Burton Kelso, Tech Expert
4 Apps For Veterans to Improve Wellness and Health
November is the month where we all want to give thanks to the blessings we get in our lives and probably one of the biggest blessings we need to give thanks for are our veterans. I have four uncles who are veterans, three of which fought in wars to secure our freedoms. I'm sure you also have friends and family who have served as well. Veteran's Day is just around the corner and I think we can all agree that even though our Veterans are celebrated, it can be hard for them to find the resources that can help them. The great thing about technology is there is just about an app for everyone including veterans. Here's a list of apps that can help veterans get access to the care and benefits they deserve.
The US Department of Veteran Affairs has a robust number of smartphone apps that are designed to help Veterans and are always updating their list of apps. You can visit the app store at mobile.va.gov to view their apps. Here are some of the apps you can download from them as well as others that can help vets.
1. PTSD Coach and PTSD Coach. Many veterans suffer from PTSD and sometimes don't have access to the help they need. Not meant to be a replacement for professional help, but this app can