Viewing: Government Resource

Feb 21

February 21, 2018

My Training Hub via Military OneSource

Did you know that Military OneSource offers free training through My Training Hub? My Training Hub is a web-based training site that provides self-directed, user-focused courses on quality-of-life topics for military families and useful information for the service providers who support them. It’s accessible 24/7, anywhere with an internet connection. VisitMy Training Hub https://www.militaryonesource.mil/web/mos/training-resources to view the latest course offerings on topics such as: Financial Readiness: https://www.militaryonesource.mil/financial-readiness Five courses outline the fundamentals of money management and investment strategies, for service members…

Posted in Government Resource, Training

Jan 31

January 31, 2018

Buckley Bulletin – February 2018

Take a look at what’s happening at Buckley AFB in February! An updated calendar is also available online at http://www.buckley.af.mil/Events/.   *****COMMUNITY EVENTS***** 2 Feb, Hops N’ Hoppers Paintball – Launchpad Brewery CO, ODR, 1530-2000, Non-Military: $60, Military: $30, Minimum Age 18 (21 to drink) 4 Feb, Ski Trip to A-Basin – Arapahoe Basin CO, ODR, 0600-1700, Non-Military: $180, Military: $45, Minimum Age 16 5 Feb – 16 Mar, 6-Week Fitness Challenge, Fitness Center, Participation limited to 35 Active Duty and…

Posted in Community Event, Government Resource

Jan 25

January 25, 2018

24/7 VA Hotline – 855-948-2311

In a commitment to reform the VA, a 24/7 hotline was created to better address Veteran’s needs. This hotline is staffed by a team consisting of 90% Veterans and military family members. VA Secretary David J. Shulkin stated, “The White House VA Hotline provides our nation’s Veterans with a direct, dedicated contact line that allows them to interact with highly trained, live agents to answer their needs and concerns.” Hotline agents answer inquiries, provide directory assistance, document concerns about VA…

Posted in Government Resource, Health

Dec 20

December 20, 2017

Outdoor Recreation Offers Discounted Lift Tickets and Rentals

Visit your local military base’s Outdoor Recreation for discounted lift tickets and equipment rentals! Click the pricing guide below for Buckley AFB’s 2017-2018 prices or visit their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/460thFSSOutdoorRecreation/. Fort Carson information can be found on their website: https://carson.armymwr.com/programs/outdoor-recreation or Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/FortCarsonODR/. Find out about Schriever AFB Outdoor Rec at https://50fss.com/outdoor-recreation/ and the USAF Academy’s Outdoor Recreation at https://www.usafasupport.com/outdoor-recreation.html. In addition to discounted tickets and rentals, Outdoor Recreation at each base offers discounted trips and tours.

Posted in Government Resource, Sports Activities

Nov 7

November 7, 2017

24/7 VA Vet Center Call Center

The VA Vet Center Call Center, formerly the Combat Call Center, makes referrals to 300 Vet Centers around the country for combat vets, their family members, and survivors of Military Sexual Trauma. Our phone number is 877-WAR-VETS (877-927-8387). We are open 24/7/365 and are staffed by combat vets, some of whom are licensed mental health providers. We have a Memorandum of Understanding with the Veterans Crisis Line and often work hand in hand with them to provide services to veterans that are in crisis. Our mission…

Posted in Government Resource

Nov 2

November 2, 2017

RSP Newsletter – November 2017

Check out what’s happening in the RSP (Recruit Sustainment Program)!

Posted in Government Resource

Oct 13

October 13, 2017

October 13 – Pass it on!

Check out what’s happening at Fort Carson! Highlights include the following events: 14 Oct – Bark against Violence 5K run/walk 4 Nov – Ski/Snowboard Expo Visit https://carson.armymwr.com/categories/community-events for more details.

Posted in Community Event, Government Resource

Oct 4

October 4, 2017

RSP Newsletter – October 2017

Take a look at what’s happening in the RSP (Recruit Sustainment Program)!

Posted in Government Resource

Aug 31

August 31, 2017

August 31 – Pass it on!

  END OF FISCAL YEAR TA GUIDANCE Friday, Sept. 15 (until 11:59 P.M. EST) is the last day for Soldiers to request tuition assistance (TA) funding for classes that begin on/before Sept. 30 due to the Army’s fiscal year close-out. There will be no exceptions. Soldiers will be able to enroll in fiscal 2017 classes after Sept. 15 using the self-pay functionality to pay for enrollments out-of-pocket. Army Continuing Education System headquarters will not flip any self-funded classes to TA…

Posted in Community Resource, Government Resource

Aug 25

August 25, 2017

BeThere Peer Support Call and Outreach Center

The Department of Defense BeThere Peer Support Call and Outreach Center provides resources and support for everyday problems to our Service Members and Families. The Center staffs Veterans and military spouses as peer specialists who answer calls with compassion drawn from their own military-life experience. Call: 844-357-PEER (7337) Text: 480-360-6188 Chat online: https://www.BeTherePeerSupport.org Peer support is unlimited, confidential and accessible 24/7/365. *Please note that this is not a crisis line. If seeking urgent assistance, please contact the Military Crisis Line…

Posted in Government Resource