Tony, Army Veteran

Tony, Army Veteran Tony is a U.S. Army Veteran who served just as the Vietnam War was ending. His cousin convinced him to enlist with him but was ultimately unable to pass basic training, leaving Tony on his own. “I wasn’t one for giving up, so I said, ‘I’ll just do what I can do,’”…

Get Off the Couch and Attend Home Front Military Network’s “Honoring the Brave Benefit Concert”

Get off the couch and rock out to some fantastic cover music by southern Colorado’s SofaKillers while celebrating Colorado’s military and veteran families.  Proceeds from the Aug. 12, 2022 “Honoring the Brave Benefit Concert,” will benefit Home Front Military Network which seeks to help service members, veterans, and their families survive and thrive through holistic,…

June is PTSD Awareness Month

There is Hope for Everyone Who Suffers from PTSD Imagine living like this:  Every time you’re in a crowd, your throat tightens, and you feel like you can’t breathe. Your heart starts pounding…thump, thump, thump. And then comes the cold sweat, which runs down your face and stings your eyes.  When you hear any type…

Pikes Peak Suicide Prevention

Home Front Military Network has long been concerned about the overwhelming number of active-duty personnel and veterans who have tragically lost their lives to suicide. Part of our mission is to connect active-duty service members, veterans, and their families to helpful resources in the community, so today our spotlight is on the work being done…

Anthony, Army Veteran

Anthony, Army Veteran When Anthony joined the Army in 1995, it was a last resort. Ultimately, it became the best decision he ever made.  Before becoming a Soldier, Anthony says he was having a good time, working as a stand-up comic and a musician, but he wasn’t building a future for himself. In the Army,…

Juan, U.S. Army Veteran

Photo: [Juan in the foreground, Jenny far left] Thanksgiving Day 2020, first time the family was able to touch, hug, and be in the same room with each other since they contracted COVID-19. “It was so great working with [HFMN Case Manager]. She was so detailed and patient–with a calming voice. She would tell us…

Tim, U.S. Army Veteran

Tim, U.S. Army Veteran Tim, a young veteran, served active duty for both the U.S. Army and National Guard. His military experienced taught him discipline, punctuality, and most importantly what it means to be a leader. Tim currently works as a general contractor—supervising remodeling, building, and renovation projects. However, like so many others, the COVID-19…

Channelle, U.S. Army Veteran

Channelle, U.S. Army Veteran Channelle is a United States Army Veteran who reached out to Home Front Military Network (HFMN) not knowing what kind of assistance she needed but knew she was in need of guidance. “I wasn’t sure if you [HFMN] could even help me. I saw Home Front Military Network [on a magnet],…