Veterans Coming Home

Growing New Roots: Vet Finds Recovery at St. Joes

Special | 6m 29s

From battlegrounds to tilling ground one soldier describes how he found new meaning after combat. Dealing with PTSD and addiction is a challenge that can't be overcome alone. At St. Joe's in Saranac Lake, NY Vets undergo a six to nine month recovery program that helps them remold themselves and their lives. This program is proudly featured as part of the PBS Stories of Service Wavelength Series.

Aired: 08/30/16

Rating: NR

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Veterans Coming Home is a local public television program presented by Mountain Lake PBS.

#VetsComingHome on Mountain Lake PBS is made possible with support from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting with additional support from the Cloudsplitter Foundation and Twinstate Technologies.