Congress must act to bring civil legal aid to every homeless and struggling veteran who needs it in 2018

Op-Ed (NATIONAL)

Congress must act to bring civil legal aid to every homeless and struggling veteran who needs it in 2018

February 1, 2018 | Margaret Middleton | Fox News
According to a recent study in Health Affairs, this legal aid improves health outcomes for this vulnerable minority of American veterans. Congress should act quickly to pass the bill so all veterans get the care they deserve.
Tags: Housing: Homelessness | Veterans

The things they still carry

Op-Ed (North Carolina)

The things they still carry

November 10, 2017 | Brandon Heffinger | News & Observer (Raleigh, NC)
Veterans are caught in a cruel Catch-22: they cannot obtain treatment for their PTSD because of consequences of their PTSD.
Tags: Military Discharges | Veterans

Veterans Day App Launch, Ceremonies, Parades

News Story (Connecticut)

Veterans Day App Launch, Ceremonies, Parades

November 10, 2017 | Sandra Gomez-Aceves | Hartford Courant
The legal center, which will be inside the Newington VA Medical Center, “is the country’s first VA medical-legal partnership working to help veterans overcome legal barriers to housing, healthcare and income,” a spokesperson from Murphy’s office said.
Tags: Medical-Legal Partnerships | Veterans