Chicagoland veteran study reveals larger national needs
by Claudia Bustamante
Veterans across the nation are unprepared for life after military service, according to a new University of Southern California study.
A report by the Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families (CIR) at the USC School of Social Work of veterans living in and around Chicago found that a majority of veterans, primarily those serving after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, experienced transition challenges and needed time to figure out what to do after the military.
The Chicago study is the third time the USC center has examined a local military population. Similar efforts have been conducted […]