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Support our troops! Help American wounded soldiers, deployed men and women in the armed forces! Directory of over 50 organizations helping our military! Support United States Troops, their families and loved ones! Together... WE CAN DO IT!  Please show your support for our wounded soldiers at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC), Germany. LRMC, the largest American hospital outside the United States, is where the majority of our wounded soldiers are directly transferred to from the field while serving in the Middle East, Persian Gulf areas and Europe. Wounded soldiers arrive daily...   Noanie.com has information on how you can help support the wounded at LRMC.  Noanie.com also has links to dozens of sites that are helping our troops who have been deployed abroad and also how to help support their families and loved ones in The United States. We also have support links for Veterans and to sites about MIAs, POWs, Military News, Middle East News links and many other support sites! Thank-you for your patience while the page loads and thanks for visiting Noanie.com              

  

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Noanie.com receives special requests for care packages from deployed troops!  read how you can help out below!

SPECIAL REQUESTS
FOR CARE PACKAGES AND SUPPORT FROM OUR DEPLOYED TROOPS...   


Would you like to s
end letters and care packages to deployed troops in Iraq, Afghanistan and others parts of the world? If so, please read restrictions / info below. You can then contact Noanie for the address and wish lists of items that troops have requested.

Due to heightened security and safety concerns
we ask that you please include your full name, your home address, and your phone number when requesting a units' address. Emails requesting unit's addresses that do not provide complete info (name, address, number) will not be responded to. 

Please do not give the addresses out to third parties (for example, do not post the addresses in a public place, give out to people or ask catalog companies to mail catalogs to troops etc)

Please remember to click mailing restrictions.
Common RESTRICTIONS typically include pork or pork by-products, fruits, living plants, vegetables, animals, firearms, alcohol, pornographic, nudity, horror political, anti-islamic literature or items. 

Please allow up to 2 weeks to hear back from Noanie. If you don't hear back then resend your email with NOANIE in the subject because sometimes yahoo sends valid emails to the spam junk box.


Ready to contact NOANIE about sending carepackages to deployed troops?

EMAIL NOANIE with your name, address, phone # and put "the unit that could use the most help" in the subject line. CLICK HERE FOR EMAIL ADDRESS WITH SUBJECT INSERTED.

Again, be sure to read
RESTRICTIONS before preparing a care package... the page with restrictions noted is usually valid for most places that you will be sending packages to.


Thanks for showing your support!  ~ Noanie


IF YOUR UNIT (DEPLOYED ABROAD) WOULD LIKE TO RECEIVE LETTERS & PACKAGES, email operationbandaid@yahoo.com and include ALL of the following requested info about your unit.

1) What base you are from and what state?
2) What military branch (army, navy, airforce etc)?
3) Where you are stationed (Iraq etc)?
4) We need a detailed list of items needed (not just send anything)
5) How long will your unit be stationed at the location?
6) How many people in your unit?
7) What does your unit do?
8) Does your unit have a nickname?
9) Other information you wish to share that would be useful.
10) Please include the name, email address and mailing address of the person who will be responsible for distributing the letters and packages to the unit.


PLEASE NOTE:
THE ABOVE INFO IS MANDATORY -  EMAILS WITHOUT ALL THE REQUESTED INFO WILL NO LONGER BE PUT ON OUR SITE.  A photo of the unit would be appreciated. Although not required, we would very much like to hear from you when possible to give us updates and feedback. Also please email us to let us know when you will return to the states.

*See pictures of schools that sent packages to our troops!


Landstuhl Regional Medical Center
Please show your support for our wounded soldiers at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC), Germany. 

Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC), the largest American hospital outside the United States, is where the majority of our wounded soldiers are directly transferred to from the field while serving in the Middle East, Persian Gulf areas and Europe. To help, visit Landstuhl Hospital Care Project


 
If you are unable to purchase or mail anything, prayers are very much appreciated!  

