Legislative Priorities

Suicide Prevention
  • Increase awareness & reduce stigma for receiving treatment
  • Improve identification & treatment
Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Increase awareness of mild-to-moderate TBIs & behavioral after effects
  • Advocate for veterans with other than honorable discharges due to undiagnosed or improperly treated post-deployment mental health issues, including TBIs
Toxic Wounds
  • Advocate for adequate resources to fully research, diagnose, and treat conditions associated with toxic exposures
  • Seek improvements to pre/post-deployment health monitoring and assessments to address all currently recognized and emergent environmental hazard and toxic wound health issues
Veteran Treatment Courts
  • Increase development and expanded use of Veteran Treatment Courts
  • Advocate for more outreach to justice involved veterans

To: All AMVETS members,

TOPIC:   LEGISLATURE ISSUES

We need your help!

It is imperative for every AMVET member to sign-up at the Legislation Action Center located on the National website and to sign up for E-mail alerts. Here is the link: 
http://www.amvets.org/your-voice-in-dc/legislative-action-center/

Please “Sign-up” for our mailing list, so when another issue comes up you’ll receive it in your email. It’s that simple http://capwiz.com/amvets/mlm/signup/

Let’s get our new AMVETS National Legislature Policy Advisor – Ms. Amy Webb: to understand  that we; AMVETS in Hawaii are serious about our “AIMS & PURPOSES.”

Help spread the word around with our fellow AMVETS members in your post to get them to act upon these issues as well.  Together we can make it happen.

Mahalo,

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