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Veterans: Choose Strength Over Silence

As a Veteran or a Veteran’s family member or friend, you know that everyone faces challenges, and that dealing with life’s difficulties takes determination and resilience. 

May 10, 2017 | 3-minute read

Jobs and Employment, PTSD, Family and Relationships, Problems with Drugs, Transitioning From Service, Trouble Sleeping

Four Stories That Will Inspire You This Mental Health Awareness Month

Veterans can inspire us in many ways, whether through selfless sacrifice, heroic acts on the front lines, or countless other admirable traits. 

April 24, 2017 | 6-minute read

PTSD, Problems with Drugs, Physical Injury, Military Sexual Trauma, Flashbacks, Transitioning From Service

Three Ways to Start the Conversation About Mental Health Treatment

Bringing up mental health with a Veteran loved one can be challenging – sometimes, even the thought of it is stressful. 

April 24, 2017 | 6-minute read

Family and Relationships

Five Ways You Can Support a Veteran Living With PTSD

Family members and friends play a critical role in a Veteran’s life, especially during difficult times. 

March 28, 2017 | 6-minute read


“What’s New” on Make the Connection

Several times a month, here’s where we’ll share advice and insight from real Veterans on how to handle major life events — transitioning to civilian life, overcoming physical injury, strengthening relationships, and more. 

March 27, 2017 | 3-minute read

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