Member Spotlight: Lava Lakes – Live

The Lava Lake Injured Veteran Equine Program, or LIVE Program, provides injured veterans the opportunity to use and progress the skills learned “back home” but in a near wilderness environment. The LIVE Program represents the “next step” in equine therapy. The veteran’s recreational therapist travels to the LIVE Program session and participates in all activities, [...]

Member Spotlight: Not Forgotten Outreach

https://youtu.be/IgG0KtlQAhk   Not Forgotten Outreach is a nonprofit organization dedicated to motivating Military, Veterans & their Families, and Gold Star families of fallen heroes to participate in recreational and/or therapeutic activities in order to facilitate the healing process. Not Forgotten Outreach provides opportunities to improve relationships, build comradeship and at the same time enhances [...]

Member Spotlight: Operation Reinvent

https://youtu.be/XqtNCjKMwb8   Operation Reinvent is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to providing expert guidance and resources to help transitioning military women identify career paths that suit their skills, education, goals and interests. Their Career Transition and Empowerment Program incorporates hands-on professional image development, stress management, year-long mentoring and real-time job search opportunities. Operation Reinvent’s two-day [...]

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month: #ThinkAhead #BIAmonth

  Brain Injury Awareness month happens every March, reminding us to be aware of those affected by traumatic brain injury. During this month, we are helping to raise awareness about the causes of TBI, how to prevent these injuries, and what you can do to help the recovery process. THINK AHEAD ABOUT TBI Be safe: [...]

Member Spotlight: The Life Adventure Center

The Life Adventure Center is a leading provider of outdoor-based education. Their programs transform lives by enhancing growth, improving communication and building resiliency. Primarily, the center serves individuals and groups, particularly underserved youth, through professional supervised outdoor group challenges and communication opportunities. For the military community, the center has created the Warrior Adventure Program, giving way to an environment [...]

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Warrior Bonfire Program

In the later part of 2012, the vision of the Warrior Bonfire Program began to form in the mind of its founder, Dan Fordice, as he often looked for ways to serve and help his fellow veterans who suffered from both physical and mental injuries. Dan served for a total of 13 years between the U.S. [...]

Participant of the Month – Shanda Taylor Boyd

How I Met R4 Alliance I'm Shanda Taylor Boyd, a proud U.S. Army veteran and TBI (traumatic brain injury) survivor.  Believe it or not in 1985 God blessed this "Little Black Girl" from a small city outside Philadelphia who was raised by a single mom and had lived in the "projects" to become the first [...]

Military Veterans: Competing in the 2016 Paralympics

https://www.youtube.com/embed/LtXUSmr3_SI   Just after the amazing feats of the competitors in the 2016 Olympics wowed viewers from around the world, Paralympians got their chance to compete in Rio this year as well. The 2016 Paralympic Games took place September 7-18 in Rio de Janeiro using the same venues as the Olympic Games. This year was the first Paralympic [...]

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