Virginia Wounded Warrior Program News
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, December 7th 1941
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) states that the nation’s homeless veterans are predominantly male, with roughly 4% being female. The majority are single; live in urban areas; and approximately 26 % suffer from a severe mental illness, with 34% having a chronic substance abuse problem.
VWWP joins in celebrating the Marine Corps 238th Birthday.
Veterans Day to be celebrated across the Nation November 11th.
Under a beautiful afternoon sky and the serene majesty of the Virginia War Memorial Shrine of Memory, the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program celebrated its Fifth Anniversary on October 18, 2013.
The Virginia Department of Veterans Services (DVS) will continue normal operations throughout the Federal shutdown.
October is designated as Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Papa Johns will donate 20% from every ONLINE order in the Hampton Roads area through 9/8/13 to the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program. Use Promo Code VWWPPAPA.
The month of July is designated as Bereaved Parents Awareness Month, a time to acknowledge their loss and sacrifice.
The shock and suffering of war is not only felt on the battlefield. The Families of Service members face unbelievable stresses back home, often with little or no support. Even joyful reunions can turn into painful daily living for Service members and their Families without the proper assistance. But they can get their lives back with your help!