Tag Archives: Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

A TAPS representative got to attend the Royal Wedding. In her own words, here’s why she was there and how it’s bringing together kids from both countries.
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Legacy mentors at the Memorial Day weekend TAPS Good Grief Camp know exactly what the kids attending are going through. They’ve been there themselves.
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A veteran who dealt with the repercussions of suicide all her life shares her story and offers advice to others looking to overcome their struggles.
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“The ripple effect is powerful, and families touched by suicide need to keep tabs on family members who might be vulnerable.”
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Photo Illustration: U.S. soldiers assigned to the 2nd Platoon, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 294th Infantry Regiment, Guam Army National Guard gather to say a prayer before a mission on Main Operating Base Lashkar Gah in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 19, 2013. (U.S. Army National Guard photo illustration by Sgt. Eddie Siguenza /U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel/ Released)

DoDLive has compiled this list of resources to help those affected by the shootings at Ft. Hood, Texas.
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