Helping Military Families with Kerri Childress of Fisher House Foundation - 5:27
"Some of these military that were injured in combat sometimes are in rehab for months and months, sometimes even years. And their families, many of whom are just barely making it from month to month as it is, suddenly now have been uprooted to a whole-new area that they weren't in before..."
Posted Apr 29, 2016
There are over 23 million veterans nationwide, including 2.5 million from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Many veterans return home with medical challenges that require professional and family care. A conversation with Kerri Childress, Vice President of Communications for the Fisher House Foundation. Childress stated, "Some of these military that were injured in combat sometimes are in rehab for months and months, sometimes even years. And their families, many of whom are just barely making it from month to month as it is, suddenly now have been uprooted to a whole-new area that they weren't in before..." Visit Fisher House Foundation on the web, Facebook or follow on Twitter.
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