CASE STUDY: Upstate Warrior Solution Brings Holistic Veteran Care to Greenville, South Carolina, with Support from America’s Warrior Partnership

Sara Chuzie Affiliate Success Stories

Background The Upstate Warrior Solution (UWS) is a Greenville, South Carolina-based nonprofit organization that supports local military veterans and their families. The mission of UWS is to guide veterans through the process of self-empowerment by connecting them with resources and opportunities as well as inspiring the community to embrace them as valued neighbors and friends. Established in 2012, UWS began …

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Until recently, Michael, a medically discharged Army veteran, had a well-paying job. He then developed a medical condition with one of his legs and faced the possibility that his leg may be amputated. His illness caused him to lose his job and the family’s sole source of income. The family rapidly fell behind on their bills, including their rent, and …

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Latrish, an Air Force Veteran, arrived in Orange County, CA following an escape from domestic violence, and is now living with her sister and 3-year old son in Irvine, CA. Bernardo, Director of Battle Buddy Bridge (B3) of Volunteers of America Los Angeles referred Latrish to the Tierney Center for Veteran Services (TCVS), Goodwill Industries of Orange County through our …

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The VA in Anderson County has been working with a disabled veteran for several years. This veteran had cancer at the time and had already received surgery to correct this issue. UWS became involved due to a serious driveway issue. The vet’s driveway was dirt and had multiple large potholes, preventing home health from getting to his house to provide …