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Local Events and Happenings

2017 Winterhaven Homeless Veterans Stand Down

Date: January 28, 2017

Time: 9AM- 2PM

Location: DC VA Medical Center, 50 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20422

Held every January, over 70 federal, state and community agencies come together to offer support services, health screenings, psychosocial services and consultations to homeless or at,
risk Veterans. Free transportation is available. For more information about homeless events, and for who to contact for the Winterhaven Homeless event at the DC VA Medical Center, visit the Homeless Veterans Upcoming Event page.

Expected Participants: Homeless and at risk veterans and family members.

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Weekend Tribute Austin Monroe LindseyWeekend Tribute

We honor the life and service of Austin Monroe Lindsey, a Veteran who served in the Vietnam War as a Navy aviator. Lindsey died this week at the age of 85.

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Military Times logoVeteran Unemployment Rate

In 2016, the unemployment rate for Post-9/11 Veterans was 5.1%, the lowest annual rate since the government started tracking unemployment for Post-9/11 Veterans in 2008.

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Business Insider logoJob Hunting Tips

Take a look at common mistakes made while job hunting and nine tips to help land a job after service.

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Vet Center logoHitting the Streets

VA is driving the mobile Vet Center to the streets in order to assist homeless Veterans with their VA benefits rather than waiting for homeless Veterans to see assistance.

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National Capital Regional Benefit Office

1722 I St., NW
Washington, DC 20421

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