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VVA Web Weekly – September 23, 2016

vvaIn This Issue: September 23, 2016 September is National Suicide Risk & Prevention Month

HVAC Chair’s Statement on New Denver VA Hospital

DOJ Pledges $4mil ‘to Keep Vets Out of Jail’

Allegations of Death and Fraud at a Long Island VA

VA Awards $6.8mil for Comp & Pen Exams

VA Starts Nationwide Study of Vietnam-era Vets

Vets Can Now Use G.I. Bill to Work in Child Welfare

Source: VVA Web Weekly – September 23, 2016


‘Next Step for Vets’ career seminar set for Sept. 21 | Local News Stories | willcoxrangenews.com

Veterans can find out about employment opportunities throughout Southern Arizona at a free career seminar from 8 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at Tucson Electric Power, 88 E. Broadway Blvd.

Source: ‘Next Step for Vets’ career seminar set for Sept. 21 | Local News Stories | willcoxrangenews.com


Remember ‘Stand Up for Veterans’ Sept. 24 at GCC – Glendalestar.com: News

Glendale Community College hosts its fourth annual “Stand Up for Veterans” 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 24 at 6000 W. Olive Ave. Nearly 1,000 veterans have attended the event in its three-year history.

Source: Remember ‘Stand Up for Veterans’ Sept. 24 at GCC – Glendalestar.com: News


Southern Arizona VA Encourages Veterans to Attend Town-Hall Meeting | Local News Stories | willcoxrangenews.com

VATUCSON, AZ –  Veterans and their families are invited to participate in Southern Arizona VA Health Care System’s (SAVAHCS) town-hall meeting to discuss health care programs and services on September 20th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the R.E. Lindsey Jr. Auditorium located in Building 4 at the main Tucson VA campus at 3601 S. 6th Ave. Tucson, AZ 85723.

Source: Southern Arizona VA Encourages Veterans to Attend Town-Hall Meeting | Local News Stories | willcoxrangenews.com

Arizona Silver Belt Sign up for this year’s Run to the Rez

Sign up for this year’s Run to the RezPosted: Tuesday, Sep 6th, 2016 San Carlos — The 13th annual Run to the Rez (RTTR) will be held Friday, Oct. 7 and Saturday, Oct. 8 in San Carlos.

Source: Arizona Silver Belt Sign up for this year’s Run to the Rez