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Military Caregivers

Caring for Our Wounded Warriors

Dave Singleton | Posted 05.31.2016 | Impact
Dave Singleton

Military veterans who've suffered an injury have more than done their part. They've made enormous sacrifices. What can we do to make sure we honor the struggles they -- and their families -- face?

The VA vs. Sergeant Major Jesse Acosta

Shad Meshad | Posted 03.30.2016 | Impact
Shad Meshad

Army Sergeant Major Jesse Acosta has received notification from the VA that his benefits for a caregiver are ending in 90 days, at the end of May. The letter he received from the VA states "he is no longer appropriate for the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers."

Our Hidden Heroes Need Your Help!

Justin Constantine | Posted 10.29.2014 | Impact
Justin Constantine

Many of us who served in Iraq and Afghanistan have survived injuries that would have killed us in previous wars, and while that is of course a cause for celebration, it also demands incredible sacrifices by our caregivers.

New Report Shows Number Of Military Caregivers In The US

Posted 04.02.2014 | Healthy Living

There are around 5.5 million military caregivers in the U.S. today, and about one-fifth of them are caring for veterans who served since 9/11, accordi...

Don't Leave Military Family Caregivers Out of the Picture

Lily Casura | Posted 01.27.2014 | Impact
Lily Casura

Focused on honoring our veterans on Veterans Day, earlier this month, we may not even have noticed the unsung heroes and heroines standing directly behind so many of them, just out of view -- the caregiver partners of the severely injured.

David Wood

Combat Wounded And Veterans Not The Freeloaders Romney Suggested

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 09.21.2012 | Politics

Bobby Henline does standup comedy. Luana Schneider is not a freeloader. Bobby Henline isn't dependent on government either, even though he recei...

Nominate A Wounded Warrior Caregiver For 'Hero At Home' Award

Posted 03.28.2012 | Impact

Family members who take on the around-the-clock role of caring for injured loved ones after they return from war are the conflicts' unsung heroes. The...