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PETITION - Praise Initiative to Provide Service Dogs to Veterans With PTSD
Society & Culture  (tags: veterans, PTSD service dog, special trained dogs, mental illness, accessibility, companion animals, Financial assistance, Social Care )

Sabine
- 35 days ago - forcechange.com
Veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) may soon be able to purchase service dogs specially trained to help the condition. A new trial by Veterans Affairs (VA) is pairing mentally ill veterans with canine companions in an attempt..
TAKE ACTION NOW! US Government: Create a New Postal Stamp to Help Fight Veterans PTSD
Society & Culture  (tags: veterans, PTSD, fundraising, activism, freedoms, ethics, americans, safety, health )

Cal
- 92 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
The USPS should be a part of a solution to help our nation's heroes with PTSD.Publically ask Postmaster General & Congress to create a new fundraising stamp called Stamp Out PTSD to Honor Veterans
TODAY IS A SPECIAL DAY TO SUPPORT HOMEBOUND VETS ON FACEBOOK! ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Meals on Wheels, society, family, veterans, humans, americans )

Nancy
- 129 days ago - facebook.com
WeâEUR(TM)ve teamed up with Meals on Wheels America to make sure senior veterans are living safely in their homes, where they want to be. WeâEUR(TM)ll donate $1 for every Like, Comment or Share this post receives to support their great work! Ends 11/11.
Please Don't Destroy Veteran's Therapy Garden
Society & Culture  (tags: Canada, Ontario, Ottawa, gardens, gardening, veterans, therapy, petitions )

Freya
- 212 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please ask the Mayor of Ottawa to leave Will Needham's therapy garden alone.
When Giving Up 'Wounded Warrior' Status Helps Vets Heal
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, 'Wounded Warriors', veterans, society, culture, family, freedoms, education, sadness, interesting, news, rights, world, humans, suffering, health, government, ethics )

Carrie
- 383 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The 52,300 Americans wounded during the Iraq and Afghan wars are almost all home now. And while some are fully recovered, others will bear physical and mental scars forever.Each one has faced a difficult question:When does one stop being a wounded warrior
These Are The Questions Veterans Are Tired Of Hearing
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, military, veterans, men, women, society, culture, education, interesting, news, freedoms, world, rights )

Carrie
- 457 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Common misperceptions about men and women in uniform can have harmful effects -- just ask a vet. Judging from a 2012 survey by veterans advocacy group The Mission Continues, civilians have a lot to learn about those who've served in the armed forces.
It Shouldn't Be This Hard To Be A Female Veteran In America
Society & Culture  (tags: women, America, military, veterans, society, culture, homelessness, health care, unemployment, ethics, news, freedoms, government, education )

Carrie
- 457 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The number of women serving in the U.S. military has increased dramatically in recent years, yet the services they need upon returning home are not keeping up with the unprecedented demand.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Disabled Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: veterans, disabled vets, society, politics, philanthropy, americans )

Cal
- 460 days ago - change.org
There are thousands of disabled veterans living in poverty and homeless and destitute. They are living in the woods,on the streets and in cardboard boxes.
How America Is Failing Its Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: veterans, veterans affairs, services, failing the vets, govenrment programs, politics, law, media, news, society, usa, government )

Cal
- 626 days ago - theweek.com
The problem is far worse than long wait times at VA hospitals
*Take Action*Vermont's Senator Sanders Is Right: Use War Money to Take Care of Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, government, law, media, politics, rights, safety, society, support, veterans )

Kit
- 747 days ago - truth-out.org
Now, Bernie's done it again, proposing to use war funding to pay for veterans' benefits, with the most politically salient feature of his proposal being its reversal of the military pension cuts included in the Ryan-Murray budget deal. PETITION
Stand With the Veterans Who Stand to Lose Their Jobs in Bristol Bay ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Vote Vets, Koch Brothers, Alaska, jobs, veterans, fishermen, politics, society, humans, ethics )

Carrie
- 751 days ago - action.votevets.org
We have a chance to land a knock out blow right now, but we need to know if you're with us.Sign our petition calling on the remaining investors to abandon this project and protect the jobs of the veterans who head to the Bay every year to earn a living...
Veterans Duckworth and Soltz: Food Stamp Cuts for Veterans 'Unacceptable' and 'Revolting'
Society & Culture  (tags: government, family, ethics, politics, society, veterans, SNAP food program, sadness )

Carrie
- 835 days ago - rawstory.com
An estimated 900,000 U.S. military veterans will lose some or all of their Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits on Friday.
Gary Sinise: Role as Lt. Dan Continues to Resonate and Impact the Lives of Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, society, veterans, Gary Sinise, tv, news, interesting, americans, humans )

Cal
- 990 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Sinise, a longtime advocate for veterans' interests, says his role as a double-amputee Vietnam War veteran in the iconic movie "Forrest Gump" changed his life forever
Say Thanks To A Wounded Warrier, Heinz Will Donate ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, war, veterans, troops, wounded warriors, Heinz, free donation, world, violence, family )

Nancy
- 1213 days ago - heinzketchup.com
For every card sent, Heinz will donate $1 to WWP and an additional 57 cents when a message is shared through the Facebook and Twitter links on the "Thank You" card confirmation page (up to $250,000 through July 1, 2013). As
How An FBI Fugitive Posed With the President
Society & Culture  (tags: FBI, crime, corruption, veterans, government, interesting, dishonesty, politics, society, law )

Carrie
- 1221 days ago - abcnews.go.com
When President George W. Bush clasped hands with a supporter at a fund raising dinner, he and his Secret Service bodyguards apparently did not know that the man, according to authorities, was using a fake name and was actually wanted by the FBI for...
 

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