Blue Star Families offers Caregiver Training Webinars. Do you want to be able to support caregivers in a robust, in-person or virtual environment with new skills and techniques to add to their caregiving journey?Read more
Trauma and Resiliency Resources’ Warrior Camp ® is a clinical treatment program designed to heal trauma, prevent suicide, support force preservation and enhance resilience. Warrior Camp’s innovative, integrated therapeutic approach sets a new, more effective standard for treatment of Combat-related PTSD and Moral Injury.Read more
Student Veterans of America and the Veterans of Foreign Affairs are looking for motivated veterans to participate in their 2019 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship program. Applicants must be a student veteran enrolled at a college or university with an SVA chapter, a VFW member, and complete the application process.Read more
If you are a veteran who served between 2001 and 2014, you may be eligible to participate in an online survey. The purpose of this study is to understand the effects potentially morally injurious events have on veterans’ moral foundations. Specifically, the study examines whether experiences that go against veterans’ deeply held moral beliefs impact veterans’ moral decision-making processes.Read more
The USO at Ft. Hamilton holds Volunteer Information Sessions on August 15, 12pm & 5pm. Volunteers are the heart and soul of the USO and help keep the doors open for those who sacrifice so much for our freedoms. The Ft. Hamilton USO is open seven days a week so there is always an opportunity to give back.Read more
The Posse Foundation launched its veterans initiative in 2012 in an effort to increase the rates at which veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces attend and graduate from selective colleges and universities.
What is the Posse Veterans Program? Cohorts – Posses – of 10 veterans attend top colleges together to pursue bachelor’s degrees.
Comprehensive training from Posse prepares veterans for the college experience and support continues on campus through graduation.
Posse offers internship opportunities, career coaching and connects Veterans Posse Scholars to a large professional network so they are ready to take on leadership positions in the workforce.Read more
Enjoy Operation Wellness Family Fun Day for veterans and their families at Forestburg Scout Camp on August 24, 10am-2pm.Read more
I Was There Film Workshops are sponsored by Patton Veterans Project, Inc. During the 4-day workshop, September 17-20, you will work with fellow veterans and professional film instructors to conceive, shoot, and edit a collaborative short film.
Team up with other veterans who share similar backgrounds and experiences and tell your stories through film. Working as a film crew, it’s your chance to combine ideas, learn about filmmaking, and bring your vision to life.Read more
The National Alliance on Mental Illness offers the NAMI Homefront Education Program on Thursdays, 9:30-11:45am, September 20 – November 1. This is a free, six-session education program for family, friends, and significant others of military and veterans with mental health conditions. It focuses on the unique needs of this community, such as post-deployment and post-discharge transitions.Read more
Clinical Research Coordinators at James J. Peters VA Medical Center are looking for veterans and to participate in a cutting edge research study comparing the psychology and biology of veterans with and without PTSD.Read more
Clinical Research Coordinators at James J. Peters VA Medical Center are looking for veterans and civilians over the age of 50 to assist in researching aging.Read more
Long Island Cares offers Military Appreciation Tuesdays at their Huntington Station, Freeport, and Lindenhurst food bank locations.Read more
Emerging Technologies Institute offers career training for veterans August 13 – January 10 in their Business & Industry Technology Program.Read more
The Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden presents a new exhibit that honors women's war efforts now through September 9. The exhibit is called New York Women, War and Patriotism: 1812-1918.
US Veterans who suffer from clinical depression – or do NOT suffer from clinical depression – may be eligible to participate in a research study at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center.Read more
Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts presents the Veterans Art & Photography Exhibition “Active About the Arts” from August 10 – September 12, 2018 at Old Town Hall. A reception will be held September 6, 6-8pm. BACCA will also host two veteran authors, Jack Bilello and Byron Nernoff, to speak about their books on August 30, 6-8pm during the exhibition. Refreshments will be served.Read more
Join Sierra Club Military Outdoors as a volunteer Outings Leader on August 24-26. This 20-hour non-resident course will qualify you as an Outings Leader with the Sierra Club.Read more
Join Sierra Club Military Outdoors on a 3-day trek into Harriman State Park on August 17-19, for veterans who are single mothers and female veterans only.Read more
The Northport American Legion Post 694 presents Free Summer Concerts for veterans and the community on Wednesdays at 6:30pm in Vietnam Vets Memorial Garden at Northport VA Medical Center.Read more
Instructor Steve Alpert leads Art-Making Workshops for veterans at Fordham University on Tuesday nights at 6:30pm beginning September 11. All artists make art for one basic reason; to learn the truth about themselves.Read more
2018 NYC Veterans Day Parade Application is now available online. The honored branch of service is the US Army and it will be the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI.Read more