Saturday, June 27 is National Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day. The National Center for PTSD reports that about 8% of Americans will have PTSD at some point in their lives, and that more than 8 million individuals have PTSD during a given year.
Join us for our inaugural golf outing on Tuesday, September 8 at the Country Club of Fairfield in Southport, CT. Limited spaces available. Those not playing golf are invited to attend the dinner & speaker reception featuring former ESPN President George Bodenheimer & Correspondent Jeremy Schaap. Register Online.
Mental Health Champions
VOICES provides support services and connects victims’ families and survivors with community based resources, while advocating for robust community mental health services for those impacted by mass violence and disasters. More
VOICES helps those impacted by disaster by sharing best practices in channeling personal and community grief, commemorating lives lost, and creating programs that meet the immediate and long-term needs of the community. More
WTC Health Program
Were you in Lower Manhattan on 9/11 and in the days after? Learn more about your eligibility and the application process for physical and mental health care under The World Trade Center Health Program. More
VOICES/Kanishka Research Project
VOICES, the Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime and the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress are conducting a study that will contribute to an understanding of the long-term symptoms that follow an act of terrorism. More
In the Spotlight
VOICES Center of Excellence for Community Resilience
Launched in 2014, the VOICES Resilience Center is a collaborative effort to work with public/private partnerships to advance research, discourse and dialogue on issues that impact the long-term recovery of victims’ families, responders, and survivors. It also will more rapidly scale impactful solutions for communities planning for and healing from trauma. More
The 9/11 Living Memorial Project
The 9/11 Living Memorial commemorates the nearly 3,000 lives lost in New York City, Shanksville, PA and Washington, DC through an extensive collection of photographs and personal keepsakes, and documents the first-hand accounts of responders and survivors.