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Date: August 13 - 17, 2017
Location:: Fairmont Dallas, 1717 Akard St, Dallas, TX 75201
Event: The Military Order of the Purple Heart is hosting its 85th National Convention. A VA benefits counselor will be on location to answer VA benefits questions, assist with eBenefits registration, and filing electronic claims.
Expected Participants: Servicemembers, Veterans, and their family members
Date: Friday, August 25, 2017 – Saturday, August 26, 2017
Location: Hyatt Regency Houston, 1200 Louisiana St., Houston, TX 77002
Event: The 2017 Women Veterans Summit (WVS) hosted by the Center for Women Veterans (CWV) is in alignment with the SECVA 2017 Management Initiative to provide an equitable experience for Women Veterans by significantly reducing disparities in wait times, outcomes, utilization, and trust for Women Veterans compared to men by the end of FY 2017.
The VA will be on site conducting a claims clinic to assist with eBenefits registration, filing electronic claims and answering VA benefits questions.
Expected participants: Women Veterans
Older Veterans may be at risk for elder abuse. VA and the U.S. Department of Justice have teamed up to inform Veterans and their loved ones of the warning signs and to provide a list of resources.
A new investment fund will allow people to invest in companies with strong records in recruiting and supporting Veterans, active duty Servicemembers, Guardsmen and Reservists, and military families.
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing helps disabled Veterans' coordination and fine motor skills while they concentrate on an activity that steers them away from other thoughts.
Starting November 11, all honorably discharged Veterans will have access to shop at online military exchanges. Veterans must register to be eligible.
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