Winter 2019 Home Base Happenings

Home Base staff were busy this winter, hosting memorable Adventure Series outings with military families, attending wreath laying ceremonies and meeting with local leaders to discuss the state and need of veterans’ mental health across the nation. Take a look below to see what the winter months brought Home Base! November 16: U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III Visits

Expert Strategies to Help You Stick to Your Health & Wellness Goals

Of the estimated 40% of Americans who make New Year’s resolutions, only 8% will ultimately achieve their goals*. Given these figures, perhaps the only thing more common than setting a New Year’s resolution is subsequently abandoning that resolution days, weeks, or – maybe – months later. There are no quick fixes, shortcuts, or magic pills

A Year-End Message From Home Base

Dear Friends, The past year has been one full of great milestones at Home Base and these accomplishments have all been important and positive steps toward building the best version of our organization.  As we close the chapter of 2018, I find myself reflecting on the enormous progress we’ve made together and look forward to

First Responder No-Shave Campaign Makes Headlines Across New England

For the 117 police departments that joined forces across state lines to participate in Home Base’s First Responder No-Shave campaign, it wasn’t just about growing out their beards, it was about something more: raising awareness of the invisible wounds and money to support Home Base’s mission. For the first time during its 4-year run, the

Home Base Remembers Honorary Director, President George H.W. Bush

Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program joins mourners across the country in remembering our Nation’s 41st President George Herbert Walker Bush. During his lifetime, he both served in the military and made a significant impact as an advocate of Veterans and their Families. “President Bush will always be remembered for

Fisher House Foundation Honored at Mission: Gratitude

On any given night, more than 1,000 military and Veterans’ families can call Fisher House their “home away from home” thanks to Fisher House Foundation and its unwavering dedication to those who have served – and their families. This “peace of mind” has been extended to Veterans and family members enrolled in Home Base’s two-week

Home Base Unveils NEW National Center of Excellence

Continuing to scale its innovative and effective approach to mental health and brain injury care for Veterans, Service Members and their Families, Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program officially opened the doors to its National Center of Excellence and cut the ceremonial ribbon for its new location in the Charlestown

Veterans Day and Beyond – A Look Ahead at Upcoming Southwest Florida Events

Veterans Day and Beyond – A Look Ahead at Upcoming Southwest Florida Events

Between the Pelicans Nest Golf Tournament on Monday and the Run to Home Base in January, our Southwest Florida team has some busy times ahead! Continue reading below to learn more about where you can find the team this Veterans Day – and beyond: Saturday, November 3rd Wounded Warrior of Collier County Golf Tournament https://www.woundedwarriorsofcolliercounty.com/2018-annual-golf-tournament/

New Collaboration with Songwriting with Soldiers Brings Music to Veterans’ Ears

“Congratulations, here’s your song. Your prescription is to listen to it every day for the next four weeks.” This might sound strange out of context, but not for the Veterans who recently participated in Home Base’s pilot study with SongwritingWith:Soldiers. This exciting new collaboration paired 10 graduates of Home Base’s two-week Intensive Clinical Program (ICP)