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May 16

May 16, 2017

Prep Connect

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 free, 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….

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May 16

May 16, 2017

New VA Website

The new website the VA has created, reveals for the first time exactly how care at every VA hospital and clinic across the country compares with nearby private-sector hospitals and national averages. The site that went live Wednesday, also shows if veterans are satisfied with wait times at every hospital and clinic across the country and how long they are actually waiting on average. Click here to access the site  Click here for USA Today’s Article  

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May 2

May 2, 2017

Army Community Service Newsletter

  IN THIS ISSUE OF ‘PASS IT ON’ – BY DATE: 26 APR DAYS OF REMEMBRANCE 28 APR FAMILY GAME NIGHT AT PATRIOT SCHOOL-AGE SVCS 29 APR CLUBS 4 KIDS DAY EVENT 30 APR TELL ME A STORY EVENT 03 MAY FREE SKIN CANCER SCREENING 01 MAY DENTAL PROGRAM CHANGES EFFECTIVE 05 MAY FAMILY LAW DAY 05 MAY USO SALSA NIGHT 06 MAY FOUNTAIN CREEK NATURE CENTER FAMILY FUN DAY 06 MAY; 20 MAY; 03 JUN; 17 JUN; 01 JUL; 15 JUL FORT…

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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…

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Apr 10

April 10, 2017

Prep Connect Classes!

Looking for more information about how to bridge the gap between military and civilian careers? Prep Connect 360builds 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 onsteroids”, PC360 is a week-long workshop that focuses on YOU. What do YOUwant to do next? You’ll polish your 30 second introduction, get hands oninterview practice with local employers, and learn how to network. The  week is all about you…

Posted in Government Resource, Training

Mar 29

March 29, 2017

CONG State Tuition Assistance News

Check out the latest news from the CONG State Tuition Assistance Office

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Mar 29

March 29, 2017

RSP April Newsletter

Check out the April RSP Newsletter.  

Posted in Child and Youth, Government Resource

Mar 8

March 8, 2017

Army One Source Update

As the Army OneSource Outreach Initiative transitions to end their support, we wanted to provide an update on the status of myarmyonesource.com website. Myarmyonesource.com will stay active until the new Army Family Web Portal (AFWP) is launched.  The new AFWP will focus on Army Community Services (ACS) specific content and applications [Volunteer Management Information System (VMIS), Information Management Services (IMS)].  ACS Staff Site Client Tracking System (CTS), Family Advocacy Program (FAP) will also merge with AFWP making it a one stop…

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Mar 8

March 8, 2017

Employment Workshop

US DOL Employment Workshop The US Department of Labor Employment Workshop consists of transition and employment training that will support you with the                                                             conversion into civil employment a little easier. The Workshop will teach you skills such as: ~Employment Resources & Opportunities ~Resume Building ~Personal Marketing ~Interviewing Strategies . 

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