VISION

VET 22 will offer practical guidance to veterans of all ages to rebuild their lives by helping them regain general life skills to overcome daily struggles. Applying specific concepts designed to ensure their integrity and meet their needs will enable them to jump-start their lives and maintain a level of stability towards the pathway to self-worth.

MISSION

VET 22’s mission is to provide favorable atmosphere for veterans to garner camaraderie and grant gateways that will allow them to pursue their dreams.By providing an array of career modules, the program will accommodate each veteran’s preferred course of study, which will in turn allow them to be a viable member of society and give back to their community.

CORE VALUES

  1. Commitment – VET 22 is a program that is guaranteed to help veterans who open their hearts to receive sound advice, safe housing, job training and employment instruction.
  2. Restoration – By virtue of its various programs, VET 22 makes a vow to always place high emphasis on the holistic restoration our veterans in mind, body and spirit.
  3. Integrity – The integrity of VET 22 is of paramount importance. It is obligated to always maintain a supportive reputation for all veterans, while enhancing their livelihood.

VISION

VET 22 will offer practical guidance to veterans of all ages to rebuild their lives by helping them regain general life skills to overcome daily struggles. Applying specific concepts designed to ensure their integrity and meet their needs will enable them to jump-start their lives and maintain a level of stability towards the pathway to self-worth.

MISSION

VET 22’s mission is to provide favorable atmosphere for veterans to garner camaraderie and grant gateways that will allow them to pursue their dreams.By providing an array of career modules, the program will accommodate each veteran’s preferred course of study, which will in turn allow them to be a viable member of society and give back to their community.

CORE VALUES

  1. Commitment – VET 22 is a program that is guaranteed to help veterans who open their hearts to receive sound advice, safe housing, job training and employment instruction.
  2. Restoration – By virtue of its various programs, VET 22 makes a vow to always place high emphasis on the holistic restoration our veterans in mind, body and spirit.
  3. Integrity – The integrity of VET 22 is of paramount importance. It is obligated to always maintain a supportive reputation for all veterans, while enhancing their livelihood.

What is the Veteran’s Smack down Challenge?

10 FACTS ABOUT VETERANS

1:  Veterans are people who served in the military – US Army, Navy, Marine Corps., Air Force, and Coast Guard – during times of war and peace.

2: In 2014, an average of 20 Veterans died from suicide each day. 6 of the 20 were users of VA services.

3: Approximately 66% of all Veteran deaths from suicide were the result of firearm injuries.

4: There is continued evidence of high burden of suicide among Middle-aged and older adult Veterans. In 2014, approximately 65% of all Veterans who died from suicide were aged 50 years or older.

5: In 2014, there were 41,425 suicides among U.S. adults. Among all U.S adult deaths from suicide, 18% were identified as Veterans of the U.S. military service.

6: The unemployment rate of post-9/11 veterans (aka “Gulf War-era veterans”) is 6.2%.

7: Nearly 10 million veterans are age 65 or older.

8: Veterans make up 12% of the adult homeless population.

9:  70% of homeless veterans suffer from substance abuse, while 50% experience mental health issues such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which makes it harder to maintain relationships and hold down a job.

10: Many homeless veterans end up living on the streets for 8 or 9 times the length of their deployments.

our PROGRAMS

vet 22 veterans in action

REFERRAL HOTLINE SERVICES

VET 22 will feature a
unique Resource Center
establishing an allegiance
of services to include
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Water

VET 22 spotlights its own private
label, high-quality Artesian
spring water.
VET 22 spotlights its own private label,
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Referral Hotline

VET 22 will feature a unique
Resource Center establishing an
allegiance of service services to include:
Vet-to-Vet Advocacy Initiative allowing
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Fundraising

VET 22 will build a special
fundraising Call Center
highlighting
VET 22 will build a special fundraising
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