“Stay busy, stay focused on what’s up ahead. Keep going. No matter what, don’t think. Don’t talk about it. Can’t sleep. Brain is a spinning top that turns and jumps, try to quiet it and the invisible hand hits the […]
WASHINGTON, DC – March 17, 2016 – The Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF) (www.dvnf.org) is praising new efforts to address veteran suicide prevention by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). An average of 22 veterans commit suicide each day, and […]
The following is a conversation that took place with a homeless veteran we met at a stand down event last year. His true account goes to show just how long the road back to normal can be for too many […]
Dr. Rory Cooper (left), Director of HERL, talking with a veteran in his program. We at the Human Engineering Research Laboratories (HERL) – a partnership between the University of Pittsburgh and VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System – take great pride […]
WASHINGTON, DC – February 9, 2016 – The Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF) (www.dvnf.org) recently sent a major shipment of its Health & Comfort supplies to a stand down event for homeless and low-income veterans in the Washington, DC area.
By: Kristen Hughes Director of Arts in Healing The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts Support from the Disabled Veterans National Foundation has enabled Arts in Healing to provide 10-12 hours per week of visual art, music, creative writing, drama […]
WASHINGTON, DC – December 15, 2015 – The Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF) (www.dvnf.org), recently helped to give a “Free PX” to wounded veterans recovering at the San Antonio Military Medical Center, as well as their families.