Support Our Veterans
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Over 22 Veteran Suicides a Day
They Serve You. Help Serve Them.
Veteran unemployment rate reached a high of 9.4% in August 2013
The number of homeless veterans reached an all time high in 2012; most of these vets being women
A promised government funding of post-service college tuition help of $4,500 for enlistees has been dropped due to $85 billion in sequester cuts
Basu, Moni. "Why suicide rate among veterans may be more than 22 a day." CNN. N.p., 21 Sept. 2013. Web. <http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/21/us/22-veteran-suicides-a-day/>.
"Challenges in Demobilization and Homecoming." ATTC. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Sept. 2014. <http://www.attcnetwork.org/learn/topics/veterans/homecoming.asp>.
Goldberg, Eleanor, and Jessica Prois. "5 Growing Problems Iraq, Afghanistan Wars Veterans Face (And What's Being Done)." Huffington Post. N.p., 19 Mar. 2013. Web. <http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/19/iraq-war-mental-health_n_2908903.html>.