We want to hear from you! Join EveryMind's ServingTogether, Northern Virginia Regional Commission, the Association of Defense Communities, Booz Allen Hamilton, and county officials from our Northern Virginia jurisdictions to share your stories about race, equity, and inclusion both in the community and the military. This event is focused on families wanting to be heard by local leadership.
Haven't attended a Community Veterans Collaborative in a while? Now's a great time! Here's the invitation to our next Montgomery County Veterans Collaborative on Wednesday, March 17 at 2 pm! We'll feature a presentation on Accomplishment Boards and Personal Growth by Wounded Warrior Project's Ben Sampson. Join us to share updates and network with fellow veteran serving organizations!
Now open at the Fort Belvoir USO! Military Spouse Remote Workspace designed exclusively for military spouses to work from a flexible environment, hold meetings in a private conference room, connect with other spouses and enjoy snacks, coffee and other comforts from the USO!
SAMHSA’s SMVF TA Center invites you to join our upcoming Unique Needs TA Call Series. Session 1 will highlight common mental health issues for Women Veterans and will provide strategies for improved access to care and suicide prevention intervention for this population. Session 2 will highlight information on cultural humility and common mental health issues for the American Indian and Alaskan Native (AI/AN) SMVF Community.
Military Cultural Competency and Transition Awareness training event! Presented by: Virginia Veteran and Family Support, Virginia Department of Veteran Services. Held virtually via Zoom on April 16 from 9 am - 11 am.
You are invited to participate in the Friday, March 26 Virtual Military-Friendly Job Fair, to be held online from 11 am to 2 pm (Eastern Time). Interview via text and video chats with 35+ companies, including: Lockheed Martin, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, SAIC, Leidos, Military Sealift Command, Chemonics, Gypsum Management & Supply, Tekla Research, QinetiQ, Valiant Integrated Services, U.S. Postal Service, QED Systems, Eaton Corporation, AFG Group, LinQuest, G2 Global Solutions, and more!
Join Blue Star Families for a special virtual event featuring a range of experts highlighting the foremost issues impacting military families. In-depth conversations will focus on social determinants of health, equitable recovery, impact on women, and much more.
Join AWP for their April Battle Rhythm focused on Empowering Military-Connected Children. April 5 from 2 - 3:15 pm.
There is no doubt that we have all been affected by this global pandemic and have had to make major adjustments to the way we live our lives. Businesses and organizations of all sizes have had to completely change the way they conduct business – some employees were sent home, some have been overextended to help keep essential businesses up and running, and unfortunately, many businesses have been forced to shut their doors altogether. What have our experiences during this unprecedented time taught us? What lessons have we learned? How has your organizations business model been altered? And how can we take what we have learned and apply it to the next major disaster?
Blue Star Families of the National Capital Region is pleased to launch the Veterans Assistance and Nutrition (VAN) program with EveryMind’s ServingTogether. The VAN program will help address food insecurity needs of veterans and their families in the National Capital Region. The VAN program will be accepting intake referrals from veterans, spouses of veterans, or direct caregivers of veterans, beginning Monday, February 22nd. Qualified applicants will receive a $100 Safeway gift card to purchase needed food items.