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WWP Discusses Significance of Annual Survey Results

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) discussed recent findings from its 10th Annual Warrior Survey at The Brookings Institution. This survey is the largest and most comprehensive survey of the physical, social, economic, and mental health needs facing the post-9/11 generation of wounded, ill, and injured veterans. 

WWP Shows Need for Veteran Mental Health Care at CNAS Symposium

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) joined experts from medical, veteran, and military communities at a symposium on veterans' mental health, hosted by The Center for a New American Security (CNAS).

WWP Discusses Addressing Mental Health at Washington Post Live Event

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) shared how it is addressing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI) – the signature wounds of the global war on terror – during Washington Post Live's The Changing Face of American Veterans event.

WWP Announced Formation of Toxic Exposures Coalition

For thousands of service members who served in the post-9/11 generation, environmental and chemical hazard exposures have carried real and potential health risks. Service members and veterans seem to be suffering from uncommon illnesses or unusual early onset of more familiar diseases like cancer.

WWP Asks for Expanded Benefits for Specially Adapted Housing

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) director of government affairs, Derek Fronabarger, testified before the House Veterans' Affairs Committee today on the Specially Adapted Housing (SAH) benefit. Fronabarger highlighted areas where Congress can take action, specifically around the existing financial and timeframe limitations of the benefit.

WWP Discusses Addressing Mental Health at Washington Post Live Event

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) shared how it is addressing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI) – the signature wounds of the global war on terror – during Washington Post Live's The Changing Face of American Veterans event.

Wounded Warrior Project Testifies On VA Job Program Recommendations

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) testified before the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity, on efforts to reform VA's Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) program.

Wounded Warriors Visit White House During Annual Soldier Ride

Twenty-nine wounded, ill, and injured post-9/11 service members and veterans visited President Donald Trump at the White House during the annual Washington, DC Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Soldier Ride® – a multi-day cycling event that empowers injured veterans to overcome physical challenges and discover a sense of community among their fellow riders. 

WWP Addresses Joint Veterans Affairs Committees

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) testified before the Senate and House Committees on Veterans' Affairs, identifying some of the biggest issues that wounded, ill, and injured service members face. 

WWP to Announce 2018 Annual Warrior Survey Findings at The Brookings Institution

Every year, WWP conducts the nation's largest and most comprehensive survey of post-9/11 veterans who have sustained both physical and hidden injuries while serving the nation.

WWP Lays Wreath at Arlington National Cemetery During Veterans Day Ceremony

At Arlington National Cemetery, WWP Legislative Affairs Director Brian Dempsey and WWP teammate and Air Force Veteran Tanisha Brown participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

WWP Government and Community Relations Team Reflects on 2018

In 2018, we expanded our government and community relations team, and worked alongside our nation’s leaders in the executive and legislative branches to improve physical and mental health care and economic opportunities for veterans.

WWP Leadership Participates in Americas Largest Military Trade Show

To build a resilient network of local community support across the nation, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) works alongside like-minded organizations that impact the health and well-being of wounded veterans.

WWP Advises Congress on Suicide Prevention Best Practices

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) testified before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs as part of its ongoing suicide prevention advocacy efforts with our nation’s leaders.

WWP, VSOs, and Congressional Leaders Announce Passage of “Death Gratuity” Payment Reform Bill

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) applauds the addition of H.R. 1928 Families of The Fallen Service Members Act to the minibus carrying the defense appropriations package.

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