Encouragement & Hope

SSDI vs. VA Disability

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How to Qualify for SSDI While Receiving VA Benefits by Guest Contributor, Disability Benefits Help The United States is home to around 22.8 million veterans. Of these, around 8 million receive VA benefits for a variety of disorders or injuries sustained while on active duty. However, for those with severe conditions, sometimes VA benefits may […]

Anxiety

RESTORE HOPE

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I realize I have maybe 5 seconds of your time… and I’ve already used that up in this opening line..! Please hang with me through this message…   I just watched “Snowden”.  A movie about a whistle blower who stood against the government of almighty USA. Why? Because he believed it was the right thing […]

Anxiety

VITA – Alexander

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VFV’s VITA Fund – Third Recipient Name: Alexander Date: November 15, 2017  My name is Alex. On September 6th, 2011 I joined the United States Army as MOS (Military Occupational Specialty) 91A – M1 Abrams Tank Systems Maintainer. As a 91A, I maintained the combat readiness and general operability of the M1 Abrams tank. In short, […]

Deployment

VITA – Casey

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VFV’s VITA Fund – Second Recipient Name: Casey Date: November 15, 2017 A lot of it is pretty simple. I did some Offensive/Defensive Cyber Stuff for a little while and found that I really liked it. I decided that when I got out of the Army I would pursue a career in the IT field […]

Employment

VITA – Brandon

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VFV’s VITA Fund – First Recipient Name: Brandon Date: November 15, 2017 My name is Brandon and I am from Green Bay, WI. I served in the Army National Guard as a Combat Engineer for 5 years before being medically discharged. About two years before I got out I found out that I was going […]

Anxiety

Two Boys Win Your Heart

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What can two boys, ages 10 and 11 do to help Veterans? I guess you’ll just have to see for yourself ~~~ #GivingTuesday is next Tuesday, 28 Nov.  Check out FB.me/VFVets for more info and to Donate. Remember, as the boys said, DOUBLE YOUR MONEY ON TUESDAY!

Anxiety

Are Employment and Hope related?

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Happy Thanksgiving to all ~~~                    HOLD ON A MINUTE!!! I know everyone is focused on being thankful for what you have … and that is GREAT!!! Happy Thanksgiving to you all.. But, I wanted to write that not all are having a happy time of it. […]

Deployment

Jake Jenkins speaks out

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Jake Jenkins, US Navy veteran, speaks with VFV about the Veteran IT Apprenticeship. “Veterans have a difficult time transitioning from the service mentality and culture to the civilian business culture.” Check out what he has to say in the video.  Thanks Jake and US Veteran Jobs.com

Anxiety

Vet IT Apprenticeship

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Veteran IT Apprenticeship Program (VITA) VFV has been VERY busy working to improve offerings for veterans and this is just one of many in the works… VFV is happy to announce its service offering of IT Training through its partner, ETAC, Inc. SUMMARY: Veterans, Fire, Police, First Responders, Active Duty, and family members have access […]

Addictions

Narrative Therapy

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