Military reservists and active-duty personnel risk their lives to defend our freedom, national security and to preserve our way of life. New York has the most consecutive National Guard activations in the country since September 11, 2001. Military personnel are forced to leave their families behind, overwhelmed by fewer resources and myriad other personal stresses. When discharged, they return home faced with physical, emotional and financial struggles as they transition back into civilian employment.
Learn more about how the following programs are helping Long Island's returning veterans and their families.
The goal of VetsBuild Long Island is simple. Help our post 9/11veterans find jobs in the emerging Green Industry.
VetsHelpLI is an online source where active military personnel and veterans will find information on a wide array of specialized services.