Our Mission

Quaker House is a manifestation of the Friends’ Peace Testimony. Based in Fayetteville, NC, home of Ft. Bragg, Quaker House provides counseling and support to service members who are questioning their role in the military; educates them, their families, and the public about military issues; and advocates for a more peaceful world.

Our Programs

Recent Highlights

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“Raise the Next Generation Gently”

“Raise the Next Generation Gently”

National Guard staging in Fayetteville, NC, in anticipation of protests after murder of George Floyd. Recently a young soldier called us from Ft. Benning, Georgia. Like many, he contracted the coronavirus during his first couple of weeks in basic training and was sent...

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Deep Roots of Complex Trauma

Deep Roots of Complex Trauma

Joanna being interviewed by Reuters reporter about what we were seeing among service members with sudden deployments. Reporter was wearing a coat because we had to replace our furnace this year, too. We are very lucky in that despite the COVID-19 outbreak, clients...

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Hope and Sustaining Power

Hope and Sustaining Power

What gives us hope? This has been a tough time. As I write this, the presidential election in the United States has not officially come to a conclusion and the nine-day interval since Election Day has felt like a month, at least. COVID cases are beginning their...

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A Most Extraordinary Reunion

A Most Extraordinary Reunion

An extraordinary event took place in Fayetteville, NC, on September 21, 2019. Fifty years of history were relived through the live recollections of past Quaker House directors, counselors, board members, and people whose lives were touched by Quaker House. People...

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Read this book today. The psychological toll the war on terror took on the individuals tasked with carrying out DOD/CIAs torture policies is immeasurable. https://t.co/CuPl0csLhl
Quaker House of Fayetteville NC
Quaker House of Fayetteville NC

"The Senate Armed Services Committee, tasked with legislative oversight of the military, is one of the most powerful entities in government. According to a study released by the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs at Brown University, the wars since 9/11 have cost approximately...

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Facebook begins matching donations at 8:00 am Eastern Tuesday, December 1. Please help us continue our work of peace and healing. You can find our fundraiser on our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/donate/242980530625788/

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