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Partner Spotlight

American Psychological Association

The American Psychological Association (APA) provides psychological health and wellness educational resources, including free brochures with tips to address psychological health concerns, an interactive tool to learn about mission readiness, and an online psychologist locator. Check out APA’s tips for increasing resiliency here.

Bob Woodruff Foundation

Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) supports community programs for service members, veterans and families coping with invisible wounds. BWF connects audiences to resources for rehabilitation, education, employment and health care. Learn about the BWF’s impact, and their program partners that support service members, veterans and their families.

Mental Health America

Mental Health America (MHA) promotes strong psychological health through online resources and tools to support service members, veterans and families coping with invisible wounds. Explore MHA’s online resources, such as workplace wellness tips, informational health articles and free health assessments.

The Campaign To Change Direction

The Campaign to Change Direction is a national initiative to reduce stigma around psychological health concerns and increase awareness of available resources. The campaign encourages service members, veterans, military families and the public to pledge to learn the 5 Signs that may indicate signs or symptoms of a psychological health concern. On Feb. 16, follow the Twitter accounts of the Campaign to Change Direction, Give an Hour and the Real Warriors Campaign to participate in the “#ReachOut to #changementalhealth” Twitter Chat from 2-3 p.m.

Courage Beyond

Courage Beyond provides free, confidential support programs and services to support service members coping with invisible wounds. Visit the Courage Beyond Services page to view online workshops, support groups and counseling offerings. Register for an upcoming Healthy Relationships class to learn about successfully setting boundaries and expectations in personal relationships.

Tee it up for the Troops

Tee It Up for the Troops uses proceeds from charitable golf events to provide grants for veteran support organizations across the country. Tee it Up for the Troops golf tournaments have been held in more than 30 states; find locations and times for upcoming Tee It Up for the Troops tournaments here!

Naval Center for Combat & Operational Stress Control

Naval Center for Combat & Operational Stress Control (NCCOSC) provides resilience-building initiatives for sailors and Marines to maintain psychological fitness. Watch the “5 Core Functions” video series to learn how to “Strengthen, Mitigate, Identify, Treat and Reintegrate” when navigating stress.

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education

Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE) increases public awareness and understanding about psychological health concerns. The SAVE database includes community education tools, professional education, public awareness campaigns, community grief support and online resources. Click here to learn about SAVE training and consultation for suicide prevention and intervention in the workplace. 

The Real Warriors Campaign collaborates with a variety of not-for-profit organizations that share our mission and can help us reach out to service members, families and health care providers. Our network of partners and affiliates includes military organizations and programs, nonprofit organizations, advocacy organizations and local groups. Through communication and collaboration with these organizations, the campaign can offer the most relevant and up-to-date resources and provide partners with easy and effective outreach mechanisms.

Explore the categories below to learn more about our affiliates and partners, or see a complete list. 

To learn more about the Real Warriors Partnership Network and how to become a partner or affiliate, view or download the Partnership Network Informational Sheet or contact us.


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