Read the THANK-YOU letter from Landstuhl here!

You can also send
"Holiday Mail for Heroes" letters and cards to wounded soldiers at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in the USA. For detailed instructions, please visit: http://www.redcross.org/support/get-involved/holiday-mail-for-heroes

More links to websites that help wounded soldiers in the blue box below. Also see VETS

Medic Corpsman http://www.war-veterans.org/Medic.htm
Medic Corpsman

 

The Wounded Warrior Project  The mission of the Wounded Warrior Project is to honor and empower wounded warriors.

Directory Wounded_
Warrior_Programs
Education, health care and family support for Service Members wounded while serving their country.

Homes for Wounded Veterans Trek For Troops is a team of three young college students, who aspire to raise money to build houses for our wounded vets.

Homes For Wounded Warriors
Military Warriors Support Foundation is now awarding mortgage-free homes to wounded heroes injured during combat in Iraq and Afghanistan

Gary Sinise Foundation Building For America's Bravest Program
is proud to help build Smart Homes for our nation's most severely wounded veterans.

Homes for Disabled Soldiers
HomesForOur Troops.org assists injured veterans and their immediate families by building new or adapting existing homes for handicapped accessibility for these American heroes.

Homes For Wounded Warriors Program dedicated to ensure these courageous Americanís have a chance at starting over.

Operation Second Chance Support & Assistance
We support Veterans and their families while they recover in military hospitals, by building relationships and identifying and supporting immediate needs and interests.

Warrior Care Provides links to resources for warrior care, including service programs, DoD and VA resources, news and events, and more.

Impact a Hero provides immediate and ongoing emotional and financial support for our severely-wounded post-9/11 combat veterans and their families.

Strikeouts for Troops
Provides injured troops with the comforts of home while they are undergoing treatment at military hospitals across the country.

Troops First Foundation Find information about initiatives to support wounded warrior care, such as Operation Proper Exit.

Warrior Care Provides links to resources for warrior care, including service programs, DoD and VA resources, news and events, and more.

Disabled American
Veterans
DAV commitment to serve our nationís injured and ill veterans, their dependents and survivors.

Paralyzed Veterans of America  goal to change lives and build brighter futures for our seriously injured heroesóto empower these brave men and women with what they need to achieve the things they fought for: freedom and independence.

Given Limb Foundantion

helps improve the lives of persons with amputations or diminished use of their limbs.

National Amputation Foundation
helping all veteran amputees.
 
Vets First
VetsFirst is a program of United Spinal Association that directly assists veterans and their eligible family members in obtaining the benefits they are entitled to, deserve and need.

Azalea Charities Aid to Wounded Soldiers project provides comfort and relief items for soldiers and Marines sick, injured or wounded from service in Iraq and Afghanistan. Donated items are distributed to soldiers and Marines at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and the National Naval Medical Center Bethesda each week.

Safe Harbor Provides non-medical care to seriously wounded, ill, and injured Sailors and Coast Guardsmen as well as their families throughout recovery, rehabilitation and reintegration. Call 1-877-746-8563 or email safeharbor@navy.mil


VansForVets.Org   provides handicap-equipped vehicles, mobile homes and certain classes of water craft along with mental health and outreach services to honorably discharged,  Disabled American Veterans, homeless veterans and family members, free of charge. 

Sew Much Comfort custom-made adaptive clothing, free of charge, to all wounded service members from current conflicts and from all branches of the military and National Guard.

Aid for Wounded Soldiers provides comfort and relief items for soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines sick, injured or wounded from service in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Operation Warfighter  is a Federal internship program for recovering Service members.

The Silver Star Families of America honor and assist our wounded, ill and dying. We also have a letter writing team that send to deployed, stateside, hospitals. 

Kitchen Table Gang  Veterans helping hospitalized veterans

Wounded Warriors Family Support
to the families of those who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations. The families of our casualties suffer in many ways: some financially, some psychologically.

