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Oct 11

October 11, 2018

CONG Registration and Education Fair – 6-8Nov18

The Colorado National Guard Education and Incentives Office invites you to join its inaugural Registration and Education Fair November 6-8 JFHQ – 6848 S Revere Pkwy, Centennial, CO 80112 Meet with schools and learn about their programs. Enjoy free pizza lunch as well! Can’t attend in person? Lunch & Learn all three days via DCS!  NOV 6 at 11:30– College Basics Part 1 – Paying for college, Federal TA  NOV 7 at 11:00— Local Area Schools -current trends, transition, and…

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Oct 10

October 10, 2018

Coping with Stress as a Military Couple – 17Oct18

Join Military OneSource for an Interactive Webinar, Coping with Stress as a Military Couple. Wednesday, October 17 from 12pm-12:45pm Facilitated by Mary Sanderfer and Devyn Stinnett All couples face a variety of stressors. Military couples may add deployments, frequent moves, and other aspects of military life to their list of challenges. In this video discussion, we will explore ways that people cope with stress and how that impacts relationships. No registration is required. Just access the event at 

Posted in Education, Military OneSource, Relationships

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

Scholarship available for military spouses

Purdue University Global/National Military Family Association Scholarship The Scholarship is designed to empower military spouses and families of retirees by making a degree financially attainable as well as removing other barriers so that an education is not one of the many sacrifices a military spouse has to make. Highlights of the Purdue University Global/National Military Family Association Scholarship • The Scholarship covers up to 47% of tuition costs based on current tuition rates. • The flexibility of our 100% online programs* eliminates the risk of a PCS…

Posted in Education, Finances, Scholarships

Sep 14

September 14, 2018

Empowering Independence: Your Life Your Way – 25Sep18

What: FREE session to assist in de-mystifying the myths and misconceptions of reverse mortgage, including downsizing tips What to consider when downsizing What is the process of downsizing Identifying the pitfalls of downsizing The ins and outs of reverse mortgages Learn about little-known and under-utilized senior financing programs When: Tuesday, September 25, 1:30pm-3:30pm Where: Discover Goodwill – 1460 Garden of the Gods Road, CO Springs, CO 80907 RSVP: Contact Kristin Amundson by September 24 at 719-635-0616 or Light refreshments will…

Posted in Community Event, Education, Finances, Housing

Sep 7

September 7, 2018

SECO offers events for Military Spouses in September

Ask the Expert Chat: Choosing a School or Changing Schools – What Should I Know? Military spouses are invited to connect with SECO Career Coaches during the “Ask the Expert Chat: Choosing a School or Changing Schools – What Should I Know?” presentations commencing on Wednesday, September 12th and continuing through Friday, September 14th. Career coaches will be available to address your education questions and help you find a school that’s right for you! Come and learn tips from the experts…

Posted in Education, Employment, Military OneSource

Sep 6

September 6, 2018

Resolving Anger – Military OneSource Webinar, Sep19

Military OneSource is pleased to offer interactive webinars about topics important to you. Join us online each month to watch a panel of licensed counselors discuss healthy relationships, managing finances, coping with change, thriving as a military family, and much more. No registration is required. Just use the link on the day of the event you want to attend, type in your first name or nickname, and join the webinar. Message us your questions and comments during the events, or…

Posted in Education, Military OneSource, Relationships, Resilience, Training

Sep 5

September 5, 2018

Prep Connect 360 Workshop

Looking for more information about how to bridge the gap between military and civilian careers? Prep Connect 360 builds on what you’ve learned in TAP/ACAP/Soldier for Life, and takes you to the next level. Best described as “Master’s level TAP” or “TAP on steroids”, PC360 is a week-long workshop that focuses on YOU. What do YOU want to do next? You’ll polish your 30 second introduction, get hands on interview practice with local employers, and learn how to network. The…

Posted in Education, Employment, Training

Sep 4

September 4, 2018

Paying for College: The Forever GI Bill and Repayment Options Webinar – 25Sep18

The Military Family Learning Network is eager to present its most-requested webinar topic this month: student loans. This webinar, Paying for College: The Forever GI Bill and Repayment Options will be presented on Tuesday, September 25 at 9am. This webinar, presented by the Veteran’s Benefits Administration and Dr. Carrie Johnson of North Dakota State University, will be discussing the newly expanded benefits of the redesigned GI Bill and repayment options for traditional student loans.

Posted in Education, Training

Aug 24

August 24, 2018

H&R Block Scholarships for Military Spouses

MSEP employer, H&R Block, has released their 2018 video announcement to highlight their scholarships to allow military spouses to take the free Income Tax Course. The scholarship covers the cost of books and printed course materials. Tuition for the Income Tax Course is free. H&R Block will award full scholarships to spouses of active duty, reserve, wounded warrior, and retired military personnel. Interested candidates are encouraged to review the attached documents for additional information, including the access link for the…

Posted in Education, Employment, Military Appreciation, Military OneSource, Scholarships