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The new San Antonio Veterans Wellness Center on the Northwest Side takes a different approach to mental and physical health care

San Antonio – A new veterans wellness center with different approaches to health and mental health was opened on Thursday in the northwestern part of the city.

Endeavors, a national service organization, has worked with veterans and community leaders to establish the Veterans Wellness Center (VWC) and relocate the Cohen Veterans Network Military Family Clinic to 6300 blocks on Dezavara Road.

The Center’s wellness approach shifts the focus of health care to improve quality of life and bridge the mental health and wellness service gap for veterans and their families, regardless of service, discharge status or family relationships. Designed for.

The 27,000-square-foot center integrates mental and physical health care, holistic treatments and support services to improve quality of life and reduce veterans’ suicide. Light and natural elements have also been added to promote health and social interaction.

The VWC includes a health clinic, a fitness center designed for injured veterans, a cafe, community rooms and on-site child care. Staff can also assist veterans with VA benefits for free.

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“This is the first facility in Texas to bring together a variety of veteran support services under one roof to provide access to multiple resources,” said Air Force Veteran and Endeavors Chief Operating Officer. Chipful gum is said. “From mental health services to fitness and nutrition needs, the facility offers much to improve the lives of veterans and their families.”

(We are working at the Veterans Wellness Center in San Antonio.) (© 2021 Kathy Bradley Castañon, Lines & Light Studio, LLC)
(We are working at the Veterans Wellness Center in San Antonio.) (© 2021 Kathy Bradley Castañon, Lines & Light Studio, LLC)
(We are working at the Veterans Wellness Center in San Antonio.) (© 2021 Kathy Bradley Castañon, Lines & Light Studio, LLC)
(We are working at the Veterans Wellness Center in San Antonio.) (© 2021 Kathy Bradley Castañon, Lines & Light Studio, LLC)
(We are working at the Veterans Wellness Center in San Antonio.) (© 2021 Kathy Bradley Castañon, Lines & Light Studio, LLC)

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The new San Antonio Veterans Wellness Center on the Northwest Side takes a different approach to mental and physical health care

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