Home Base

Sights and sounds from celebration of $5 million in federal funding for clinical programs

On February 22, 2023, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), and Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), and Representatives Stephen Lynch (MA-08) and Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) joined leadership from the Red Sox, Massachusetts General Hospital and Home Base, in celebration of $5 million in federal funding for Home Base’s Signature Clinical Programs Serving Families of the Fallen and Active-Duty Special Operations Forces Experiencing Traumatic Brain Injury.

This marks the first ever federal funding support for Home Base’s clinical programs and will be used to support Home Base’s Intensive Clinical Program for Families of the Fallen and Resilient Youth Program for Child Survivors and to support the work Home Base does with active-duty Special Operations Forces with traumatic brain injury.

To learn more, please read our official press release at homebase.org/2023federalfunding. Additional local and national coverage of the celebration can be found below:

Media Coverage

Boston Herald: Massachusetts congressional delegation brings home $5M for veterans services by Matthew Medsger

Boston.com: ‘We need to have their backs’: Sen. Warren sets sights on military members and families in new role by Abby Patkin

MassLive: Sen. Elizabeth Warren says new role on Armed Services panel focuses on people, families; decision ‘imminent’ on new jets for Westfield Guard base by Jim Kinney

Politico: Boston’s special election double-header by Lisa Kashinsky

Social Media

Mentions and tags on Senators Warren and Markey and Representatives Lynch and Pressley’s accounts have a combined audience of over 8 million followers! To view their posts, please visit the accounts below:

Sen. WarrenSen. MarkeyRep. LynchRep. Pressley

Please click here to view photographs from the celebration.