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Alzheimer’s on the Horizon: Looking Ahead

By Shad Meshad / August 29, 2019

I thought I knew about all the issues facing our nation’s veterans, particularly those with TBI and PTSD. Then VeteransAgainstAzheimer’s…

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Shad Meshad’s 75th Birthday Message

By National Veterans Foundation / July 31, 2019

This is a big one, my 75th birthday. As I look over the years, I am thankful for the “miracles”…

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Shad Meshad Memorial Day Interview with Sirius Radio

By National Veterans Foundation / May 25, 2019

Check out NVF Founder & President’s Memorial Day interview on Sirius Radio.

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After-Hours: When Stakes are Highest

By National Veterans Foundation / May 21, 2019

The call came in on our Lifeline for Vets at 4:55 PM, Pacific Time, on a Friday. The counselor who…

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Going the Extra Mile for a Homeless Woman Vet

By National Veterans Foundation / May 21, 2019

Los Angeles Police Department’s HOPE team (Homeless Outreach and Protective Engagement)  held a meeting to address the difficulty getting veteran…

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Help Navigating the VA

By National Veterans Foundation / May 21, 2019

In early March, NVF social worker Mary Ann Mayer took a call from an Air Force Veteran in the Midwest.…

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A Special Kind of Veteran Advocacy

By National Veterans Foundation / May 21, 2019

The homeless Veteran calling from a mountain state didn’t let on, but our counselor sensed that he was in crisis.…

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Montford Point: a USMC Legacy

By National Veterans Foundation / May 21, 2019

Montford Point Camp, now called Camp Johnson, is located at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Approximately twenty thousand Marines were trained…

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