VA takes key step to improve its website to provide Veterans an enhanced digital customer experience

November 13, 2018
VA takes key step to improve its website to provide Veterans an
enhanced digital customer experience
WASHINGTON — This week the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) took a key step in its digital modernization effort by
revamping its website accessed by 10 million customers per month who use VA’s tools and content online.
To improve this experience VA’s Veterans Experience Office and VA Digital Service gathered feedback from more than 5,000 Veterans,
service members, their families, caregivers and survivors. Click here to Read More

Prosperity Pointe Assisted Living Veterans Day

Prosperity Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care

Adriane Shakir, Activities Director for Prosperity Pointe invited Vet to Vet Tennessee to their facility on November 12, 2018 to celebrate Veterans Day.

Patty Calabro, Sheryn & Don Davis, Martina & Ed Junod had to honor to share in the Veterans Day Celebration.  7 Veterans and 13 Veteran surviving spouses were present; 7 WWII, 2 Korean , 4 Vietnam.  Click here to Read More

“Coming Home” play brigthens the lives of hundreds on Veterans Day

November 11, 2018  First Baptist Church Maryville, TN. 

“Coming Home” play, written and produced by Tonya Lee Stoutt-Brown, was attended by almost 1,000 on Veterans Day. 

Details:  A young soldier returns home from World War II to find his country church in comical disarray. As he struggles to find peace, he learns that you can never go so far away that you can’t come home in your heart.

Tonya asked Vet to Vet Tennessee to support the play and advised VTVT that all of the donations from the play would be donated to VTVT to support their suicidal prevention programs..  VTVT received over $3,000.00!  Very generous audience. Click here to Read More


Happy Veterans Day – “You’re Worth It!”

November 10, 2018 Blount County Tennessee.

The United Veterans of Blount County hosted Blount County’s  50th Veterans Day Celebration at Rio Revolution Church.  Special Guest speaker was  Lt. Col Army Ellison “Vic” Vickery gave an inspirational service and sacrifice speech.

Vic’s told us that he never felt comfortable responding to anyone who “thanked him for his service” until his wife Suzanne suggested responding with “You’re worth it!”

Thank you Mrs. Suzanne Vickery for your recommendation.

We are grateful to all who have served, whether in peacetime or in periods of conflict. Especially for those who have fought on the battlefield, those who continue to bear wounds both seen and unseen. We pray for physical healing and God’s peace in your life.

On behalf of the Knoxville Regional Veterans Mental Health Council and Vet to Vet Tennessee we wish everyone a blessed and happy Veterans Day.