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“Medal Winning” Videos of Homelessness

With the Olympics wrapping up yesterday, our minds have been saturated over the last two weeks with the images of bronze, silver, and gold. These colors have taken on great symbolism as the brand of remarkable achievement. In this spirit … Continue reading

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Housing, an Important part of HEALTH!

When we talk about health, we often take our homes for granted. If you were to walk out of a doctor’s office with a prescription for insulin or orders to lower your stress by getting more sleep, how would you … Continue reading

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Peer Mentoring with Veterans

I started with Aspire Indiana in January of 2014 as the Peer Mentor for the SSVF (Supportive Services for Veterans and Families) program. I cover Madison, Hamilton, Boone, northern Marion, Wayne and Rush Counties. I have many responsibilities such as … Continue reading

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A Home for the Homeless

Housing means different things to different people, based upon their own personal experiences. Some define housing as a place to lay their head, while others define it with greater depth to include the values associated with a place to call … Continue reading

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Not All Wounds Are Visible

Ever wonder what it’s like to go through Basic Training? Do Drill Sergeants really yell all of the time? Is the gas chamber really that horrible? What’s it like to go to war? How hard is it to return home … Continue reading

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