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Special Memorial Day Messages

A Special Memorial Day Message from Senator Boozman

A special message from Senator Boozman for our Rivers of Recovery veterans: “The fact that fly fishing can be an effective, natural outlet for anxiety, depression and exacerbated service-related trauma should not be overlooked during these trying times. With Memorial Day weekend upon us, it’s the perfect time

2020-05-22T00:27:08+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Special Memorial Day Messages

Healing PTSD Stamp from USPS Will Raise Money for Treatment

Healing PTSD Stamp Raises Money for VeteransThe U.S. Postal Service issued a new “Healing PTSD” stamp to raise money for PTSD treatment.

“Healing PTSD” is a semipostal stamp to raise funds for a specific cause. The stamps sell for 65 cents apiece, with the extra 10 cents

2020-04-15T18:19:28+00:00April 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Healing PTSD Stamp from USPS Will Raise Money for Treatment

Nine Ways to Connect with Veterans During the COVID-19 Pandemic

With social distancing and other protective measures in place because of COVID-19, it’s hard to know how to help our friends and loved ones. Yet in these uncertain times, it’s even more important to connect with people.

RoR Expands Veteran Recovery ResearchCombat veterans are more at risk

2020-04-15T18:01:28+00:00April 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Nine Ways to Connect with Veterans During the COVID-19 Pandemic

RoR Collaborates with Cornell University’s Department of Natural Resources to Expand Veteran Recovery Research

Rivers of Recovery (RoR) is pleased to announce a collaboration with Cornell University’s Department of Natural Resources (WWRx Tidball Lab) to expand our research on fly fishing as an effective treatment for PTSD, mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), depression and anxiety disorders for Veterans.

While fly fishing’s positive effects on Veteran recovery

2020-03-05T20:55:44+00:00March 5th, 2020|Comments Off on RoR Collaborates with Cornell University’s Department of Natural Resources to Expand Veteran Recovery Research

Veterans Day 2019 Prime Discount

Starting today and running through Nov. 11, 2019, veterans, active-duty troops and Guard and Reserve members can get a one-year Amazon Prime membership for $79 — that’s $40 off the regular price.

AND if you already have an account, you can renew your Prime membership at the lower rate. To sign up for the discount, Amazon

2019-11-06T22:33:45+00:00November 6th, 2019|Comments Off on Veterans Day 2019 Prime Discount

Exide Donation Enables More Wounded Combat Veterans to Participate in Rivers of Recovery’s Recreational Therapy Programs

Rivers of Recovery is pleased to announce that Exide Technologies donated $10,000 to support wounded U.S. combat veterans participating in Rivers of Recovery programs. The donation will directly support combat veterans suffering with post-traumatic stress, mild traumatic brain injury, and other psychological wounds of war.

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2019-10-14T18:24:44+00:00October 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Exide Donation Enables More Wounded Combat Veterans to Participate in Rivers of Recovery’s Recreational Therapy Programs

Stars & Stripes Charity Fishing Tournament Supports Injured Military Veterans

The Stars & Stripes Charity Fishing Tournament was held June 13-14, 2019, in Newburg, Maryland. All proceeds from the event directly benefited Rivers of Recovery.

Stars & Stripes Charity Fishing Tournament Supports Wounded Military Veterans Mid River Guide Service hosted the tournament. Rivers

2019-08-20T22:08:14+00:00August 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Stars & Stripes Charity Fishing Tournament Supports Injured Military Veterans

Public Lands Access Key for Combat Veteran Recovery

The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP) recently interviewed Rivers of Recovery leaders about the need for public lands access. It’s a topic of particular importance for programs like RoR.

Access to Public Lands for Veterans Access to public lands is vital for programs like Rivers of Recovery to

2019-08-14T13:05:25+00:00August 13th, 2019|Comments Off on Public Lands Access Key for Combat Veteran Recovery