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#VetResources is a weekly newsletter for Veterans, their Families, Caregivers, and Survivors.

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Find Your Sport: Free Sports and Activities for Veterans 

Veterans interested in getting involved in sports and their communities may want to check out VETSports, which dubs itself the "Official home of sports for Veterans." The non-profit group has provided thousands of opportunities for Veterans to reintegrate into their communities through sports, community service, events and partnerships.



Upcoming Events

(All times ET unless noted)

Sept. 7, 1-1:15 p.m. – Wellbeing You: Presented by American Red Cross
Sept. 7, 8-9 p.m. – Online Caregiver Chat: Presented by American Red Cross
Sept. 8, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – MilitaryHire Virtual Job Fair and Networking Event
Sept. 8, 1-2 p.m. – SBA Hour with Veterans
Sept. 8, 1-2 p.m. – VetXL National Q&A Chat: Environmental Exposures and Burn Pits
Sept. 8, 3-4:30 p.m. – The State of Military and Veteran Families in the United States
Sept. 8, 7-8:15 p.m. – Arthritis and the Military: Getting the Best Possible Care
Sept. 8, 8-9 p.m. – Sharing the Journey Online Support Group


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VA National Cemeteries Call on Volunteers to Participate in National Day of Service

VA national cemeteries are looking for volunteers to participate in the Sept. 9 National Day of Service to honor those who served in the nation’s armed forces in the 21 years since 9/11. This is the fourth annual day of service, and it will take place at more than 60 cemeteries across the country. Volunteers will clean headstones and participate in other beautification activities that honor and remember our nation’s heroes.


Explore these resources for more information about Veterans who are coping with mental health issues related to aging and retirement.

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Veterans Certified in Salesforce and Looking for Work?

Veterans and spouses can connect with companies ready to hire Salesforce professionals through the Hiring Our Heroes Salesforce Fellowship Program, a paid 12-week fellowship involving 55 companies, including Amazon, Booz Allen Hamilton, and PenFed Credit Union. 


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Last Chance to Enter: Win $1,500 to Spend on NFL Tickets 

Complete any online purchase or create your ShopVCS account for a shot at $1,500 towards NFL tickets of your choice. See giveaway rules here


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Free Social Network for Sharing Health Updates

Veterans who are facing medical conditions and health challenges can create a free personal website for sharing health status updates.


Are You Vaccinated Against COVID-19 and Have You Received a Booster? Take This Short Survey and Help Us Improve VA Services.

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Bob Woodruff Foundation has “Got Your Six”

The Bob Woodruff Foundation and its “Got Your 6 Network” of grant recipients and local community partners offer Veterans help with common issues such as starting a family, finding a job, mental health services, housing assistance and adaptive sports.


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VA Embracing Virtual Reality to Enhance the Patient Discharge Process

Virtual Reality technology is helping VA staff better understand the perspectives of patients and their journeys to discharge.


Veteran Jobs

Stretch Zone - Stretch Practitioner - FL
UNFI - Supplier Merch Services Specialist - RI
Northwestern Mutual - Financial Advisor, Top Training Program - OH
Recruiter Connect Specialist - WFH Remote
Firefighter - Marietta GA
Engineering Technician - Salt Lake City UT
Production Technician - Salina, KS
Production Supervisor - Pottstown, PA
Install Coordinator - Multiple Locations
IT Security Manager - Minneapolis, MN
Event Technician - Remote: Select Cities
Software Engineer - Remote
Backend Software Eng.- Senior - Remote
Project Engineer - Pasadena/Houston, TX
Sr. Continuous Improvement Manager - Pasadena/Houston, TX
Over 100 vacancies for Veterans & military spouses nationwide

Post a free job to RallyPoint's community consisting of nearly 2 million Veterans, spouses, caregivers and survivors.


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Win $100 Gift Card by Answering the Following Question:

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Outback Steakhouse 10% off every day.

Cole Haan 20% discount for active duty, Reservists, National Guard, retirees and Veterans.

The Facets Collection 10% off all jewelry and 5% off all engagement rings and loose diamonds.


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VA is here for you.

1-800-MyVA411 (800-698-2411) is always the right number

Veterans Crisis Line988 and press 1, Chat, or Text 838255
Vet Centers: 1-877-927-8387
Homeless Veteran Resources: 1-877-424-3838 or Chat
White House VA Hotline: 1-855-948-2311

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Are you moving, currently receiving benefits or prescriptions, or enrolled in VA health care and want to know how to change your address? You can update your personal contact information anytime, anywhere through Log in or create a free account today!


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