Healing the Hidden Wounds of War
Operation Warrior Shield, Inc. provides comprehensive support programs for service members, veterans, first responders and their families that are focused on transition, health and wellness, employment, prevention of homelessness, peer engagement, and connections to community resources. The emphasis is to help heal their hidden wounds through:
*Helping veterans find jobs
*Eliminating veteran homelessness
*Teaching Transcendental Meditation
WHO ARE WE?
OWS is managed by CMSgt (ret) Ed Schloeman, Major (ret) Brian Lynch and John Walsh. Board Membership consists of; Major General (ret) Jim Williams, Captain (ret) Jerry Yellin, Dr. Lois Lee, Tracy McCormick, Dr. Robert Cancro, and Jim Belilove.
Over the last 6 years, Ed Schloeman and Jerry Yellin traveled the country, speaking on behalf of Transcendental Meditation ( T M ). We became partners with many organizations—Friends of Firefighters, Wounded Warrior Project, Jericho Project, USO, Walter Reed, US Army, USMC, USAF, MOVA, to name just a few. We made MAJOR improvements in the lives of many Veterans, Active Duty and First Responders.