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

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Free Year of LinkedIn Premium for Veterans

LinkedIn offers a FREE one-year Premium Career subscription to every eligible Veteran. The subscription includes access to 16,000+ LinkedIn Learning courses.


Upcoming Events

(All times ET unless noted)

Nov. 29, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. MT – Colorado Veterans! Health and Benefits Questions?
Nov. 29, 1-2 p.m. – VA S.A.V.E. Suicide Prevention Training (Webinar) 
Nov. 30, 1-2:30 p.m. – Enhancing Interviewing Skills for Success 
Nov. 30, 1-4 p.m. – 2022 Veterans Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program 
Nov. 30, 2-3 p.m. – Get Hired Workshop by GI Jobs 
Nov. 30, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. – Veterans benefits seminar - Chula Vista, California 
Nov. 30, 3-4 p.m. – Manufacturers who are hiring today! – Heroes Connect 
Dec. 1, 12-1 p.m. – Virtual Franchise Fair - GI Jobs 
Dec. 1, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. CT – LinkedIn Basics Workshop 
Dec. 1, 1-2 p.m. CT – Job Search Strategies 
Dec. 1, 12-4 p.m. – Creative Writing Workshop for Military, Veterans, Caregivers, Spouses 


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Giving Thanks Can Boost Your Wellness

Studies show giving thanks and gratitude can improve personal relationships, increase immune response, and support rest and recharge. Take five minutes with VA Whole Health to learn how practicing gratitude can easily become a part of your daily routine. 


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Find Your Next Career and Join the Talent Pool for Free

HireMilitary has a vast network of employers, from small businesses to Fortune 500 global brands that want to hire Veterans and military spouses. Job openings are current, updated daily and available to all Veterans and military spouses, and joining is FREE.


VA Disability Claims for Burn Pits, Agent Orange, and More

VA Disability Claims for Burn Pits, Agent Orange and More

From Vietnam to Afghanistan, if you were exposed to burn pits, Agent Orange or radiation, there are new, presumptive conditions that may entitle you to free health screenings and VA disability compensation. Watch to learn more.


Apply for the Community Catalyst Award, closes Dec. 16

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VA's New Whole Life Insurance Program - VALife

Enrollment opens Jan. 1, 2023, to all service-connected Veterans ages 80 and under for VALife, VA’s newest whole life insurance program. The program offers cash value and competitive premiums. Learn more about VALife and find answers to some common questions.


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Free Bahamas Mini-Cruise

Eligible Heroes always sail FREE on the Margaritaville at Sea and can save up to $700 per cruise with the ultimate Black Friday deal. Plus add a guest for as low as $49 per night and kids sail free, too. Also save 25% on all packages and excursions when added to your cart at checkout. To learn more and book your cruise, create your free account by clicking below.


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Get Your Flu Shot Before the Holidays

Eligible Veterans can get a no-cost flu shot from a nearby VA clinic or at any one of more than 70,000 in-network retail pharmacies. To find a flu shot near you, visit the VA locator and simply type in your zip code.



Veteran Jobs

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:

Reconnect with the Veteran community on RallyPoint now!

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National Park Service Free lifetime pass.

BruMate Drinkware and coolers discount available after eligibility verified.

Luna Grill 10% off purchase, excluding alcohol.


VA Welcome Kit

Download the VA Welcome Kit



Find a VA facility near you.


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

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