Home Base joins COVID-19 Response with “Boston Hope” Medical Center Opening

Read full press release from Partners HealthCare here On Friday, April 10, the first patients arrived at Boston Hope, a medical center recently constructed inside the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. The thousand-bed hospital will serve post-acute COVID-19 patients and homeless patients with COVID-19 who do not require hospitalization in an acute care facility. The effort,

More Than Just Headaches: 7 Truths Behind Military Traumatic Brain Injury

After two decades of conflict overseas, it is estimated that more than 93% of Combat Veterans have experienced artillery, rocket, or mortar attacks, making traumatic brain injury (TBI) the second most common injury sustained in the military. Although more than 2 million people are diagnosed with a TBI each year, there are still many misconceptions

U.S. Marine Takes Boston Marathon Training to New Heights

U.S. Marine Takes Boston Marathon Training to New Heights

As a ten-year participant in Home Base’s signature fundraiser, the Run to Home Base presented by New Balance at Fenway, Marine Corps Veteran Michael York is no stranger to putting in the miles to support Veterans, Service Members, and their Families. This year, York is taking on a new challenge – and running even more

Lee Health, Home Base SWFL Announce New Mental Health Services for Veterans, Military Families Impacted by the Invisible Wounds of War

More than 100,000 Veterans reside in Southwest Florida, yet many former Service Members across the state are lacking access to needed mental health services.  Today, a new collaboration aims to increase the availability of mental health services to South West Florida veterans and their families. Home Base Southwest Florida (SWFL), a Red Sox Foundation and

Quail Creek Golfs “Fore” Veterans

On Sunday, November 10, 2019, the generous community at Quail Creek Golf Club in Naples, Florida hosted their 3rd Annual Veterans Day Fun Sunday Charity Golf Event, benefiting Home Base Southwest Florida. This year’s event raised $77,800 for Home Base Southwest Florida through registration fees, sponsorships, a silent and live auction and donations. The event

Pelican’s Nest Golf Club Supports Veterans

This Veterans Day, members of the Pelican’s Nest Golf Club at Pelican Landing in Bonita Springs hosted their 4th annual golf tournament benefiting Home Base Southwest Florida.  The event raised a staggering $160,000 this year through golf registration fees, sponsorships, a raffle, silent auction and generous donations.  Since 2016, this event at Pelican’s Nest has

Home Base Announces Strategic Partnership with Green Beret Foundation

Green Beret Foundation is announcing a new partnership with Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program, to launch traumatic brain injury (TBI) programs targeted to the Green Beret community. U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers are the first-in and most frequently exposed to combat, resulting in a host of conditions and challenges