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Sep 5

September 5, 2017

Boots to Business Follow-On Training

These follow-on training opportunities are being offered by SBA grantees from Mississippi State University (MSU) and from the Institute for Military & Veteran Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University: The first follow-on offering is the “B2B Revenue Readiness” course from MSU. Boots to Business Revenue Readiness (B2B RR) is a six-week virtual classroom program that will prepare the participant to take... Read more

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Aug 18

August 18, 2017

Emergency Preparedness Training!

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: An invaluable free training for the whole family ARE YOU READY? BE YOUR OWN HERO, SAVE YOURSELF! You Will Learn: Emergency preparedness, specifically for persons with disabilities; What you need to do to get ready; and What you need to include in your personal emergency supply kits. The Training Will: Help you develop plans immediately; Connect you with agencies... Read more

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Jul 25

July 25, 2017

Veterans Free Pop Up Clinic

Non-Narcotic Care Pop Up Clinic by Healing Warriors Denver: 2nd Saturday of the month at VFW Post 1: 841 Santa Fe Dr. Denver, CO Longmont: 3rd Saturday of the Month: National Guard Armory: 1512 N. Main St. Longmont CO. Colorado Springs: 4th Saturday of the Month: American Legion Post 209: 3613 Jeannine Dr, CO. Springs, CO Healing Warriors Program is... Read more

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Jul 25

July 25, 2017

Power Breath Meditation Workshop in Colorado Springs August 10-14

Free for Active Duty, Veterans and Family Register early – Limited to 20 participants. Must attend all 5 days. https://goo.gl/forms/AzqvAxKAwMwxED2E2 Dates: August 10-14 Times: Th, Fri & Mon 6:30 – 9:30 PM Times: Sat & Sun 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Venue: Mt. Carmel Center of Excellence: 530 Communication Circle, Col Spr Contact: jim.warner@pwht.org or 719-357-6108 www.pwht.org Please call for information about our youth program... Read more

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Jun 13

June 13, 2017

Prep Connect 360

5-Day Advanced Job Seeker’s Workshop For Veterans, Active Duty, Guard/Reserves, & Military Spouses Pikes Peak Workforce Center El Paso County Citizens Support Center 1675 Garden of the Gods Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80907 Date: July 10 – 14 Time: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM Dress: Business Casual (Mon-Wed, Fri), Interview Attire (Thursday) Workshop Topics: career assessments, interviewing, career goal development, social... Read more

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Apr 5

April 5, 2017

Mt. Carmel Upcoming Events Schedule

Mt. Carmel has many events coming up in April! Check out their events and calendar below. Tuesday April 25th there is a Service Academy Q & A that will be facilitated by author Sue Ross.  It’s a great opportunity for students and parents to learn valuable information on what it takes to be accepted into a service academy. We have a... Read more

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Mar 3

March 3, 2017

PTSD/TBI Group Therapy Program

Operation One Nation Team is beginning a PTSD/TBI Group Therapy Program for veterans and active duty/ Guard/ Reserve personnel under the professional guidance of Dr. Carol Ann Watson.   Suicide prevention is Dr. Carol’s professional pursuit and she has been training two retired military veterans who have suffered the throes of PTSD/TBI – and overcome!   This is a “chat session” format and any and... Read more

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Mar 2

March 2, 2017

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

We recognize Brain Injury Awareness Month every March. The theme this year is: Think Ahead: Be safe. Know the signs. Get help. During March, we, along with our A Head for the Future initiative, will focus efforts on raising awareness about: The causes of traumatic brain injury (TBI) How you can prevent or minimize brain injuries What you should do if you think... Read more

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Feb 9

February 9, 2017

 Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA) 

1. What is it?  FTA is financial assistance provided for voluntary off-duty education programs in support of a Soldier’s professional and personal self-development goals. (Reference: AR 621-5, Army Continuing Education System) 2. How Do I Qualify?  Currently serving in the Army National Guard, dan o Have served at least one year of service after your AIT/BOLC graduation date. o Do... Read more

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