MCVET is partnering with ServingTogether, a program of EveryMind to offer a Mental Health First Aid: Military and Veteran Module 8 hour course. If you a veteran or an individual working with veterans in our community this is the training for you.
Join County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks, the Prince George's County Commission for Veterans and the Prince George's County Memorial Library System for the Prince George's County Maryland Veteran Resource Fair. The goal of this one day event is to connect veterans and their families to services and to strengthen veteran support within Prince George's County. The event is free and is open to veterans, military member, families, caregivers, veteran service organizations and providers. Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Oxon Hill Branch Library in Oxon Hill, MD.
Warrior Canine Connection (WCC) enlists Service Members and Veterans with combat stress in the critical mission of training service dogs for fellow wounded warriors. If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of join WCC and The Steven A Cohen Military Family Clinic for a 7 part training session where you will learn about dog psychology and training methods. Session one begins Friday. October 11th from 8:30-9:30 AM at Easterseals in Silver Spring,MD. Registration is required.
The Loudoun Habitat for Humanity Home Ownership Program is offering home ownership workshops on several dates October 2nd through October 30th. Learn about Habitat for Humanity and the Habitat home buying process. Upcoming workshops on 10/12, 10/19, 10/22 and 10/30.
The Journey Conference is an annual conference hosted by Brain Injury Services for survivors, family members, and professionals in the brain injury community. At the conference, you'll attend sessions where local experts in the field of rehabilitation discuss practical strategies survivors can use in real life. Attending Journey is a great way for you to connect with other survivors and be educated on community resources available to you and your family as you work to find your “new normal.” Thursday, October 17, 2019 8:30am - 3:30pm. Registration is requested.
CALLING ALL TRANSITIONING MILITARY, VETERANS, AND SPOUSES! Join the Virginia Chamber for a Virginia’s HIRE VETS NOW hiring and networking Event to share in camaraderie, professional development and career networking. You’re invited to connect directly with Virginia companies seeking to hire veterans and spouses. Bring your resume and enjoy networking in a fun, casual setting. A grab-and-go lunch will be provided. This event is free. Registration is recommended. October 17th, 2019 | 11:30 am – 1:30 pm.
The event will bring together major companies from throughout the country to profile their services and provide employment opportunities for our Veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses. Attendees have the chance to talk with employers, submit qualifications, participate in job interviews, have their resumes reviewed and participate in a rotating schedule of professional development workshops led by subject matter experts on transition from military to civilian life.
Join the DC Mayor's Office of Veterans Affairs (MOVA) to commemorate the women of the District; who have fearlessly served our nation. Saturday, October 19th from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM in DC. Make plans to attend, and participate in a holistic health and wellness event to ensure this special demographic of our constituency receives the proper recognition for their service. MOVA aims for every woman veteran in attendance to leave the event informed and empowered regarding various resources and services available for a seamless and healthy transition into civilian life.
The American Legion Post 82 is hosting a free Veterans Stand Down Event on Tuesday, October 22nd from 10:00am - 3:00pm. The focus of the event is for veterans to connect with numerous agencies and serivce providers concerning VA Benefits, employment advice/possibilities, healthcare and much more. Please bring your Military, VA ID for DD-214.
Join Hiring Our Heroes and Military Corps Career Connect (C3) at the Bethesda Military Spouse Hiring Reception to network with vetted employers, community leaders, senior military spouses, and other job seekers. Gain valuable insight on career planning and how to stand out as a candidate. Bring your resume and get ready to put your best foot forward with employers who want to hire you. Thursday, October 24th from 7:00-9:00 PM at the USO Bethesda.