• Officials Dedicate Intrepid Center at Ft. Campbell0

    Military leaders and members of the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund formally dedicated the new Intrepid Spirit Center at Fort Campbell, Ky., on Monday to treat returning service members with traumatic brain injuries and other conditions. The Fort Campbell facility is the third of nine planned Intrepid Spirit Centers nationwide. The first two centers — dedicated last fall at Fort Belvoir, Va., and at Camp Lejeune, N.C. — already have provided care for 2,000 service members, reported the Army News Service. Centers are currently under construction at Fort Bragg, N.C., and Fort Hood, Texas. The Fort Campbell center anticipates treating 1,300 to 1,500 patients annually …

  • First of Nine Intrepid Spirit Centers Opens at Ft. Belvoir0

    Officials from the Army and the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting on the anniversary of 9/11 for the Intrepid Spirit Center at Fort Belvoir, Va., the first of nine planned centers intended to treat service members suffering from the most severe forms of traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder. The dedication ceremony also signified the transfer of the $11 million, 25,000-square-foot center to DOD. A second satellite center will open at Camp Lejeune, N.C., in October, and a third at Fort Campbell, Ky., in mid-2014 …