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August 25, 2017
Forest (Robby) Herron is a U.S Navy Veteran who served from 1980-82.  He was diagnosed with a serious mental illness at the age of 19.  As a member of the Giant Steps program...
July 18, 2017
BOYS & GIRLS CLUB ‘FIRST LIGHT PROJECT’ SEEKING VETERAN MENTORS Mary C. Rich Clubhouse Address: 347 Stillwater Avenue Stamford, CT First Light Project is a new and...
July 17, 2017
Lawrence Wells, USA, ’86 – ’88, joined the Giant Steps program for Art Therapy to deal with symptoms of PTSD and depression. The art and group process has helped Mr. Wells to...
June 20, 2017
Jerel Wenger, USN, ‘66 - ‘70 was diagnosed with MS in 1990. Despite his physical challenges, he enjoys creating meticulously designed mosaic pots in the Giant Steps program....

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July 18, 2017
I have unsuccessfully tried to convince myself that I had no life, no real existence before my enlistment into the United States Army at the age of 18.  I’ve come to terms...
July 18, 2017
When the Yale Veterans Network was formed it was clear that one need not be a U.S. Military veteran to join the organization or to participate in its activities.  Rather it...
June 19, 2017
Aside from political turmoil and unrest I think the 1960s gave us the greatest popular music ever to accompany a generation.  I know, I get goose bumps watching a video of...

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