NEW START

Everyone deserves a new start in life. Reasons differ from person to person, but the following principles are a guideline to give your life a NEW START for a healthier lifestyle.   Nutrition Proper nutrition is the foundation of good health. It will be healthy to familiarize yourself with the food chart.    Health nutrition […]

A Veteran Caregiver’s “Thank-You Letter” to the National Association of American Veterans, Inc.

To anyone who reads this, this is about Constance A. Burns, the founder of the National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV), established in 2005 to help Veterans and their caregivers and family members nationwide. My husband, Raymond M. Depew, is a Veteran of the Vietnam War who passed away on July 11, 2018, after […]

NAAV Veterans and Their Caregivers Visit Maryland’s Eastern Shore

On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, the National Association of American Veterans, Inc. and its partner at Pennsylvania Avenue Village East took participants from the DC metro area to Hurlock, Maryland, on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The participants traveled aboard the Chariot’s for Hire bus and arrived at their destination to have a catered meal featuring local […]

National Family Caregivers Month

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Family caregivers, or informal caregivers, are unpaid individuals (i.e., spouse, partner, or family member) who assist with activities of daily living (i.e., eating, bathing, or dressing) and/or medical tasks (i.e., taking medication or doing required exercises). According to the 2015 Report Caregiving in the U.S., produced by the National […]

NAAV Field Trip to Sight & Sound Theatres

  On November 7, 2017, the National Association of American Veterans, Inc. and its partner PA AVE Village East of Washington, DC, sponsored a small group of seniors, caregivers of Veterans, and a widow of a deceased Veteran on a field trip to Sight & Sound Theatres in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to see the “Miracle of […]