as though your family’s lives are on hold? Could your home use more harmony and unity?
Combat readiness is a term service members are familiar with. It’s used to train our military for the possible ‘what if’s.’ Spiritual readiness works in a similar way. It prepares the military member and his/her family for the possible what if’s unique to the military lifestyle. Spiritual readiness is a...
The primary purpose of the Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund is to help veterans in Michigan who return from the Iraq and Afghanistan campaigns and find themselves in need of support and assistance.
Address:PO Box 33099 Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303
The Fallen Patriot Fund of The Mark Cuban Foundation was established to help families of U.S. military personnel who were killed or seriously injured during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Financial resources are vital to enhancing the sustainability of the family unit who has suffered a loss because their loved one sacrificed him/herself for freedom.
Address:P.O. Box 832409 c/o Bank of America Private Bank TX1-492-19-09 Dallas, TX 75283