Salute America's Heroes
helps our severely wounded and disabled veterans and their families rebuild their lives.

Cause: Comfort for America's Uniformed Services Elite personal-use, comfort items to military service personnel undergoing medical treatment and/or recuperating in gov hospitals, rehab facilities.

Heartbeat for Warriors
Heartbeat Mission
emergency assistance, morale- building, and innovative therapeutic services for wounded warriors and their families.

Stride Wounded Warriors Program Since 2005, STRIDE Adaptive Sports has been providing opportunities for our nationís heroes to become rehabilitated and learn how to live with a disability through our Wounded Warrior programs.

Operation Mend UCLA Provides medical services to military personnel wounded during service in Iraq and Afghanistan and offers Buddy Families who share their homes with the Service Members during their time in Los Angeles.

Tempered Steel Connects wounded warriors with schools, community groups and corporate events to share their personal stories of healing and resiliency.

qlplus.org Identifies the challenges of those who have been injured and works with teams of university students and faculty to solve these challenges so individuals with disabilities can live, work and play unassisted.

socom.mil Provides resources to support the rehabilitation and reintegrations of wounded warriors in the areas of employment, mental health, family support and benefits.

TriCare.mil Provides needs assessments, assistive technology (AT) and training free of charge to wounded Service Members in support of their recovery, rehabilitation and transition to employment.

Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2) official U.S. Army program that assists and advocates for severely wounded, ill, and injured Soldiers, Vets and their Families, wherever located, regardless of military status.

Airforce Wounded Warrior Program (AFW2)
Personalized services to combat wounded, ill and injured airmen and their families through regular communication and support for non-medical matters. 1-800-581-9437.

Social Security Wounded Warriors Disability Benefits For Wounded Warriors.

wtc.army.mil Provides wounded soldiers and their families with information to help them through the healing and transition process. Covers administrative processes, benefits and resources, including career and education training options.

Wounded Warrior Mentor Program is a mentoring program for wounded Soldiers and Marines.

Challenge America Offers returning and injured Veterans and their families access to community services including recreational and occupational programs.

Special Operations Warrior Foundation supports the military's special operations forces and their families through  - College Scholarships for the surviving children of fallen Special Operations Forces - Family Services, including educational counseling - Wounded Special Operations Forces Support

Cause USA
promote recreation, relaxation and resiliency for members of the US Armed Services recuperating from injuries received in support of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Fairways for Warriors dedicated to providing a better quality of life for our Wounded Warriors by teaching them to play the game of golf.

Warrior Foundation mission is to help injured and disabled military heroes leading the fight in the war against terrorism.

Wounded Soldiers Wish
raises funds to grant the wishes of injured military in all branches.

Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund
care to our wounded heroes suffering from traumatic brain injury (TBI), post-traumatic stress (PTS) and other afflictions. 

ReMind.org Bob Woodruff Foundation works to support all injured service members with a special emphasis on the Hidden Injuries of War - Traumatic Brain Injury and Combat Stress.

Veterans Airlift Command provides free air transportation to post 9/11 combat wounded and their families for medical and other compassionate purposes through a national network of volunteer aircraft owners and pilots.

Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund financial grants and other assistance to the Marines, sailors, and families of those injured serving our nation.

Oefoif.va.gov DoD, VA and Department of Health and Human Services program that links seriously wounded and ill Service Members, Veterans and their families to services in support of their recovery, rehabilitation and reintegration.

PA Wounded Warriors, Inc. We do help wounded warriors with home repairs, utility payments, medical bills and medical equipment not covered under current government programs.

DHS Wounded Warrior Jobs The Department of Homeland Security Wounded Warrior Program recruits and hires severely wounded veterans. While the program does not guarantee a job, the Department provides veterans the opportunity to interview for available positions without going through the standard competitive process.

Wounded Soldiers
Our mission is to provide free job training, education, mentoring and assistance to vets who have suffered a significant injury.

