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NEPGA HOPE (Helping our Patriots Everywhere) is a year round program designed to keep interested veterans playing golf, in order to embrace their mental, social, physical and emotional well-being. PGA REACH, the New England Section and PGA Professionals partner with local VA hospitals and military installations to initiate this program. The program includes a working partnership with physical therapists, introduction of the participant to the sport of golf, golf instruction, playing opportunities and social events. Using golf as an activity to assist them with their progress in rehab along with helping them to assimilate and mainstream with their families and into their communities and into life. Programs take place in local markets nationally and are fully funded for military and their families’ participation.