How Quickly Opioid Use Can Affect Veterans

We see all too often that our soldiers returning home from war are quickly written prescriptions to opioids and other drugs to help combat the challenges they face. This article reveals some of the corruption behind the opioid crisis in our country, ways that we see this affecting our veterans and suggestions to alternative approaches to getting help

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A Very Special Guest At The Backpacks For Life 3rd Annual Golf Outing

Backpacks For Life was privileged to have a very special guest speaker at this year’s Golf Outing. Tyler Stallings, a 6-year-old boy with a heart of gold for serving our veterans, shared his mission with our supporters…

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Easterseals South Florida offers respite care program for veterans

Easterseals of South Florida provides respite care to disabled/ill veterans and the family members that are taking care of them. By providing care for a few hours a week, Easterseals is able to give veterans continued support they need.

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Helping A Homeless Veteran...

We were recently contacted by someone interested in writing an article about what we do at Backpacks For Life. The woman asked some great questions and we thought, this would be a great thing to share with our followers to continue spreading awareness and familiarizing people with the work that we do.

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