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HHV Hosts Arts and Crafts Clinic in Chicago for Veterans

Winchester, CA – Help Hospitalized Veterans (HHV), the nation’s largest provider of free therapeutic arts and craft kits to veterans who receive healthcare will be hosting a special arts & crafts clinic on March 21, 2014 in the Chicago area.…

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Soldier Turned Medic Uses Arts and Crafts to Help Cope

Winchester, CA – Captain Bertis McMillan joined the U.S. Army in 1983. Knowing his true calling was in helping save lives, he trained to become a combat medic. McMillan continued his medical education and became a licensed physician assistant (PA).…

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Veterans Honored at Gala Valentines Concert

WINCHESTER, CA – National nonprofit organization Help Hospitalized Veterans (HHV) in cooperation with Soldier’s Wish and the Yavapai County Community Foundation will host a gala Valentines for Veterans Salute to America’s Veterans Concert on February 13, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. …

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America’s Gold Star Families Honored at Gala Nashville Concert

Winchester, CA – National nonprofit organization Help Hospitalized Veterans (HHV) in cooperation with Bugles Across America and Soldier’s Wish will host a gala concert event in honor of American Gold Star Families on February 8, 2014 at the Country Music …

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No Outsourcing for Santa’s Workshop

Nonprofit Group Makes Season of Giving a Reality for Homeless Veterans

Winchester, CA – In an age where companies are increasingly outsourcing production work overseas, it’s nice to come across one that refuses to participate in the trend.

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Arts and Crafts Support Recovery of Veterans Suffering From PTSD

Winchester, CA – A popular news show recently highlighted one of VA’s latest methods to help veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The strategy, called exposure therapy, utilizes a tactic similar to that used on victims of sexual assault.…

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Craft Kits Help Vietnam Veteran Cope with Agent Orange Exposure

Winchester, CA – David Sweet got his draft notice right out of high school. Deciding to take matters into his own hands, he decided to serve his country by enlisting with the U.S. Air Force. After basic training, Sweet was …

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Veteran Says Her Pain is No Match for Arts and Crafts

Winchester, CA – Kim McAlavy from Clovis, New Mexico served in the US Army from 1984 to 1987. She enjoyed the military life. She enjoyed figure skating. A tragic skating accident left McAlavy with significant back injuries requiring multiple surgeries. …

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Arts & Crafts Center for Veterans Opening in Temple

Winchester, CA – Since 1971 national nonprofit Help Hospitalized Veterans (HHV) has put almost 29 million arts & crafts kits into the hands of patients at VA and military hospitals worldwide. It’s been HHV’s primary mission to provide “medicine that …

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Arts & Crafts Center for Veterans Opening in Chicago Area (Berwyn)

Winchester, CA – Since 1971 national nonprofit Help Hospitalized Veterans (HHV) has put almost 29 million arts & crafts kits into the hands of patients at VA and military hospitals worldwide. It’s been HHV’s primary mission to provide “medicine that …

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