Some schools across the country are taking note of the fundamental skills many former Corpsman and Medics have when seeking a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). Several initiatives at colleges and universities are offering an accelerated BSN degree for these veterans.
Military Times shares information about a new program through the Department of Veterans Affairs called VITAL - Veterans Integration to Academic Leadership. The goal of the program is to make it easier for Veterans on campus to seek assistance with a Psychologist or licensed Social Worker.
On November 19th, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), released their '2015 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress.' The report is based on the agency's annual Point-in-Time estimates that are conducted in January.
The Veterans Collaborative is a place where community members, organizations, and government agencies can come together to share program information, identify local resources, and help solve issues facing military, veterans, and their families.
Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 227, is collecting brassieres to be made available to homeless female veterans who attend the Winterhaven 2016 event at the VA Medical Center in Washington, DC on January 23, 2016.
Discovery Communications has a Veteran Internship Program for qualifying veterans. Opportunities are available in a variety of different departments.
The District Court of Maryland, Baltimore City, is seeking Veterans to serve as mentors on the newly created Veteran Treatment Docket. Click on the image for more information. To volunteer or learn more, contact VAClinic@ubalt.edu or call 410-837-5706.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Health Services Research and Development offers a catalog of upcoming Cyberseminars. The catalog lists date, time, the series to which the training belongs, and the presenters.
The Virginia Department of Veteran Services (DVS) has posted the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Program training schedule for November 16th through December 4th.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, SAMHSA, has created a resource guide for primary and behavioral health professionals who serve veterans and their families.