ARE YOU A FEMALE VETERAN OR DO YOU KNOW ONE THAT HAS BEEN DIAGNOISED WITH TRAMATIC BRAIN INJURY (TBI)???
THE BRAIN INJURY ASSOCIATION AND WSWVETS WOULD LIKE TO INVITE YOU TO A GET TOGETHER WITH OTHER WOMEN BOTH VETERANS AND NON-VETERANS FOR AN OPEN DISCUSSION OF CHALLENGES, SOLUTIONS AND COMMUNICATION.
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Veterans & Social Security" This info might help some vets get an increase in your monthly SSA check. This only applies to veterans that served between 1957 & 1968 and who retired before 2002. Since the SSA uses the last 35 years of employment to determine how much your benefit will be, the vets in the mentioned group can have about $12,000 added to their income summary for their years in the service. That could make a difference in how much your benefit check will be. For complete info see the SSA webpage dedicated to this issue.
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TRAINING AND IMMEDIATE JOBS FOR AT HOME CALL CENTERS. Regina attended the meeting and here is her comment: Hello, this is Regina again and I just wanted you to know that I went to the Kimberly Group today for the meeting. I'm really glad that your here for the women vets, with this opportunity I can take care of my family and have a real job to meet the needs of my family and this couldn't have came at a better time, so again I would like to thank you better my life and the life's of other female vets.
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VA Makes Changes to Veterans Choice Program http://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=2742
12/01/2015 01:30 PM EST
The Department of Veterans Affairs today announced a number of changes to make participation in the Veterans Choice Program easier and more convenient for Veterans who need to use it. The move, which streamlines eligibility requirements, follows feedback from Veterans along with organizations working on their behalf.
Do you know a veteran or a family member that has less than 12 months to live? The Dream Foundation may be able to help their dream come true. Click here for details
Those interested in being considered for a bike, email your reasons to Bill Mowder at email@example.com
Veterans may not realize that they do not need new evidence in order to resubmit a previously denied claim for PTSD benefits related to military sexual trauma (MST), according to a new report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). for details click here
Founded in 1999, EAGALA is the leading international nonprofit association for professionals using equine therapy to address mental health and human development needs. Our vision is that every person worldwide will have access to these services known as Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Equine Assisted Learning. Want more information click here
There is a growing interest in equine therapy supporting the psychological health and family relationships of service members and their families
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"Home Front Strong" Home Front Strong, part of Buddy-2-Buddy, is hosting an 8 week program to help military of veterans and their families prepare for, and cope with, the challenges of deployment & military life. Dinner is provided and you can receive up to $140 for participating Click here for details
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PTST coahing for Veteran Spouses. Click here for details.
Education for Spouses - click here