The Military and Veterans Resource Center provides counseling to Student Veterans every Tuesday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
North Carolina State University Counseling Center will provide the Counselors.
Disability Services Office
The Disability Services Office will have representatives on site every Monday 1:00 pm-3:00 pm, Wednesday 10:00 am-12:00 pm, and Thursday 10:00 am-12:00 pm.
Career Development Center
The Career Development Center will have a representative in the Military and Veterans Resource Center every Friday from 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Wake County Veterans Service Officer
The Wake County Veterans Service Officer will be at the the Military and Veterans Resource Center Wednesday September 20th, 2017 from 9:00 am and 12:00 pm
Every day 20+ Veterans and 1 Active Duty Soldier take their own lives. Burdened with the stigma associated with mental health issues and the military “shame” surrounding PTS (Post Traumatic Stress), they instead turn to suicide as their only option to relieve suffering.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), smoking-related diseases have killed 10 times more Americans than the combined toll in all the wars the country has fought. And yet smoking continues to be an important part of the military culture. According to the CDC, smoking is more common among military personnel than civilians.
The National Veterans Foundation (NVF) acknowledges that veteran substance abuse is a growing problem. The war on terror has magnified the physical and mental trauma on soldiers. Today, there are more instances of debilitating physical and mental health issues in veterans than 50 years ago. Substance abuse has increased as veterans try to cope with their own physical disabilities, mental issues, and the challenges of a civilian life.
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