Dealing with chronic pain limited what Shaunne could do. Once an active Army soldier, her physical limitations made her feel like "half of a person." Even with a child to care for, she often wanted to stay in bed and block out the pain and world. Going to VA helped her learn to accept herself and find ways to live a fulfilling life.
No matter what you may be experiencing, there is support for getting your life on a better track. Many, many Veterans have found the strength to reach out and make the connection.Locate VA Resources
An online source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.Locate SAMHSA Resources
The NRD links to services and resources that support Service members, Veterans, families and caregivers.Locate NRD Resources