Veterans returning to civilian life after service may decide to attend a post-secondary school to further expand their career choices after the military. This opportunity not only improves the chance of getting a good job but can also make the transition out of service much easier.
Mental health issues are among the greatest challenges that our veteran community faces. Any veteran can access the Veterans Crisis Line to address issues of mental illness and suicidal thoughts.
Nowadays, scammers seem to be everywhere. They reach out to us through email and websites as well as through the phone. Service members are often the target of these scams, accounting for 80 percent of scams, according to Consumer Sentinel data.
The beginning of this year threw us a curveball. With the emphasis on social distancing due to the novel coronavirus, people are itching to get outside, and now that the weather is becoming warmer, it is no surprise that many will begin taking advantage of the wonderful outdoor activities our beautiful state has to offer.