In our continued efforts to help address unmet needs of Veterans and their families, Blue Star Families of the National Capital Region and EveryMind’s ServingTogether offer the Veterans Assistance and Nutrition (VAN) program. The VAN program accepts intake referrals from Veterans, spouses of Veterans, or direct caregivers of Veterans in the National Capital Region. Qualified applicants will receive a Safeway gift card or gas card, depending on their needs.
Are you an employer seeking to support Military spouses by hiring them?? Then please join the HOH NOVA MSEEZ working group as we continue the initiative to Hire, Train and Advocate for Military Spouse employment.
This year, VA’s annual Mental Health Month campaign, Veterans Know, demonstrates and leverages the mutual respect, understanding, and caring among Veterans. Throughout May, visitors to MakeTheConnection.net/MHM will find powerful messages of hope and encouragement from Veterans for Veterans and their supporters.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and the Washington DC VA Medical Center, DC Vet Center and community partners are hosting an in person and virtual seminar on May 12 to discuss approaches to mental health in the veteran community. The seminar will be held in person at the DC Vet Center, and will also be available as a Webex livestream for anyone that wishes to attend virtually.
Please join us for SAVE training. This training will be held on May 18th at 2:30pm Virtually
Are you a veteran or military spouse looking to advance or change your career? Northern Virginia businesses want to hire you! Interview with 50 leading companies in Northern Virginia collectively hiring for 10,000 positions across multiple sectors during the Veteran & Military Spouse Virtual Career Fair on May 12.
DID YOU OR A FAMILY MEMBER SERVE IN THE MILITARY? If so, you need to attend this event!
The Carroll County Board of Commissioners is pleased and proud to announce a new county event to celebrate and honor Carroll County Veterans, the Military, and their families. The exciting new event, Carroll County Veterans Celebration, will be held Sunday, May 15, 2022, from noon – 4:00 PM at the Carroll County Farm Museum in Westminster. All Veterans, the Military, their families, and all Carroll County residents are invited to attend the free celebration.
Join Community Building Art Works for their monthly virtual workshops led by professional artists.
Business around the Fort Meade Community! June and July are busy months for military families moving to the area so in an effort to welcome them and introduce them to recreational, fitness, and wellness programs in the community, we are asking for your support. We will have a special webpage dedicated to local businesses that share a free or discounted class or workshop (i.e., yoga, martial arts, dance, fitness, equine therapy, art) during the month of June.