veteran health care

New England News
12:30 pm
Sat December 13, 2014

Soldier On Testifies Before Congressional Veterans Committee

Soldier On CEO Jack Downing
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

The U.S. House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs recently held a hearing focused on ending veteran homelessness and improving the delivery of healthcare and other benefits to former service men and women. Massachusetts-based Soldier On was one of five nonprofits invited to testify before members of Congress to speak about their experiences and how they think veteran care should be provided. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Jim Levulis spoke with Soldier On CEO Jack Downing.

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New England News
12:30 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

Veterans Organizations Praise Unveiling of Student Veteran Lounge at BCC

A map in the lounge points out where Berkshire Community College's 80 student veterans served in the U.S. and around the world.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

Veterans organizations from across Massachusetts were represented at the grand opening Thursday of a student veteran resource lounge at Berkshire Community College in Pittsfield.

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