Wounded Warriors Family Support provides vacation retreats to combat wounded veterans and their families free of charge. The family retreats are a chance for wounded veterans to heal and reconnect with their loved ones in a peaceful, non-stress environment.
Our family retreats give combat wounded veterans and their families a break from the pressures of everyday life to take time to become stronger as individuals and families. Wounded veterans are given the opportunity to decompress and share in positive experiences with their spouses and children, strengthening the bonds of their families and making lasting memories.
Yellowstone National Park
Lodging is provided at the Historic Old Faithful Inn, one of the most popular lodging facilities in Yellowstone National Park, ideally located within view of the world-famous Old Faithful Geyser. The Inn offers many highlights and advantages you won’t find anywhere else, including newly renovated suites and premium rooms that combine old-fashioned and modern characteristics indicative of Yellowstone’s history. Accessible accommodations are available upon request.
Old Faithful Inn Dining Room offers delicious options for most any taste and budget. In addition to the Old Faithful Dining Room and The Bear Paw Deli, there are other locations to enjoy a meal while visiting Yellowstone National Park.
We provide our families, free of charge, five days, and four nights lodging from early May until mid-October.
Please Note: Airfare, ground transportation and incidentals are the responsibility of each family.
Amenities of the resort which includes:
- 2 Queen size beds per room
- Full bathroom
- Spacious and modernly furnished
- Telephones in all rooms
Rooms typically do NOT include a television or air conditioning.
Resort stays are limited to five days, four nights.
Minimum 3-4 month notice required for reservations.
Before proceeding further please note, we will need a copy of your Veteran’s DD214 and Purple Heart, DOD or VA disability breakdown at the end of this application. These forms are not required to start this process but will be needed to process the application. If the Purple Heart is evident on the DD214, you need only upload the DD214. If awarded after exiting the service, a copy of the Purple Heart award or a DD215 must accompany the DD214. Please note the VA disability Breakdown is not the overall award letter. It will have individual percentages of combat/service connected disabilities.
If you have any questions or concerns, please call us at 402-932-7036.