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August 26, 2016
VA OPC Grand Opening
August 26, 2016
Guest article by By Lori Kuczmanski, ASBP Blood Donor Recruiter, Fort Bliss, Texas The FBI and the Drug Enforcement Administration co-sponsored their first-ever blood drive with the Armed Services Blood Program, July 29. Lucy Holcomb, DEA public information officer, said the main reason they wanted to sponsor a blood drive with the ASBP was due to the fact the blood supports deployed service members and their families worldwide. “This was the biggest selling point when we were introduced to the Armed Services Blood Program,” Holcomb said. The ASBP is the official blood program of the U.S. military. As a...
August 26, 2016
Texas Women Veterans Roll Call
August 26, 2016
Reception Honoring and Celebrating Women Veterans
August 26, 2016
Reception Honoring and Celebrating Women Veterans
August 26, 2016
Free event featuring Veteran artists and writers - Austin
August 26, 2016
VA Mental Health Summit - Temple
August 26, 2016
VA Mental Health Summit - Waco
August 26, 2016
As I’ve been working at TexVet this beautiful Thursday morning, I’ve listened to an online caregiver session offered from Caregiver Teleconnection.  I discovered that you do not have to log in or listen in to live presentations … I actually listened to one offered back in July. Newcomers to caregiving really don’t want to think of themselves as “caregivers” … it makes them actually have to admit aloud (and to themselves) that the one they love is unable to function as the one the caregiver once fell in love with. Perhaps the family member looks (on the outside) just fine.  Perhaps they nod their head about something as if they understand. Perhaps they (multiple times) start asking you the same question, and you feel frustrated ... angry.  Suddenly, the caregiver is faced with having to make uncomfortable decisions, having to plan ahead for getting the one who needs help dressed, cleaned, and ready for...
August 24, 2016
Banquet honoring Bastrop County Veterans; proceeds assist Bastrop/Elgin NJROTC & local Veteran Benevolence Funds.

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