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Celebrate Military Families

Five ways to show appreciation for Military families. If you're friends or neighbors with a military family — or simply want to show your support — there are a few simple actions that can make a big difference.



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Veterans Video

The Unique Skills of Veterans

In this humorous public service announcement, we see an example of some habits that may be tough for veterans to break. Watch and share the video to support the hiring of veterans.

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Drisko and Boys

A Boy with Autism and His Family Deal with Dad’s Deployment

Shelley Drisko and her sons enjoy respite through Easter Seals as they await their dad’s return.
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Tim and Clara

Tim and Cara Folkers’ post-war caregiving journey

They openly share how PTSD and other post-war issues affect their family




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Concert for Valor

Starbucks, HBO and Chase Recognize Easter Seals Dixon Center While Saluting U.S. Veterans and Their Families This Veterans Day

THE CONCERT FOR VALOR Co-Sponsors Celebrate Veteran Service Organizations as Part of a First-of-Its-Kind Event

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Easter Seals Dixon Center Leverages Easter Seals’ nationwide network of community-based program locations, while working with private and public sector leaders in communities to create better ways for our veterans and military families to succeed in meaningful employment, education, and overall wellness.

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One third of Vietnam-era veterans live with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
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