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Oct 3

October 3, 2018

Every Voice Matters: What I Wish You Knew

A panel discussion for adults presented by Deep Roots, the Teen Board at Pikes Peak Suicide Prevention.  WHEN:  Thursday, 11 October 18, 6pm-7:30 pm WHERE:  Tierra Vista Community Center, Peterson AFB WHY: Do you wonder what is going on in your teenager’s mind?  Do you ever question if what you are doing is wrong and ask yourself what you can do to have a better relationship with your child?  Are you afraid to ask your teenager about hard issues such as suicide, relationships,…

Posted in Community Resource, Education, Family Assistance, Health

Sep 25

September 25, 2018

Cohen Clinic – Helping Veterans and their Families Make it Back to Better

The Cohen Clinic offers mental health services to post-9/11 veterans and their families for many concerns including PTSD, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and more. Benefits of the Cohen Clinic include low wait times, low cost, confidentiality, telehealth services (if desired), and culturally competent providers. www.denvercohenclinic.org; 303-724-4255 7800 E Orchard Rd, Suite 150, 80111 Low to no cost mental health treatment for post-9/11 veterans and their families, including National Guard and Reserves, and Active Duty families, in any capacity regardless of…

Posted in Community Resource, Health, Resilience

Sep 20

September 20, 2018

Marriage Retreats for Military Couples – October & November

The Center for Relationship Education is offering two FREE retreats for military couples: October 19-21 November 9-11 Hilton Denver Inverness – 200 Inverness Dr West, Englewood, CO 80112 Retreat includes a 2-night hotel stay, breakfast Saturday and Sunday, Childcare, and a Marriage Workshop. For more information or to register, visit https://www.myrelationshipcenter.org/workshops?category=Military or call 720-488-8888.

Posted in Communication, Community Resource, Military Appreciation, Relationships, Resilience

Sep 14

September 14, 2018

Northern Colorado Veterans Resource Center – Grand Opening 21Sep18

Join us at the Grand Opening for the newest addition to serve Service Members, Veterans, and Families: the Northern Colorado Veterans Resource Center. Friday, September 21 at 2pm Northern Colorado Veterans Resource Center 4650 West 20th Street, Greeley, CO 80634 Door prizes and a silent auction will be available.  

Posted in Community Event, Community Resource

Aug 22

August 22, 2018

Volunteers Needed for TAPS Good Grief Camp – 7-9Sep18

The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) is seeking  military personnel  to volunteer in support of the Colorado Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp on September 7-9, 2018. TAPS Good Grief Camp is led by experts in the fields of child development, mental health, and education. Programming throughout the weekend mirrors the adult curriculum and provides families with a common language crucial to strengthening family bonds. Children and teens will honor their loved one, connect with their peers, and learn…

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Resource, Resilience, Service Projects

Jul 31

July 31, 2018

FREE Admission to all State Parks in August for Military

Active duty, Veterans, and National Guard members are admitted free into Colorado’s state parks during the month of August. The Service Member or Veteran must show proof of military service (photo ID or DD-214) to receive this benefit. All other applicable park fees such as camping or fishing would still apply. Pick up your August Military Pass Any state park office or Colorado Parks and Wildlife office can issue a free August pass. Additional Military Benefits Each November 11, Veterans…

Posted in Community Resource, Fun!, Military Appreciation

Jun 7

June 7, 2018

Military Appreciation Day at Florissant Fossil Beds

POC: Jeff Wolin Lead Interpreter Florissant Fossil Beds N.M. (719) 748 – 3253  extension 202 Saturday June 30, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM On Saturday, June 30, Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument will be hosting a Military Appreciation Day for the military community. All US Active Duty Military and their families will receive a free pass to all national parks and monuments in the United States. Throughout the day, the Monument will be offering ranger guided programs.  In addition, there will…

Posted in Community Resource, Military Appreciation, Uncategorized

Jun 7

June 7, 2018

Employment Fair on June 21

POC: Dallas Blaney, PhD Director of Operations PO Box 4467 207 Basalt Center Circle, Suite 104 Basalt, CO 81621 (970) 279-1323 Employment Flyer basic PDF Hosted by Challenge America and Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center, this Employment Fair offers amazing opportunities for the military community to connect with area employers, all of whom have multiple rewarding career opportunities to fill. The first 50 job seekers to attend the event will receive a FREE pair of tickets to Nashville Comes to The…

Posted in Community Resource, Employment

Jun 7

June 7, 2018

FREE Writing Retreat for Female Veterans – Deadline June 11

POC: Silas Binkley, MA Education Program Manager Heart J Center for Experiential Learning Sylvan Dale Ranch: 970-344-9910 The Heart-J Center for Experiential Learning Presents: Warriors Write! A Writing Retreat for Female Veterans Warriors Write! Female Veterans Retreat 2018 4 nights at Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch – July 15 – 19, 2018 Free for 16 Veterans! Warriors Write! is hosted by 501(c)3 non-profit the Heart-J Center for Experiential Learning https://www.heartjcenter.org/, and serves female veterans in Colorado with a blend of creativity, wellness,…

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May 31

May 31, 2018

2018 Military Appreciation Day at Coors Field

Mark your calendars! Sunday, July 15 at 1:10 PM will be the 2018 Military Appreciation Day  at Coors Field! The Colorado Rockies Baseball Club would like to show its appreciation to Veterans and Active Duty Military by giving them free tickets to the game on July 15 at 1:10PM versus the Seattle Mariners. Family and friends of Veterans or Active Duty can get tickets for only $16. https://www.mlb.com/rockies/tickets/specials/themes/military-appreciation

Posted in Community Resource, Fun!