Helmets to Hardhats supports disabled Veterans by providing the tools, information and community that will help Veterans gain careers in the Building and Construction Trades.

Disabled Vets  Employment & Education Info from VetsFirst regarding information you will need to make educated and informed decisions regarding your academic and/or career future.

AFCEA NOVA supports our Wounded Warriors by incorporating an E≥ Methodology. (Educate, Enable, Empower).

Sentinels of Freedom
Offers life scholarships for eligible severely wounded Veterans, which include not only actual scholarships for education, but also housing, new furniture and household supplies, career-placement assistance and training, adaptive vehicles, placement and mentoring at corporations.

Virginia Wounded Warrior Program The Virginia Wounded Warrior Program: Enhancing the quality of life for Virginiaís veterans, service members and their families.

Fallen & Wounded Soldiers Fund- Michigan  help vets in Michigan who return from Iraq and Afghanistan in need of support and assistance.

Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors Our mission is to help restore wounded warriors to good physical, mental and emotional health.

Wounded Warriors in Action serves our Nationís combat wounded Purple Heart recipients by providing world-class outdoor sporting activities.

Warriors & Quiet Waters provides traumatically injured U.S. servicemen and women from Iraq and Afghanistan with a high quality restorative program, utilizing the therapeutic experience of fly fishing on Montana waters.

Run for Achievable Dream
promotes marathon racing as part of rehabilitation.

Jimmy Miller Foundation currently serves Marines of the Wounded Warrior Battalions at Camp Pendleton and 29 Palms with unique, year-round Ocean Therapy sessions.

Exalted Warrior The Exalted Warrior Foundation facilitates a yoga instruction program that is designed for wounded warriors in military and veteran hospital facilities.

Team River Runner
Kayaking for Wounded Warriors and Their Families.

Heroes Project
supports climbing programs for wounded soldiers and veterans.

Injured Soldiers
The goal of Operation Injured Soldiers is to help our wounded heroes get back to doing the sports and hobbies they enjoyed before being deployed.

Vet Dogs
guide dogs, service dogs, and state-of-the-art mobility devices as our nationís veterans age and wounded warriors return home from active conflicts aboard.

Canine_Companions
for Independenceģ provides highly-trained assistance dogs for children and adults with disabilities, free of charge.

Guardian Angels for Soldiers Pet
supporting our active duty Military, Wounded Warriors,  homeless Vets and their beloved Pets to ensure pets are reunited with their owners following a deployment or unforeseen medical and/or homeless hardship situation.

Faces of the Fallen - US Fatalities in Iraq and Afghanistan with Current Updates


2013 "Pin-Ups For Vets" 

Order for a hospitalized Veteran that will personally be delivered bedside at our nation's VA and Military hospitals. You can also order for active duty military / deployed troop, for yourself or for a vet who you know.

Visit http://www.pinupsforvets.com 

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VETERANS, POWs, MIAs      TOP

VETERANS  (ALSO SEE NOANIE'S PTSD RESOURCE PAGE)


Veterans Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-TALK (8255), Vets Press 1
Veterans Crisis Online Chat  (Look at bottom right for button to chat)
Military Exits  Veterans, Spouses and Dependents Seeking Employment
The VA
GI Go Fund Provides transition assistance to Veterans to include educational assistance, emergency financial assistance as well as guidance through the VA process.

