(MB2) Veterans Helping Veterans
Comfort is a major component of the healing process. Attendees will be treated to a relaxed, disarming, stress-free environment while they participate in education, practical exercises, small group discussion, topical lectures, entertainment and physical events appropriate to individual abilities and facility amenities. The program will span 5 days and will host 50 service members and/or veterans as well as one significant other of each participant per session.
PEER TO PEER SUPPORT
Relationship building with attendees and their family are essential elements of our mutual way ahead. Our partnerships with local resourses is aim at proving holistic servce and support close to where our client reside. Our fundamental objective is to remain a reliable and effective point of contact for veterans, survivor of veterans and family members of our Fallen and their families for any issues or concern. Our staff are experts at locating resources for clients closest to where they reside as well as nationally. Our expert knowledge of federal, state, and benefits and entitlements and resourses enable clients to become more involved in self-care, crisis intervention as self-development. Our Veterans Advocates will assist clients with search for employment opportunities and preparation.
LONG TERM PARTNERSHIP
MB2 process includes long-term advocate support through by means of a MB2 Veteran Advocate (MVA) close to where clients reside. Relationship building with attendees and their family is essential. Our fundamental objective is to remain a reliable and effective point of contact for veterans, survivor family of veterans, and family members of our military Fallen for any issues or concern. Our MVA and headquarters staffs are experts at locating resources for clients closest to where they reside. Our clients become much more self-reliance through sharing of our expert knowledge of federal, state benefits, entitlements and NGO resources both local and nationally. This enable our clients to become more involved in self-care, crisis intervention as self-development.
MB2 vision is to grow our organization nationwide with transitioned military (veteran) who are dedicated to helping other veterans. Our goal is to be an active supporter of the army's Soldier for life program through partnership with the military departments to provide post REFRAD with work opportunities within MB2, specialized training and personal development. We support the Veterans Opportunity to Work Act “VOW' through assisting veterans with finding work opportunities nationwide. Our “veterans helping veterans” and peer to peer principles are key component of our program. Through our peer to peer networks, sharing or knowledge and information our growth potential is unlimited. We envision an effective quality veterans helping veterans program with the backing of senior military leaders, the business community, and rallying of our nation for support.