Nominated by: Karen Gates
Vets Returning Home works closely with a multitude of human service providers, nonprofit organizations and government agencies to meet the needs of the Veterans’ medical, psychological and educational needs. The purpose of our program is to support American Veterans in crisis who have risked their lives for our country, helping them return to a life of stability, pride, and honor as contributing members of their communities. At this time our facility is able to house 37 male and 6 female Veterans.
Vets Returning Home is located in Roseville, the only facility of its kind in Macomb County. Services include ongoing research of current Michigan program features, implementation of hands on accountability to ensure that our Vets obtain what is promised them, and an ongoing vision to improve and simplify program features going forward. With our collaborating and supporting partners, our structured program provides: Life Skills Training , Employment Training, Education, Job Opportunities and Referrals, Health Care Screening, PTSD Counseling, Transportation Assistance, Meals and Clothing, Support Groups (Including PTSD), Substance Abuse Intervention and Benefits and Entitlement Assistance.