Teachers College Psychological Distress Study

If you are a student veteran who is age +18, you may be eligible to participate in a research study from the Global Mental Health Lab at Teachers College, Columbia University.

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NYC DVS Provides Masks to Veterans

Throughout 2020, NYC Department of Veterans' Services has distributed over 35,000 protective face masks to the veteran community. 

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Veteran Volunteers Needed for COVID-19 Vaccine Trials

VA New York Harbor is seeking veterans to participate in COVID-19 vaccine trials. Those who meet any one of the following criteria are strongly encouraged to participate:

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Grace Care Mobile Soup Kitchen Meals

Grace Care Mobile Soup Kitchen is offering free Grab-and-Go Meals for those in need.

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New York State Restoration of Honor Act

On November 12, the New York State Restoration of Honor Act went into full effect and the first seven veterans have been notified about the favorable adjudication of their applications, restoring their access to more than 50 benefits and services offered by New York State.

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Blue Star Families November Pulse Check

No one can adequately put into words how each of us has been affected by COVID-19. However, Blue Star Families wants to get a better picture of the financial impact the pandemic has had on you with the November Pulse Check.

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Catholic Charities Supportive Services for Veteran Families

Catholic Charities provides Supportive Services for Veteran Families in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and Union Counties in New Jersey.

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NPower Technology Training and Development

NPower is a national non-profit that provides free technology training and career development for veterans and military spouses. Expand your IT knowledge to help you thrive in promising civilian careers. Most NPower graduates are employed at industry-leading companies across the technology, financial services, media, and consulting sectors.

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Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Hours Change

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum has announced changes to its operations schedule as a result of the continuing coronavirus pandemic.

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Fresh Connect for Veterans

Veterans may be eligible for $20 Fresh Connect certificates for fresh food, redeemable at farmers markets across New York.

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HVCC Free Dental Cleanings for Veterans

Hudson Valley Community College Dental Hygiene Clinic offers free Dental Cleanings for veterans.

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Mission Continues Virtual Service Leadership Corps

Join the Mission Continues Service Leadership Corps and become part of a growing movement of veterans who are applying their expertise and continued service as community-based leaders.

Upon completion, corps members will be equipped to be an effective member of a platoon leadership team focused on making impact in under-resourced communities.

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AITAF The Bridge Award for Screenwriting

Arts in the Armed Forces presents The Bridge Award for Screenwriting. This Award seeks to identify and encourage talented screenwriters/filmmakers from the military community. First time screenwriters are encouraged to apply, and the Award is particularly interested in elevating and celebrating underrepresented voices and stories. 

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Veterans Day Freebies & Discounts - 2020

Restaurants and retailers want to say thank-you to veterans & military this Veterans Day - grab a free cup of coffee or a great meal as part of a day that celebrates you!

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Online Veterans Legacy Memorial

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs offers a new way for the public to pay tributes to veterans at the Veterans Legacy Memorial (VLM). The site, originally launched in 2019, contains a memorial page for each veteran and service member interred in a VA national cemetery. 

At the National Cemetery Administration, they believe that #NoVeteranEverDies and there are #MillionsofVeteransMillionsofStories. When you remember a veteran their legacy continues forever and ever.

In November 2020 they present the Find a Veteran, Post a Tribute campaign. Every day on the NCA Facebook and Twitter platforms they will feature one veteran with a tribute.

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Smiles for Veterans Dental Services

In honor of Veterans Day, Touro Dental Health will host its 3rd Annual Smiles for Veterans event throughout the month of November, providing free dental care for veterans, military service members and their families. Vets, military personnel, and their spouses are welcome to receive free dental screenings, x-rays, cleanings, and fillings.

 

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Blue Star Families & Civics Unplugged 2020

Blue Star Families is excited to join forces with Civics Unplugged in 2020. The CU Fellowship 2021 is a 6-month civic leadership program that empowers high school students representing every region of the U.S. with the tools, training, and community to reform and rebuild American democracy.

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