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A Veteran Services Office in Soledad Prison: Why Not Throughout the System?

By Shad Meshad / April 14, 2016

Sneaky White—decorated combat Vietnam Vet, veteran advocate and fundraiser from inside California’s Ironwood Prison—sent me an article about two inmates…

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veteran substance abuse

What Statistics Show About Veteran Substance Abuse and Why Proper Treatment is Important

By National Veterans Foundation / March 30, 2016

Veteran substance abuse is a growing problem in the USA. As military members return from deployment suffering from physical and…

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Gold Star Families

Common Questions Answered about Gold Star Families

By National Veterans Foundation / March 28, 2016

Gold Star families are the topic of many questions and confusion. Many people do not even realize what a gold…

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The NVF Homeless Veteran Outreach Team in Action

By National Veterans Foundation / February 2, 2016

The National Veterans Foundation’s Homeless Veteran Outreach Team provides food and water to homeless vets throughout Los Angeles twice a…

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careers for veterans

Overcoming the Bias: Careers for Veterans

By National Veterans Foundation / January 19, 2016

As a country we owe our veterans a debt that cannot be paid. While going about our business, safe and…

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women veteran issues

Addressing the Women Veteran Issues Faced by Our Female Vets

By National Veterans Foundation / December 29, 2015

According to the US Department of Veterans Affairs and the Center for Women Veterans, female veterans make up 2,035,213 of…

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Helping Homeless veterans

Helping Homeless Veterans by Giving Back to Those Who Sacrificed

By National Veterans Foundation / December 22, 2015

American veterans have sacrificed and risked everything to protect the country and the citizens of the United States. They have…

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combat veterans

Integrating Combat Veterans Back into Civilian Society

By National Veterans Foundation / December 15, 2015

There are a number of myths and misconceptions about the problems with integrating combat veterans in civilian society that have…

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