In the News

2019

APRIL

National MilSpouse Career Summit:

Mt. Carmel Goes to War on MilSpouse Unemployment/Underemployment

Mt. Carmel, in partnership with KRDO News Radio and the MilHousing Network, conducted the National MilSpouse Career Summit on April 4. The live webcast from Mt. Carmel featured two panels of experts, resource providers and employers, who are working to turn the tide on national military spouse unemployment, currently 30 percent, and underemployment, currently 56 percent. A special thank-you to our panelists and partners for making this effort possible.

Watch the Summit Here
Podcast Version
Join the Conversation Here

MARCH

Battle Rages Against Veteran Suicide

Mt. Carmel continues the fight against the national tragedy of veteran suicide with robust Behavioral Health and Wellness program supported by all other Mt. Carmel programs, services and partners. Mt. Carmel’s Chief Operating Officer, Retired Army Col. Bob McLaughlin and our Behavioral Health Program Director, Kirsten Belaire discussed our efforts with KRDO/ABC Channel 13’s News Anchor/Reporter Bart Bedsole.

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JANUARY

KCME Radio Interview on Veterans Climb

Mt. Carmel’s Bob McLaughlin discusses, “Veterans Climb”, a Mt. Carmel-led partnership changing lives of Veterans at-risk of homelessness. Host Keith Simon spoke with Bob & Mt. Carmel Community Ambassador Michael Pennica of Pennica Financial Group, LLC for 88.7 FM KCME Classical Music Radio and 93.5 FM – Jazz for Colorado Springs.