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What to do in a government shutdown

Government shutdowns have the potential to negatively impact service members and their families thanks to restricting funds and reducing services for our troops and veterans. Service members and veterans can be impacted differently, so stay informed with official sources regarding exactly how you are affected. In the event of a government shutdown, stay informed through […]

COVID-19 Resource Guide

Updated July 15, 2020. Project Sanctuary has been carefully monitoring resources for military families as the COVID-19 pandemic bears down on the lives of all Americans and care very deeply about veterans and their families. Family Support was created to respond to these ever-changing needs which affect our well-being and we respond accordingly with referrals for […]

Project Sanctuary shifts in response to Covid-19

Project Sanctuary serves at-risk military families through two comprehensive programs. We are best known for our Therapeutic Retreats. Our Family Support program is equally necessary and provides client-centric case management across a wide spectrum of services based upon individualized needs. Whatever our families may need, our response is quick, and no one falls through the […]

Honoring Social Workers Month This March

Project Sanctuary is helping to honor Social Work Month in March by celebrating this year’s theme “Social Workers: Generations Strong” to honor the positive contributions of social workers over generations.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Social Work continues to be one of the fastest-growing careers in the nation, with more than 100,000 people expected […]

Project Sanctuary Awarded Four Star Rating By Charity Navigator

Project Sanctuary is thrilled to announce we have been awarded the coveted four-star rating from Charity Navigator for the third year in a row. Charity Navigator bases its rating on non-profits’ financial health, commitment to accountability and transparency, and prides itself in highlighting efficient, ethical and open charities. This gold standard provides donors with essential […]

Staff Spotlight: Missy Hyatt

As Project Sanctuary celebrates Recreation Therapy Month, we would be remiss not to showcase one of our own superstars, Missy Hyatt, Chief Programming Officer.  Missy’s journey to stardom begins with her and her husband’s relocation to the Denver area in 2010 for his job. Missy had graduated from Oklahoma State University with a bachelors degree in […]

Holiday Support Guide 2019

Thomas Costello, Project Sanctuary’s Chief of Family Support and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), put this Holiday Resource Guide together for 2019 as a way to support military families. Project Sanctuary provides case management support and therapeutic follow-up services to families who are waiting for their retreat, who have graduated from a retreat, or […]

New Military Family Suicide Report is a Step in the Right Direction

A war doesn’t always end when a veteran returns home. Military service has a ripple effect, impacting the children, spouses, parents, and loved ones of veterans and service members. Suicide is a mostly preventable tragedy, and one that can be under-reported because of the stigma still surrounding it. The data that is available points to […]