Veteran services

River Valley Veterans Services, Arkansas. Mental Health, Fort Smith

While many organizations are dedicated to serving veterans in the Fort Smith area, officials say some still fall through the cracks. Mauricio Gonzalez, Sebastian County Veterans Services chief, said Zachary Arnold, who shot and killed Lois Hicks, 87is the perfect example. Arnold was an Army veteran who served in Afghanistan from 2015 to 2018. He […]

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Commonwealth Hotels, Radisson Hotel Group Americas, Lockwood Development Partners and Veteran Services USA Join Forces to Execute Multi-Property Adaptive Mix at Scale

Commonwealth Hotels today announced a strategic alliance with Radisson Hotel Group Americas and Lockwood Development Partners to jointly acquire and redevelop nine hotels in eight states in partnership with Veteran Services USA, forming an extensive network of new mixed-use developments such as housing, seniors activities and day care, as well as vocational training and retraining […]

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The Hays County Veterans Services Office Helps Those Who Served

Jude Prather tells the story of a WWII Navy veteran who was rapidly losing his hearing. The folks at the Hays County Veterans Services office traced his hearing loss to service on a destroyer and its booming big guns. They combed through 75-year-old records, filled out form after form, and argued their case before Veterans […]

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A grim reminder to revamp veterans’ health care

I highly appreciate the timely and comprehensive article by Lt. Gen. Rakesh Sharma (former Adjutant General) in the context of the operation of the Veterans Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) and the integrated hospitals in particular. I wish he had been better informed during his service as it could have enabled him to support the CHS […]

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Students Made Custom Trailer Hitches for the Montana Veterans Organization

HELENA – Mending Waters Montana is a Helena-based non-profit organization that aims to improve the well-being of military veterans through fishing and boating tours. On May 6, they received a special donation from the students of Capital High School. After many fixings and hundreds of hours of work throughout the school year, August Nelson and […]

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Capital secondary school students made custom trailer hitches for veterans’ organization

HELEN — Mending Montana Waters is a local non-profit association serving the well-being of veterans through fishing and boat trips. On May 6, 2021, they received a personalized donation made by the students of Capital High School. Designing and creating metal works is not an easy task, according to a Capital High Machining student. “It […]