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Veterans Can Receive Free Access to American Corporate Partners Mentor  

Whether looking for a higher paying job or seeking a promotion, an American Corporate Partners (ACP) mentor can help guide Veterans toward great jobs—and the right jobs. Learn more about ACP’s free mentor program for Veterans.

Help Reshape VA’s Mission Statement

VA is seeking your input on how its mission statement may evolve to be more inclusive and representative of the changing needs of all Veterans. Click below to learn more and share your voice.

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Upcoming Events

(all times ET unless noted)

Mar. 3, 12-1p.m. MST – Colorado Veterans Experience Live (VetXL) – RallyPoint
Mar. 3, 3-4 p.m. – Heroes Connect: Military to Manufacturing National Fluid Power Association
Mar. 3, 7-8:30 p.m. – Introduction to Mind/Body Workshop
Mar. 8, 12-1 p.m. – Business Plans that Get Funded
Mar. 8, 1-2 p.m. – Maintaining Balance: Online Yoga for Caregivers
Mar. 8, 2-3, p.m. – CFPB Servicemember Affairs and Resources for the Military Community
Mar. 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m. – Effective Communication
Mar. 8, 7-8:30 p.m. – Stress Solutions
Mar. 9, 6-7:30 p.m. – Effective Communication

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The Library of Congress Veterans History Project and the VA Center for Women Veterans present the “I Am Not Invisible 3.0” Women Veterans Panel Discussion. Women have played a crucial role in protecting our country and our democracy since America’s founding. They have served in every major conflict since the Revolutionary War. Today there are over two million women veterans in the United States.

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2022 Veterans Day Poster Contest: Call for Submissions

Do you like to create artwork that honors Veterans? VA and the Veterans Day National Committee are currently accepting design submissions for the 2022 Veterans Day poster contest.


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Better Sleep, Digital Benefits Guide, and Burial Benefits

In this episode of The BLUF we look at treating PTSD with better sleep, the new Digital Benefits Guide, and Burial and Memorial Benefits. Watch the episode to learn more.

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VA is Here for You During Times of Emotional Distress

Veterans may be experiencing a range of challenging emotions related to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Veterans who served in U.S. military conflicts may be feeling emotional distress, reminded of their own deployment experiences. Click the link below for a list of available VA and partner resources.

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Understanding Ukraine: Community Forum – March 8

Hosted by the Elizabeth Dole Foundation this forum brings together national experts to offer information, context, and understanding around the conflict in Ukraine. During this interactive session, participants have the opportunity to ask questions and get answers from experts in real-time. Panelists will include experts from the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, VA, and the Wounded Warrior Project.

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VA to Publish Recommendations to Realign, Modernize VA Health Care Nationwide

On March 14, VA will publish a report on modernizing and realigning VA health care facilities to improve access and outcomes for Veterans. The recommendations, if implemented, would result in the most significant VA health care system redesign since the World War II era.

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VA Proposes Adding Rare Respiratory Cancers to the Presumed Service-connected List

VA recently announced its intention of adding nine rare respiratory cancers to the list of presumed service-connected disabilities in relation to exposure to toxic chemicals in the air, water, or soil for Veterans who served any amount of time in the Southwest Asia theater of operations.

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Eat Yogurt, It’s Good for Your Heart 

Yogurt might hold answers to better heart health, according to a VA study based on data from more than 190,000 Veterans.


Learn more about PTSD, treatment options, self-help tools, and resources to help you recover


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Borne the Battle: Preserving Little Known History

Historian and Army Veteran Timothy McCoy details life as a military brat and shares his service experience of nearly 26 years until he was forced out due to a health condition. Today, McCoy remains committed to fighting for service members, ensuring the memories of those ignored or often forgotten are never lost in the annals of military history.

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Quiksilver 15% off military discount.

Vet Tix Free tickets to various events for military and Veterans.

Military Tee Times 15% off tee times for Veterans, active military and families.

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