VA All of Us Research Program

The Veterans Administration is working with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) All of Us Research Program to help speed up medical breakthroughs. All of Us is looking for veteran volunteers to share their health data with VA-approved researchers. 

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AITAF Student Veteran Internship Program

Applications for the 2020 Arts in the Armed Forces Student Veteran Internship Program are open through December 16, 2019. 

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NYC DVS Service2Service Mentorship

The New York City Department of Veterans' Services has partnered with NYC Service to launch Service2Service - a professional development opportunity centered in mentorship between NYC veterans and AmeriCorps alumni as mentees and city government employees as mentors. 

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Plaza College Free Dental Care

Plaza College Community Dental Clinic offers free preventative services for veterans and their immediate family members throughout November 2019.

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Travis Manion Foundation Annual Impact Survey

Take the Travis Manion Foundation Annual Impact Survey. Since Travis Manion Foundation's founding, the "If Not Me, Then Who..." movement has grown to more than 100,000 veterans, service members, families of the fallen, and inspired civilians. Though we are many, TMF's vision is built on purpose-driven individuals like yourselves, who seek to build thriving communities built on character. 

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Veterans Scams are on the Rise

Scams targeting veterans are on the rise. Below are links to more information on various scams and prevention resources.

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Blue Star Families’ 2019 Connected Communities Impact Study

The Blue Star Families Connected Communities Impact Study mini-survey has launched! Take the mini-survey to share what it’s like to live as a #milfam in the New York Tri-State region.

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VetsinTech New Jersey & DraftKings Web Dev Training

Calling all veterans interested in learning web development: VetsinTech is excited to offer full scholarships for Front End Web Development Javascript workshop exclusively for veterans – sponsored by DraftKings! 

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Acupuncture Therapy for Veterans

Veterans enrolled in VA care may be able to request Acupuncture Therapy from Golden Acupuncturist Clinic.

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Rutgers-Newark Clemente Veterans’ Initiative

Rutgers-Newark launches a new humanities course for veterans called the Clemente Veterans’ Initiative at the Cornwall Center.

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Animal Farm Foundation Service Dogs

The Animal Farm Foundation connects shelter dogs with people with disabilities.

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Amtrak Veteran and Military Member Discounts

With valid active-duty United States Armed Forces identification cards, active-duty U.S. military members, their spouses and their dependents are eligible to receive a 10% discount on the lowest available rail fare on most trains, including for travel on the Auto Train.

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Games to Grunts Offers Free Video Games

Studies have shown that video games also help Veterans recover from some mental health challenges, providing an escape while boosting confidence, personal growth, leadership, and social connections.

Operation Supply Drop’s Games to Grunts program supports community engagement to Veterans, military, and their families through video games. Most of the games they offer are on Steam, such as TEKKEN 7, Cooking Simulator, and Vietnam 65′, but other platforms are also available, like free XBOX Game Passes. All of the games are available through digital download codes.

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Congressman Max Rose Veterans Service Days

Congressman Max Rose offers Veterans Service Days on the 3rd Wednesday of every month. Our veterans have sacrificed so much for us, they deserve our support and attention all year-round, not just on Veterans’ Day. 

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Mission Continues Women Veterans Leadership Program

The Mission Continues is thrilled to announce their newest program: The Women Veterans Leadership Program, a first-of-its kind personal and professional development experience for women veterans who are ready to unlock their potential as leaders. They’re changing the narrative on what it means to be a woman veteran by leveraging their leadership skills and creating change-makers in a movement of veterans pursuing equality for all women. 

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VETCON 2019

The Tully Rinckey Foundation presents the annual Veterans in Economic Transition Conference, or VETCON, November 19-20.

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