Project New Hope

So my Mom (Dar) shows up at my office to bring me information about something she talked a bit about a few days ago.  It's a program called "Project New Hope" and they help Veterans and their families with a variety of things after wartime service. I have to admit, when she first brought this up, I didn't get it.  I guess I was picturing a steely-eyed Navy Seal getting lectured by his new pencil neck civilian boss.  I thought, he might not like it, but he'll adapt to the new environment in no time... he doesn't need a group like "Project New Hope" to help him make that change.  Yep, that's how thick I can be.projectnewhope_ma2 Ma quickly let me know that every Veteran has his/her own set of circumstances.  She told me that 25% of all homeless are combat Veterans and the suicide rates for Veterans aged 20-24 are 4 times higher than civilians.  She told me to imagine being an 18 year old kid working at McDonalds who gets activated with his local guard unit and...
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