Our brave families and service members make daily sacrifices for all of us. Heartbeat believes it’s critical to step up and serve those who give endlessly for our freedom and way of life.
When brave warriors return home with physical and psychological injuries, everything changes. Health issues present unexpected challenges. This affects both the service member and the family. Injuries such as traumatic brain injury (TBI), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and paralysis are life changing.
Oftentimes, people forget about our brave, wounded warriors when they come home. Oftentimes that is when they need us the most.
Our goal at Heartbeat Serving Wounded Warriors® is to help our brave service members gain control over their health challenges and lead productive lives.
The military teaches our brave men and women to take care of themselves and others—they’re givers, not takers. They don’t ask for help. When their community voluntarily helps them, it creates a powerful impact on wounded service members’ psychological and physical well-being.
Special Forces’ suicide rates hit record levels — casualties of ‘hard combat’
By Cheryl K. Chumley -The Washington Times Friday, April 18, 2014
Star Spangled Banner Challenge
People have recently criticized the National Anthem as being stupid, silly, too militaristic, and many more insults.
This band sings a version that will knock your socks off … a Navy vet who was a Corpsman to our Courageous Marines sings the lead. View below! Take the challenge. Cheers of Patriotic Joy!! www.starspangledbannerchallenge.com
Special ops troops committing suicide at record pace, McRaven says
By Howard Altman, Tampa (Fla.) Tribune, Published: April 18, 2014
America is Exceptional because of the Courageous Heroes that serve and sacrifice with Courage! This video humbles you right down to your toes, it is one of the best “America Tributes”!