For many, Elks are synonymous with community. Service to the community is one of the pillars of Elkdom, as is brotherly love. But how can these two principles serve veterans?

Recent research shows that a strong social network can be a protective factor against PTSD and help veterans with readjustment after service.

Visit the ENVSC blog to read one Vietnam veteran's struggle to readjust, and how the Adopt-a-Veteran program can help veterans of all ages.