Why We Are Needed
Every year over 6,000 Veterans Commit Suicide, 400,000 Suffer from Invisible Wounds and 4-million have a service-connected disability.
Sources: United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) – U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Suicide Data Report | Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention June 2018
You are a whole, made up of interrelated parts. Your physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects depend on one another for well-being. When one is disrupted, the others suffer as well. This concept is referred to as a whole person or holistic approach.
Horticultural therapy is widely used in a broad range of rehabilitative, vocational, and community settings. It is accepted, and understood to be a beneficial and effective therapy for many individuals with physical impairments and mental instabilities.
Our Service to Veterans in need
• Engage in One-on-One Interaction
• Provide Essential Support
• Offer Self-Sufficiency Tools
Profound Lasting Differences Made
• Restored Hope
• Empowered Self-Worth
• Bolstered Health and Wellness
• Revitalized Self-Reliance
• Improved and Enhanced Quality of Life
Compounding the Good
The healthy state of mind, body, and spirit of our men and women Veterans increases their ability to be more involved in the wellbeing of other Veterans as well as being positive contributors to their communities and society.
How Your Generosity Will Help
Interactions With Veterans
• Holistic Techniques
• Horticultural Therapy
• Health and Wellness
• Physical Fitness
• Material and Supplies
• Holistic Techniques Manuals
• Horticultural Therapy Instructions
• Online Education Videos
Today is a good day to do a good deed that will help our Veterans in need know they have not been forgotten and their service has not been forsaken.
Program’s Initial Contact
(888) 718-0989 Ext. 1
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Healing Our Heroes Donation
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Konni Vukelic – Bee Well Being Foundation
Micheal Ragan – 22Vet Organization
Denise Heisner – Mentor of Wellness
Lisa Rising – Horticultural expert, trauma and brain therapy advisor
Michele Quagliano, RN – Medical and nutritional support, dietary advisor
Kelly Nash – Recreational therapy and activity development and support
Linda Sanzeri – Cancer survivor and dietary advisor
Advisory Board and Lead Advisors (or their family members) have served in the United States Armed Forces and/or presently of service to Veterans in their respective professions.