Community of Veterans Connects Veterans together to help them transition into civilian life.
Veteran Love Helps military Veterans by providing temporary housing, counseling and emergency financial aid.
Marine for Life Provides assistance to transitioning Marines
Our Forgotten Warriors Provides family support services, PTSD counseling, emergency funding and reintegrating programs.
Swords to Plowshares: Veterans Rights Organization

Iraq Veterans Against The War
Mesothelioma Symptoms
My Health E Vet
Youtube Video My Health E Vet by the VA promoting an important service for Veterans to improve their overall healthcare as well as provide improved services to our Veterans through a secure web server.
Veteran's Help Network
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
The American Legion
Vets For Justice
American Veterans for Equal Rights Supporting LGBT Vets
Center for Women Veterans
Military Women Online
Helmets to Hardhats places vets into building / construction careers
National Coalition for Homeless Vets
Guardian Angels for Soldiers Pet supports vets to ensure pets are reunited with their owners following unforeseen medical and/or homeless hardship situation.
Children of Vietnam Vets Webring
U.S. Military Veteran Locator - VetFriends.com
http://www.manpower.usmc.mil
Work Vessels for Veterans
assisting returning veterans to begin their civilian careers or educational pursuits by acquiring, distributing necessary start-up tools. 
Retired Enlisted Association (The) (GS)
Veterans of Modern Warfare
www.IndianaMilitary.org
National WWII Memorial
electronic World War II Registry, search the database for other WWII veterans.
Listen to the music of WWII
Veteran Homestead
Our mission is to provide medical, psychological, and spiritual care to Veterans who are diagnosed with a terminal illness, elderly, disabled, or otherwise in need.   We provide these services without regard to race, religion, or sexual orientation. 
Veterans Network the first inter-television Network dedicated to the men and women who have served and sacrificed for our nation's Freedom.
Veterans-service-organizations links
Veterans Families United Free PTSD e-booklet and other resources


 Get Help for PTSD - Go to PatriotOutreachHelp a Warrior or Patriot
Free self-help / audio downloads at PatriotOutreach.org Patriot Outreach d
ownloads are available to all Military Service Men, Women, Retirees, Veterans, Government Civilians, Battlefield Contractors and their Families.

   PTSD Info
 (CLICK THIS LINK TO SEE NOANIE'S PTSD PAGE WITH MORE PTSD RESOURCES)


POW MIA

DOC's POW MIA website
War-veterans.org POW MIA

American Ex-Prisoners of War

American Ex-Prisoner of War Links

Operation Just Cause Webring 100s of sites

Operation Carry The Flame  POW*MIA 

The Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office

POW/MIA Database

Coalition of Families Korean Cold War

Federal Research Division - POW/MIA

Task Force Omega, Inc

Lima Site 85
Bring Bowe Home - Click for info

National Alliance of Families For The Return of America's Missing Servicemen

POW MIA Families

POW/MIA FOIA Litigation Account


National pow-mia-recognition-day

POW MIA Scrolling Memorial


Facebook POW MIA
                                                              Bring Bowe Home

 

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WE CAN DO IT! Help Wounded Soldiers - Click for larger photoNoanie's project (Operation Band Aid) is to spread the word on how to help our troops overseas, how to "visit" our wounded... and deployed troops!

Thank you everyone for caring for our troops, they need our prayers, support and love.....  Love to you all, Noanie 
 

Support our Troops! Together we CAN do it!
  
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Noanie has added page about PTSD

Are you a veteran in emotional distress? You are not ALONE!
Veterans Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-TALK,
(8255)Vets Press 1
AND/OR chat live online with a crisis counselor and get help. See our page for Post Traumatic Stress disorder for resources on how to get support and information to help you or your loved one get through... 


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The Red Nose Institute
is a non profit corporation designed to put a smile on the faces of our troops overseas. We all know that relieving stress is of the utmost importance! Visit our site to learn how you can help! 
 
 

O
peration once in a Lifetime Make Soldiers Dreams Come True!

 
Help Iraqi Children

Light Peace Candle

Gratefulness Candle


PRAYER WRITTEN
FOR OUR SOLDIERS

Tribute song site honoring heroes of 9/11/01

Stand Up For The USA! 
Hear 9/11 Patriotic Tribute Song Dedicated
to our Heroes

We Can Do It     We Can Do It Poster

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Noanie.com is NOT endorsed by the United States Military, the Department of Defense, The United States Government or any other federal, state, church, religious or military governing body or agency. 

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