As the rate of Veteran suicide increases, not-for-profit groups like Operation Warrior Shield and VetConnectNYC, run through Mayor DiBlasio's office and Brig, Gen (ret'd) Loree Sutton MD, reach out offering "community based holistic wellness" and compassionate care for our
heroes. For more info, www.operationwarriorshield.com and vetconnectNYC.org. Anne Akers, Veterans Advocate, Special Advisor, Operation Warrior Shield.
The Austin, Texas, clinic was subsequently shut down for an investigation.