Maximize Your Tax Benefits | Win $250 - Military Memories Competition | Virtual, In-person Job Fairs

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

calculator with words tax help

It's Tax Season: Learn How You Can Maximize Your Benefits and Refunds

As a Veteran, you may be eligible for certain tax benefits under the tax code. It’s important to file your taxes before this year’s April 18 deadline. Check out this summary of key tax benefits for Veterans.


older man gazing out window with image of his younger self in military uniform

'Reflecting Back' – Military Memories Competition. Your Chance to Win $250!

Who or what influenced your decision to join the military? Which branch did you select and what do you remember most about joining up?

Upcoming Events


job fairs

VBA Virtual Hiring Event – Feb 15
Virtual Hiring Fair: Financial Services – Feb 15
Dyess Air Force Base Hiring Fair – Feb 16
Atlanta Veterans Job Fair – Feb 16
Virtual Job Fair – Feb 16
Scott AFB Veterans Job Fair – Feb 16


Esports & Gaming Community Twitch Stream – Feb 12
Got Your 6 Summit 2023 – Feb 14
Veterans Experience Live: Pacific Island Q&A – Feb 15
Virtual Elderly & Faith-Based Outreach Symposium – Feb 16


Navigating – Feb 9
Successful Inventing: Licensing your product or concept – Feb 15
Vetrepreneur Franchise Workshop – Feb 16

collage of people's faces

VA is Hiring! Attend a Virtual or In-person Job Fair 

VA’s Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) is hosting on-site and virtual hiring fairs in February and March that are designed to connect job seekers with positions related to the PACT Act, the new law that may make Veterans exposed to toxins while serving eligible for benefits and care.


women veterans

Learn about VA's mental health resources, which can help you overcome family and relationship issues.

scrabble tiles with the word interpreter

VA Offers Free Interpreters and Other Language Assistance to Veterans, Family Members

If you or your family member needs language assistance at a VA health facility, simply tell a VA staff member that you'd like an interpreter. You can also ask your care team to connect you with a VA patient advocate. 


man in classroom with his hand raised

Prepare for College this Summer at a Free Academic Boot Camp

Warrior-Scholar Project (WSP) offers free one- and two-week academic boot camps at college campuses nationwide. These academic boot camps are designed to prepare you for college the same way boot camp prepared you for the military.


historical objects for va's history project

Explore the History of VA 

Explore the "History of VA in 100 Objects," a virtual exhibit showcasing objects from 1776 to the present that illuminate the nation's historical efforts to honor and reward Veterans. Learn about Object 53, the funeral ceremony for the Vietnam unknown Soldier, and Object 54 highlighting the service of African American Soldiers in the Civil War.


Veteran Jobs

Electrical Engineers, Multiple Locations
Aerospace Engineer, Rockledge, FL
Contractor Special Security Officer, Reston, VA
Production Supervisor Roles, Multiple Locations
Sales Manager, Remote
Director of Business Development, Phoenix, AZ or Atlanta, GA
Commercial Lender, Weatherford, TX
Maintenance Electrical Technician, Green Bay, WI
LCSW Social Worker - Remote - Louisiana
Speech Pathology - Remote - California
Speech Therapist - Remote - Texas
Elevations Credit Union - Facilities Specialist - CO
City Of Knoxville - Civil Service Positions - TN
Department of the Interior - Police Officer, National Park Service - CA, NY, D.C.
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.


vet mil discounts graphic

Adidas 30% off online and in-store and 20% off at factory outlet stores for military members.

Regal Discounts at select theatres. Available at box office.

Birch 15% off mattresses, pillows and bedding for Veterans and active duty.


VA News:  

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

theSITREP banner

Tell us what you think of this newsletter

Want to receive this newsletter or other VA updates?

sign up for more topics of interest
health carecareers and employmentlife insurance
disabilitypensionburials and memorials
education and traininghousing assistancerecords