Almost 1 in 10 Montanans is a veteran. For many, the transition from the military is difficult. Learning the skills to be more resilient in the face of stress and adversity is important for all of us and critical for the veteran and first responder community. as one of our program participant commented: "If it wasn't for Red Willow programs, I would have been a 22-a-day statistic." (The number of veterans who commit suicide each day).