Peanut M and M’s® Were My “Happy Pills” Until I Needed Help

Caregiver, R4 Board Member Jeannette Davidson-Mayer, Shares Her Experience In Seeking Support Happiness was grabbing that handful of popcorn mixed with chocolate M&M's® to find the Peanut M&M's® hiding in there. For many years, these delightful milk chocolates wrapped around tasty peanuts were jokingly called "Happy Pills" in my house. My favorite snack was mixing [...]

Member Spotlight: ROVER (Regional Outreach Veterans Engagement Resources)

                                    Learn More About ROVER   ROVER (Regional Outreach Veterans Engagement Resources) is a non-profit organization dedicated to connecting Veterans and their families to resources and access opportunities to improve their quality of life. Using the phrase “Adaptive [...]

Member Spotlight: S.A.D.L.E.S. Ranch

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXNhpeANYEQ   S.A.D.L.E.S. Ranch, Inc, a 501c3 nonprofit charitable organization, and home of CODE H.O.R.S.E.  Their unique program was developed by its founder based on the outcomes from a two and one half year pilot research study designed and co-facilitated by Cher Myers, Founder of S.A.D.L.E.S. Ranch, Inc. and U.C.F., College of Medicine. Horses [...]

Member Spotlight: Continue Mission

                          Continue Mission is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving veterans with service connected physical, mental, and emotional injuries. With recreational and educational programs, they are able to inspire, empower, and involve veterans and their families and referred service members. Their programs promote health [...]

Member Spotlight: Heroes On The Water

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=RcZuQXn4KSY   Heroes On The Water helps our nation’s warriors and veterans unwind using the therapeutic qualities of fishing from kayaks. What looks like a day trip of paddling and fishing is in fact something much deeper and long-lasting. Their unique kayak fishing program allows the participants a chance to decompress from the stresses [...]

Member Spotlight: Wellness Achieved Through Evidenced-based Recreational Services (WATERS)

                        Wellness Achieved Through Evidenced-Based Recreational Services, also known as W.A.T.E.R.S. is a nonprofit organization that was created by a collaboration of mental health care professionals and dedicated volunteers who have been involved in evidenced-based recreational services for veterans for many years. By recognizing [...]

Member Spotlight: Vail Veterans Programs

https://vimeo.com/123960949 Vail Veterans Program is a nonprofit organization providing military injured and their families with innovative and transformational programs that build confidence and improve lives. Through rehabilitative sports and recreation activities, the Vail Veterans Program helps to rebuild confidence and provide a sense of freedom from catastrophic injuries including loss of multiple limbs, severe [...]

Member Spotlight: Disabled Sports Eastern Sierra

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ciLe2PNyC8                                           "We would like to thank the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Quality of Life grants program for providing funding to our organization! We've been awarded a grant, which will help give greater [...]

Member Spotlight: Northeast Passage

Northeast Passage (NEP) was founded in 1990 as a private non-profit organization. In March of 2000, after years of successful collaboration, Northeast Passage officially merged with the University of New Hampshire as the service branch of the Recreation Management and Policy Department within the College of Health and Human Services. Their mission is to create [...]

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