WHAT IS VETERAN ADVENTURES?

Veteran Adventures is a veterans program started by SIU’s Touch of Nature Environmental Center and SIU Veteran Services which aims to accomplish the following:

  • Provide community building for veterans and current military personnel.
  • Present challenging and adventurous opportunities to strengthen bonds between veterans and current military personnel.
  • Show support and gratitude for the sacrifice that our servicemen and women have made.
  • Provide veterans and current military personnel with alternatives for mental health assistance without the stigma of traditional mental health avenues.
  • Foster a healthier veteran population.

Touch of Nature Environmental Center

Southern Illinois University

Mail Code 6888 Carbondale, IL 62901 618-453-1121 | F: 618-453-1188 tonec@siu.edu

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN VETERAN ADVENTURES?

Veteran Adventures is open to all Post 9/11 veterans, student veterans, and members of the National Guard, the Reserves and the Registered Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).