Each year roughly 13,000 military personnel who call Hampton Roads home, leave their respective branches of service and transition into civilian life. For the men and women who put their lives on the line for our country, coming home can be a difficult adjustment.

In Part 1 of WHRO’s Veterans Voices Town Hall we showcase the stories of Veterans determined to overcome challenges like getting their VA benefits and military downsizing. We also delve into the challenges facing our women veterans – all before a studio audience.