Apr 25

April 25, 2017

Comcast is Hiring!

Comcast is looking to hire a few good Veterans, National Guard and Reserve members, and Military Spouses. Click on the flyers below for more info          **This is not an endorsement but an item of general interest to members of the CONG**

Posted in Employment

Apr 25

April 25, 2017

COARNG 2017 Minuteman Scholarship

There are three (3) 4-year scholarships remaining and four (4) 3-year scholarships remaining for FY17. Scholarships not awarded by 16 June will go into a national pool and become available nationwide on a first-come, first-serve basis. 15 August is the very latest a packet can be submitted for benefits to start in time for the Fall

Posted in Scholarships

Apr 25

April 25, 2017

Military Veterans Employment Expo

Military Veteran Employment Expo is on May 18, 2017  FREE Training Seminars on May 16th & 17th. Click one the flyer below for more info.  

Posted in Employment

Apr 25

April 25, 2017

Public Website Alert!

ALERT A new public website http://www.familytreenow.com provides information on a person’s full name, age, birth year, aliases, and current and past addresses. The website also includes the full name, age, and birth year of possible associates and relatives. While this is not a crime, it does present a security threat in today’s climate for Commander’s, Soldiers, DOD Civilians and their family’s safety. This website is free and contains no safe guards to ensure the person conducting the search has a…

Posted in Community Resource, Public Annoucements

Apr 21

April 21, 2017

Fishing Expedition by Patriot Anglers

Who: Veterans Fishing Expedition by Patriot Anglers What: Free Fishing Expedition When: Friday, May 5 – Sun. May 7, 2017 Where: San Juan River and Navajo Reservoir, New Mexico Equipment, lodging and meals provided. See flyer for more information. www.patriotanglers.us *** The following may be of interest to CONG members and is neither a solicitation nor an official endorsement on behalf of the CONG ***

Posted in Community Event, Community Resource, Fun!

Apr 20

April 20, 2017

HOW DISABILITY RATINGS WORK

The VA determines a disability rating after reviewing your service medical records (“SMR”), C&P exam report and any other evidence submitted to them in support of your claim based upon the criteria below. You may have one or more symptoms in a higher disability rating, but still receive a lower rating that reflects where MOST of your symptoms are present. If you have multiple injuries, disability ratings are not added together (60% + 40% ≠100%). The VA has an internal…

Posted in Government Resource, Health

Apr 20

April 20, 2017

Veterans Can Now Schedule VA Appointments Online

  New Online Appointment Scheduling Service Integrated with My HealtheVet Have you heard the good news? Veterans in many parts of the country are now able to use the new App to request or schedule certain appointments online. VAR is a new web application that is also accessible via smartphones, tablets and desktops. More than 60 VA Medical Centers (VAMCs) have started using VAR, and more are coming online every few weeks. Visit the VA App Store at: https://mobile.va.gov/app/veteran-appointment-request#varLocationList and see where…

Posted in Government Resource, Health

Apr 19

April 19, 2017

Veterans Resource Fair

Check out the upcoming Veterans Resource Fair on Saturday, April 22, 2017  

Posted in Employment

Apr 12

April 12, 2017

FRSA Job Opening at CONG Family Program

Goldbelt Glacier Health Services is seeking a qualified, trained and capable individual to serve as Family Readiness Support Assistant for Commands within the Army National Guard throughout the States and Territories. The ARNG FRSA is assigned to Commands for the purpose of maintaining the continuity and stability of the Family Readiness Groups (FRGs) as units undergo changes in volunteers and leadership. The FRSA will be formally supervised by the contract company, but will receive technical guidance and direction from the Commander or his/her representative,…

Posted in Employment

Apr 12

April 12, 2017

Silver Cliff Ranch Youth Retreat

July 11-14th, 2017  Army & Air Guard Youth Where: Silver Cliff Ranch, Nathrop, CO Who can come:  Ages: 9-18 Details: Departure from the Family Programs Office  Contact Lance Ellis at Lance.k.ellis2.ctr@mail.mil to register and for more information.  First Come, First Served!

Posted in Child and Youth