West Seattle VFW Refresh Service Project
Jul
27
10:00 AM10:00

West Seattle VFW Refresh Service Project

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Join West Seattle VFW, The Mission Continues, American Legion Post 206, and the Seattle University Veteran’s Community as we all come together to give the West Seattle VFW a fresh new look on the exterior of the building! This is a family-friendly event and ALL are encouraged to come out and help give a new look to one of Seattle’s original VFW Posts.

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Veteran Employment Pathways & Programs
Jul
30
9:00 AM09:00

Veteran Employment Pathways & Programs

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From: July 30, 2019 at 9:00am to: 12:00pm

Trainer(s): John Phillips, M.A.Ed.

Details: Veterans who have been away from the civilian workforce are eligible for a variety of programs to help them return to work. This training will familiarize participants with federal, state, and local programs available to veterans in our area who would benefit from retraining or supportive employment. We encourage case workers, social service professionals, educators, hiring managers, and anyone interested in helping veterans find meaningful employment to attend. Join us to learn, share, network, and collaborate.

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VA Puget Sound Mental Health Summit
Sep
20
8:00 AM08:00

VA Puget Sound Mental Health Summit

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Please join us for the 7th Annual VA Mental Health Summit. This event offers the opportunity to network among behavioral health care professionals and colleagues, and to share resources, best practices, and identify topics of importance for veterans. Break out sessions will focus on Peer Mentoring, Treating TBI and PTSD, Suicide Prevention, Coaching into Care, Veteran Services Organizations, Accessing VA Mental Health Services, Mental Health Services Available regardless of Discharge Status. (6 CEUs available)

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March with Minority Veterans of America Seattle Pride Parade
Jun
30
10:30 AM10:30

March with Minority Veterans of America Seattle Pride Parade

Join MVA as we help fill the Color Guard for the Seattle Pride Parade. Don't want to carry a flag? Not to worry, you can walk in our contingency behind. Come out and make new friends and meet your fellow Minority Vets.

Sign up to march or carry a flag in the Color Guard at mvaseaparade.eventbrite.com. Folks in the parade must be at 4th & Union at 10 a.m.

To learn more about the parade & route, go to seattlepride.org/parade.

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Crisis Connections Veterans Support Line Info Session
Jun
26
to Jun 27

Crisis Connections Veterans Support Line Info Session

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WA Warm Line is a peer support help line for people living with emotional and mental health challenges. Calls are answered by specially-trained volunteers who have lived experience with mental health challenges. They have a deep understanding of what you are going through and are here to provide emotional support, comfort, and information. All calls are confidential.

Crisis Connections is recruiting veterans to become Warm Line responders to the hundreds of WA State veterans, families, and survivors who call the warm line every year. Please join us for this important information session at the South Seattle Georgetown Campus.

Wednesday, 6/26/2019

South Seattle Georgetown Campus

6737 Corson Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108

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I-90 Motorsports Supports Seattle Stand Down (Riders Unite!)
Jun
22
10:00 AM10:00

I-90 Motorsports Supports Seattle Stand Down (Riders Unite!)

Grab your motorcycle and join us for a fun ride in support of our Veterans at the 12th Ride For The Warriors on Saturday, June 22.

We will be kickstands up at 11:00 am and we’ll hit the road. Suggested donations are $20 for riders, $10 for passengers, with 100% of proceeds supporting the non-profit Seattle Stand Down. We will be riding from I-90 Motorsports to the City Hall Saloon in Cumberland WA. For Lunch and returning to I-90 Motorsports.

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Open Call for Vets and Families to act on the big stage at Seattle Rep!
May
30
to Jun 10

Open Call for Vets and Families to act on the big stage at Seattle Rep!

Seattle Rep is reaching out to all prior service members and their families to participate in their Public Works musical adaptation of As You Like It! Don’t pass this once in a lifetime opportunity up. These are low key auditions, come as you are to the general auditions or the veteran specific auditions at the Compass Housing Alliance Renton Veterans Center. Sign up for any here.

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May Monthly Muster Focus: Vietnam Memorial Park at Museum of Flight
May
16
2:30 PM14:30

May Monthly Muster Focus: Vietnam Memorial Park at Museum of Flight

All are invited to our May Monthly Muster to discuss the much anticipated grand opening of the Vietnam Veteran Memorial Park on May 25th at the Museum of Flight. We are inviting our veteran ecosystem to spread awareness of this special day of reverence.

The May monthly muster will be at South Seattle College Georgetown Campus.

6737 Corson Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108, Building B., #B124

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Run As One Military Family with Team RWB, Rubicon & The Mission Continues
Apr
13
10:00 AM10:00

Run As One Military Family with Team RWB, Rubicon & The Mission Continues

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The Mission Continues, Team Red, White & Blue, and Team Rubicon, along with members of the Greater Seattle community and veteran supporters come together for a day of solidarity to showcase how exercise, community, and inclusivity combine to combat mental health challenges.

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Right to Serve Rally for Transgender Troops with Minority Veterans of America
Apr
13
10:00 AM10:00

Right to Serve Rally for Transgender Troops with Minority Veterans of America

On April 13, 2019, in Seattle and across the country, the Minority Veterans of America will be hosting a Right to Serve Rally to oppose the Transgender Military Ban. The intention of this rally is to build community space for our transgender service members and veterans to express themselves and find community as well as to build power through standing in solidarity with those impacted by this policy.

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Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Valley Cities - Open House
Mar
22
1:30 PM13:30

Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Valley Cities - Open House

The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Valley Cities provides confidential, high-quality behavioral healthcare services and local resource connection at low to no-cost and without long wait times to post-9/11 veterans (including National Guard and Reserves), their families, and the families of active duty service members including spouse or partner, children, parents, siblings, caregivers, and others.

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The Future of the VA: Privatization or a Model for Single Payer?
Mar
21
6:00 PM18:00

The Future of the VA: Privatization or a Model for Single Payer?

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The Future of the VA: Privatization or the Model for a US Single Payer System?

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The University of Washington (UW) Center for Health Innovation & Policy Science (CHIPS) presents its inaugural Annual Health Policy Symposium, "The Future of the VA: Privatization or the Model for a US Single Payer System?" Please join us for a timely and thought-provoking discussion followed by a period for audience questions, moderated by UW heath policy expert, Aaron Katz.

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KCVC Monthly Muster: Best Practices in Recruitment and Employment
Feb
22
2:30 PM14:30

KCVC Monthly Muster: Best Practices in Recruitment and Employment

Join us to learn and share promising practices for recruiting and retaining veteran talent. Veteran employment specialists, hiring managers, and those interested in supporting a system that gets veterans and their families into well-paying and rewarding jobs are invited to be part of the conversation.

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Acting Workshops for Veterans and Families with Seattle Rep Public Works
Feb
7
to Apr 11

Acting Workshops for Veterans and Families with Seattle Rep Public Works

In 2019, the Seattle Repertory Theatre's Public Works Seattle is partnering with Compass Housing Alliance and the greater veteran community to offer world-class acting workshops, events, and performances for veterans and families of all abilities.

Workshops are weekly and begin on Thursday, February 7th to April 11th. No ASVAB needed!

Details in this PDF Flyer

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Veteran Pathfinder Community Planning Session
Jan
24
12:30 PM12:30

Veteran Pathfinder Community Planning Session

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The Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy (VSHSL) and King County Veterans Program (KCVP) are hosting a community planning session at the KCVP Tukwila Office to receive feedback and share plans for an upcoming Request for Proposal (RFP) for three key strategies within the VSHSL Implementation Plan:

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