13 Jul '18, 12pm
AMVETS Joins Forces With @zerovetsuicides to Confront Veteran Suicide
AMVETS Joins Forces With Objective Zero to Confront Veteran Suicide FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 13th, 2018 Contact: John Hoellwarth
National Communications Director
AMVETS (American Veterans)
(703) 628-9621 [email protected] AMVETS National Headquarters, July 13, 2018 – AMVETS has recently joined efforts with Objective Zero, a nonprofit organization that anonymously connects veterans to suicide prevention resources and a community of mentors, counselors, and veterans through a mobile application. The partnership follows the release of a June 18 Department of Veterans Affairs report that analyzed veteran suicide data for all 50 states and the District of Columbia. AMVETS launched its HEAL Program in March 2018 for the purpose of connecting veterans to the appropriate level and type of healthcare they need, which includes mental health services in many cases. “We strive to ...