Suicide prevention tips for veterans

Suicide prevention tips for veterans By Billy Cox Staff Writer Posted at 8:00 AM Some peer-support tips for preventing veteran suicides SARASOTA — In an acknowledgment of the suicide virus sweeping the ranks of America’s military veterans, Goodwill Manasota last month joined a national support group designed to get veterans from the same …

Goodwill launches ‘Lutz Buddy Up’ program for veterans, first responders

Goodwill launches ‘Lutz Buddy Up’ program for veterans, first responders Program to provide peer support and community building, with goal of overall well-being for those who serve our country and community Published Wednesday, May 29, 2019 SARASOTA, FL – For those on the front lines of tragedy and violence – …

Sunrise 1st Responders are First Adopters of New Vet-Connect App

Sunrise First Responders are First Adopters of New Vet-Connect App Mobile application connects military and first responders to free local resources. Vet-Connect was developed by the LCpl Janos V Lutz Live To Tell Foundation, a South Florida nonprofit organization created to reduce the epidemic of veteran suicide related to Post-Traumatic …

MoAB inspires House Candidate David Shapiro to push for legal cannabis for veterans

House candidate David Shapiro wants legal cannabis for veterans By Billy Cox Staff Writer Removing marijuana’s federal schedule 1 status is a campaign issue in the 16th Congressional District race. SARASOTA — Candidates for the District 16 congressional race are staking out divergent positions on the question of whether marijuana …

Warrior Rise Up marijuana project – Sarasota Herald Tribune

Sarasota Herald Tribune hosts a panel discussion based on the Warrior Rise Up marijuana project ByP Justin Robicheau  September 6, 2018 SARASOTA COUNTY – The Sarasota Herald Tribune Thursday hosted a panel on the ‘Warrior Rise Up’ marijuana project. Dozens gathered at Holly Hall to listen to medical professionals and combat …

Veterans Urge The VA To Prescribe Medical Marijuana

As Medical Marijuana Becomes More Accepted, Veterans Urge The VA To Prescribe It Thursday, September 6, 2018 Julio Ochoa/American Homefront Credit: Julio Ochoa/American Homefront Above: Janine Lutz displays her Memorial Wall, which she built with photos of veterans who killed themselves. She said the VA’s policy shunning medical marijuana is leading …

RXforVeterans.com

 View full story at rxforveterans.com Warriors rise up Military veterans mobilize nationally for access to medicinal marijuana to relieve PTSD, pain and unseen injuries By Billy Cox billy.cox@heraldtribune.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — They are mostly young, and mostly male, dress blues and dusty camos, T-shirts and jeans, helmets, berets and baseball …