Military Spouse

  • Fort Belvoir Job Fair – April 27

    Fort Belvoir Spring Career Fair on Thursday, April 27 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at Fort Belvoir Community Center (10300 Taylor Rd, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060). Open to: Transitioning Service Members, Veterans, Retirees, Military Spouses, and DoD ID Holders. 9:00 am – 10:00 am Wounded Warriors Only.

  • Caregiver Spring Event with Blue Star Families

    Spring Craft Time for Caregivers. May 5, 2017. 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Alexandria, VA. Registration required.

  • Mental Health First Aid: Military and Veterans – May 1

    Serving Together, a program of EveryMind will be hosting an 8 hour Adult Mental Health First Aid training program with a focus on assisting military service members, veterans and their families on Monday, May 1, 2017 from 8:30 am – 5:30 pm at American Red Cross Regional Headquarters (8550 Arlington Blvd. Fairfax, VA 22031). The workshop is FREE for military, veterans, their families and those who work or support them. Lunch and refreshments will be provided for attendees. To register, contact Christy Kenady at or call 703-288-5355.

  • Veterans Employment Transition Summit & Hiring Event – April 20 & 21

    The NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative (VEI) is partnering with the Military District of Washington (MDW) to put on another two-day Veteran Employment Transition Summit (VETS) at the Community Center at Fort Myer on Thursday and Friday, April 20-21. Job seeking transitioning military members, Veterans and military spouses are welcome and encouraged to attend.

  • Caregivers Coffee Chat

    Caregivers Coffee Chat is held monthly on the second Tuesday of each month from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm. Relax and connect with other caregivers in the community.

  • VEI VETWORKING Program – March 29 & April 5

    The Northern Virginia Technology Council’s Veteran Employment Initiative offers a VETWORKING program which provides Veteran and military spouse jobseekers with career transition education and personal growth experiences to succeed in seeking civilian employment. The next session will be held on March 29 & April 5 2017 from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm for each session at The MITRE Corporation at 1550 Westbranch Dr. McLean, VA.

  • Care Giver Study Seeks Participants

    Do you care for a service member or veteran who had a TBI after October 2001 while serving in the military? If so, you may be eligible to participate in a study requested by Congress.

  • Washington DC Hiring Expo with the Washington Wizards

    U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Hiring our Heroes will be holding a Military Hiring Fair and Networking Reception for service members, veterans, and military spouses will take place on March 14 & 15.

  • Brain Training for Military and Veteran Caregivers

    The Center for BrainHealth is offering a Military Spouses and Caregivers Training March 8th and 9th in Silver Spring MD. Free to military and veteran caregivers. Registration is required.

  • Blue Star Families – Caregivers Event – Feb 3

    Blue Star Families will be hosting an event for service member and veteran caregivers on Friday, February 3 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm at the Soldier & Family Assistance Center on Fort Belvoir. The event will allow fellow caregivers to learn the benefits of essential oils. Lunch, chocolate fondue found, and personalized oils will be provided.