VetCorps

On May 29, Polaris Industries in Wyoming donated over $200 worth of merchandise to the VetCorps project that Community Partnership with Youth & Families hosts in North Branch. These products will be used as prizes during an upcoming Salute to Veterans event and other activities organized by VetCorps. VetCorps is a national project that utilizes […]

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Veterans in Chisago County have another new place to turn if they’re struggling with depression, addiction or reintegration into civilian life. The Chisago County Veterans Services Office recently obtained a grant that allowed it to form VetCorps and hire a coordinator who will provide support to veterans and military families with a special emphasis on […]

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Around two million members of the military have been deployed since terror struck American soil on September 11, 2001. A little more than a decade later, one suicide attempt is reported every 36 hours by military members, while 9 percent experience depression and/or post traumatic stress disorder during or directly after deployment. At 27 percent, […]

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