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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is reaching epidemic proportions within the military community. With the advent of the 2013 Congressional Budget Sequester, resources for those suffering from PTSD have become extremely limited. Because of this, Ryan Daniel, on behalf of Patriot Outreach, is seeking tax-deductible financial assistance to conduct a country music tour to 132 active military bases to deliver outreach services to active duty, reserve and National Guard soldiers, sailors, marines, and airmen.
“Almost once an hour – every 65 minutes to be precise – a military veteran commits suicide,” says a new investigation by the Department of Veterans Affairs. “By far the most extensive study of veteran suicides ever conducted, the report, issued Friday, examined suicide data from 1999 to 2010.”
Melanie Haiken, Contributor
LIFESTYLE | 2/05/2013 @ 8:15AM
Suicide Rate Among Vets and Active Duty Military Jumps – Now 22 a Day