News articles for Help Hospitalized Veterans:
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Veteran Gets Pain Relief From Working on Arts and Crafts Kits
WINCHESTER, Calif., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- He made it out of Vietnam without a scratch, but a recent home improvement project recently nearly cost him his life.
"I don't remember much," David Newberry said about nearly severing his hand while working on his porch. "I saw ... read more
Thursday, February 28, 2013
California Nonprofit Hits Milestone
WINCHESTER, Calif., Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- What began more than four decades ago as an endeavor to help local San Diego veterans wounded in Vietnam has blossomed into a full-scale international operation.
Help Hospitalized Veterans' (HHV), which has since moved from San Diego to Winchester, ... read more
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Donated Computers Assist Veterans with "Scholastic Therapy"
WINCHESTER, Calif., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For veterans wounded in Iraq or Afghanistan, long hospital stays accompanied by months of physical, occupational or other forms of rehabilitation are often necessary for recovery.
"You can only do so much therapy each day," said Nick, a soldier from ... read more
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Arts & Crafts Give Military Veteran a Way to Express His Feelings
WINCHESTER, Calif., Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Few people understand the type of stress that an air traffic controller endures, as the ability to focus on dozens of planes at a time can be both exhilarating and exhausting.
"Knowing those blips on the screen represented hundreds ... read more
Thursday, January 3, 2013
Organization Makes Season of Giving a Reality for Many Veterans
WINCHESTER, Calif., Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For many, the 2012 holiday season may have been a rough time financially, with gift giving being a major part of holiday activities. And unfortunately, many of our nation's veterans, whether hospitalized or homebound, often have a tough time ... read more
Friday, October 22, 2010
The Best Things Happen at Work, Finds Help Hospitalized Veterans
WINCHESTER, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/22/10 -- Help Hospitalized Veterans Reports: Norine Molloy was a busy mother of four. One day while reading the paper she noticed an interesting job advertisement. She wasn't looking for work, but found the position intriguing as it was working with veterans utilizing ... read more
Thursday, August 26, 2010
Mother of Persian Gulf War Veteran Helps Other Vets
WINCHESTER, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/26/10 -- Minutes after her father -- a veteran of WWII -- left to fight in the Korean War, Sandi Kriebel was born. "I was raised in a patriotic home. One of my brothers served in Vietnam and the other was in the Navy. ... read more
Tuesday, August 3, 2010
Working on Arts and Crafts Aids in Recovery of Veterans
WINCHESTER, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/03/10 -- For veterans receiving treatment at a VA medical center, passing the time can be among the day's challenges. Between appointments and therapy sessions, hours can pass without anything to do.
That's where Help Hospitalized Veterans (HHV) comes in. Since 1971 HHV has ... read more