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Mushrooming PTSD crisis among military. Experts estimate PTSD impacts 30% of all Vietnam veterans, 10% of all Desert Storm veterans, and 20% of 1.6 million Iraq and Afghanistan troops. Unemployment for Iraq/Afghanistan veterans increased from 11.5 % in 2010 to 12.1% in 2011.

Artwork Fundraiser & Auction – Feb 19th, 2015

Artwork Fundraiser & Auction – Feb 19th, 2015

February 19th Join us for great fundraiser and great donations at the Artwork Fundraiser & Auction at Sotheby’s Realty in Encinitas! For details, see:

Artwork Fundraiser and Auction

 

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Check out Next Step Service Dogs training program and learn how we help to empower veterans!

From Sniper Fire, to Dogs that Heal

From Sniper Fire, to Dogs that Heal

Marine Tacoma Parris was in boot camp when 9/11 hit, and spent 5 deployments serving as an American warrior in Iraq, Kuwait, and Afghanistan.  For his dramatic story with his Next Step service dog Sasha (a rescue), click here

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