We are closer than ever to achieving a closely coordinated system of care for our region's veterans and their families. As a provider of services to our nation's heroes, YOUR participation is essential. Register for training, Monday, April 9th on the regional platform that will save your organization's resources while ensuring that veterans and their families are connected and served more efficiently than ever before.
Hear a story. Tell a story. Change the story. Give an Hour is hosting two live events in conjunction with the film, Into the Light. Join GAH for a Facebook Live event on Tuesday, April 3rd at 12pm EST and for a Twitter Chat on Thursday, April 26th at 1pm EST. "Into the Light focuses on Brendan O’Toole, a former Marine, and his struggle to assimilate back into society after returning from war and Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen, founder and president of Give an Hour, as she comes to the realization that she needs to share her own story."
Tuesday, April 10th from 5:00-8:00pm in Laurel, MD. An event to provide local veterans the opportunity to meet with businesses and non-profit organizations dedicated to providing services, support and jobs to veterans. All Active, Guard and Reserve veterans are invited to attend.
Saturday, April 14th from 9:00-10:30am at the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Easterseals in Silver Spring, MD. Collaborative & Proactive Solutions (CPS) is a non-punitive and non-adversarial evidence-based treatment that helps children and caregivers solve problems together. In this group, you will learn how to apply this approach in your family and improve your child’s behavior. This is a no cost event. Registration is required.
Join ServingTogether, the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), and community providers serving veterans, service members and their families in DC for Strategy Session #2 of the AmericaServes initiative. Friday, March 23rd from 10 am - 1 pm at the DC Mayor's Office of Veteran Affairs. During this community session, we are convening providers and partners to discuss coordinating care in our community. Our goal is to better serve our military-connected community members, and we will be discussing the AmericaServes solution in more depth. Registration is required.
The next meeting of the Montgomery County Veterans Collaborative will feature a special Mind Body Workshop hosted by licensed mental health professionals with the American Red Cross. Space is limited and registration is required.
The Hiring Our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program provides transitioning service members with management training and hands-on experience in the civilian workforce, expanding corporate America's understanding of the veteran job market and preparing those individuals for smooth transitions into meaningful civilian careers. In select locations, the program extends the fellowship program to military spouses and veterans.
In celebration of Women’s History Month, and in honor of all women who served in the Armed Forces to preserve America’s freedom, the Disabled American Veterans’ Department of Virginia Chapter 48 & the Virginia Employment Commission’s Jobs for Veteran State Grant are hosting a Women Veterans’ Hiring, Health, and Education Event on Friday, March 23rd from 9am-2pm, Woodbridge, VA. MEN ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND!
The Steven A. Cohen Clinic is hosting a free Financial seminar on Saturday, March 24th at 10am at their Silver Spring, MD office. Gain essential knowledge to help you make more confident financial decisions. RSVP by March 21st.
The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Easterseals and The Veterans Consortium are holding a one day free veterans legal and benefits clinic on Wednesday, March 7th from 10am to 7pm. Talk to an attorney or veteran service officer for free who can help you with your issues. Appointments recommended.