06/07/2010 01:30 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Foster Family Takes In Disabled Veteran

For Steve Jackson, a veteran struggling with a neurological disorder, life at a nursing home was lonely and bleak. Now, taken in by a foster family through the medical foster program, Jackson has a new lease on life. Judy and Larry Ryan care for Jackson daily, helping him to be a more active part of his community.

CNN reports.