WLO and SD Pride!

WLO and SD Pride!

This weekend was the San Diego Pride Parade. Warriors Live On was there in support of all those who have served and who continue to serve in the face of adversity. There is so much dissension in the country in regards to the LGBTQ+ community and how they serve. These men and women have been…

Jessica Matthews

Meet WLO’s New Executive Director, Jessica Matthews

Warriors Live On is elated to share big news!  We have hired a new Executive Director to lead the charge in providing much needed support and healing to our Veterans.  We are so proud to introduce Jessica Matthews, marketing consultant and outdoor professional.  Her varied background as a business leader and consultant, brand representative, and…

Eva Belanger

Life and Work with Eva Belanger

Recently, there has been a lot of media interest in Warriors Live On. We are incredibly grateful to be receiving this coverage as it is an opportunity to expose people to the work we do and raise awareness about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, which many of our veterans are dealing with after seeing combat. It…

Gay San Diego: Courage, Honor and Activism

Gay San Diego: Courage, Honor and Activism

It’s with excitement that we share the news that Warriors Live On founder Eva Belanger had the great honor of being inducted into the Benjamin F. Dillingham,III and Bridget Wilson LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor on November 8 at the San Diego LGBT Community Center. Belanger was admitted during a standing-room-only event alongside ten other…

Bringing Heart to Life

Years ago Bob Speck and Eva Belanger founded Warriors Live On, together.  Bob’s wife Jo was also a part of this beautiful beginning.  Bob has recently written a beautiful blog post ” Bringing Heart to Life” that includes a picture of WLO on a nature hike. It brings back great memories and touches on the…

wilderness and ptsd

Wilderness: The New Treatment for PTSD

Backpacker magazine has run an amazing story that confirms what we already know to be true: There is Power in Nature! ________ Wilderness: The New Treatment for PTSD Annette McGivney   New science seeks to quantify how wild spaces can treat widespread mental health issues. In the wake of a personal struggle, writer Annette McGivney…