Caregiver to husband Stephen, USMC Veteran
Danielle has been a spouse and caregiver to her husband, SSGT Stephen Vincent (Veteran), for the past 5 years. Steve served honorably in the Marine Corps from 1990-1999. Danielle has volunteered at the Portland VA Medical Center, coordinating Veteran travel through DAV and in the Mental Health department. She currently is a grassroots volunteer with Family of a Vet, providing peer support to fellow caregivers.
Danielle and Steve have 4 children collectively: ages 16, 11, 6, and 1. They have been working with the Marriage and Family Therapist at the VA hospital, focusing on step-parenting, PTSD/TBI, and relationship skills. Danielle hopes to work in the Mental Health field once finished with school. Her interests include camping, time with friends and family, and reading.