Hidden Heroes brings vital attention to the untold stories of military
caregivers and seeks solutions for the tremendous challenges and longterm
needs they face. Hidden Heroes is a program of the Elizabeth Dole
Foundation, an organization dedicated to strengthening and empowering
the nation’s military and veteran caregivers.
1. “Who is a Veteran” – Basic Eligibility http://www.ncdsv.org/images/CRS_WhoIsAVeteran-BasicEligibilityForVeterans'Benefits_1-23-2012.pdf
2. Minimum active-duty service requirement (enlisted person after September 7, 1980) https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/38/5303A
3. Minimum active-duty service requirement definitions (enlisted person after September 7, 1980) https://www.law.cornell.edu/cfr/text/38/3.12a?qt-ecfrmaster=0#qt-ecfrmaster