Postvention — VA offers support after suicide loss

Postvention — VA offers support after suicide loss

Veterans have a significantly higher suicide rate than other adults in the U.S. This means Veterans are also more likely to have known someone who took their own life. Uniting for Suicide Postvention (USPV) helps make sense of a suicide loss. The program connects...
What You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine

What You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine

Planning is underway at VA to deliver a COVID-19 vaccine when one becomes available. VA is working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to develop a phased plan based on five core ethical pillars: safety, maximizing the benefit of the vaccine,...
Care during Covid-19

Care during Covid-19

Our staff members are taking precautions to protect their health, as well as that of their loved ones. We are implementing extra measures to clean and disinfect our Grayslake DryHootch Drop-In Center. Furthermore, we have canceled all LCVFSF scheduled meetings and...