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Warrior Care’s mission is to support wounded, ill, and injured Service members in their recovery and reintegration or transition to civilian life. Here, you will find articles highlighting our support to ensure that we never forget our nation’s wounded, ill, and injured Service members, their families, and caregivers. We publish a variety of stories to keep you informed about Warrior Care, from the ways we deliver on our mission, to the impact of our work on everyday lives.

Aug. 22, 2011

Know Someone Who Made a Difference? Make it Known. First Lady and Dr. Biden Issue Community Challenge

In a few weeks, we will have been a Nation at War for ten years. Our wounded warriors and the military families that support them have borne an especially heavy burden. Yet just as America Joined Forces after September 11th, an entire community of ...

Aug. 22, 2011

President Obama reaffirms White House Commitment to Veteran, Wounded Warrior Employment

President Barack Obama speaks about the economy and the Administration's efforts to prepare our nation's veterans for the workforce during a statement at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C. August 5, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Lawr...

Aug. 17, 2011

Two Recovering Marines Help Shape the Future of Wounded Warrior Programs

From left to right: Patrick Brick (OWF Project Manager, Sgt. Gabriel Ledesma, Cory Hixson (OWF National Capital Region Coordinator), 1st Lt. Blake Hogan ...

Aug. 15, 2011

Wounded Warriors Find New Home at Fort Belvoir

The new Ft. Belvoir Community Hospital. This facility is expected to open near the end of September 2011."][/caption] Forty-eight wounded warriors made a safe transfer from Walter Reed Army Medical Center to Fort Belvoir on Sunday, and Mr. John C...

Aug. 12, 2011

I am a Wounded Warrior and I Work for Wounded Warriors

Philip Quigley, USMC 2003, Iraq War Veteran and Wounded Warrior. Wounded warriors intern with the Office of the Secretary of Defense (USD (P&R)) and other federal agencies. Operation Warfighter links federal employers to prospective wounded war...

Aug. 11, 2011

Wounded Warrior Care Professional’s Gather for Annual Army Conference

Last month, DASD Mr. John Campbell spoke at the Warrior Transition Command conference about the utility of Recovery Care Coordinators and Army AW2 Advocates who provide assistance to recovering Service members on reaching their recovery goals devel...

July 29, 2011

TBI: 4 Minutes Worth Your Time

By Arturo R. Murguia In Line of Departure, COL David Maxwell writes about the devastating long term effects of Traumatic Brain Injuries. He also introduces us to Major Darren Baldwin, a Special Forces soldier who was hit by IEDs twice in 9 days. ...

July 25, 2011

Milicruit Virtual Career Fair for Veterans

Are you a Service member on the West Coast looking for a job? Milicruit, the recognized leader in career fairs for veterans, will be hosting a regional virtual career fair for California, Oregon and Washington on Thursday, July 28, 2011. The event...

July 18, 2011

Operation Warfighter Interns Make a Positive Impact in the Workplace

The following is an excerpt from an email written by Mr. Daniel Stewart (State Department, Branch Chief for Student Programs, Office of Recruitment, Examination, and Employment) to his supervisor following a visit to Walter Reed Army Medical Center f...