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Togo WestWeekend Tribute

We honor the life of U.S. Army Veteran, former Army Secretary, and former VA Secretary, Togo West, who died on 3/8.

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Bureau of Labor Statistics logoVeteran Unemployment Rate

In February 2018, the unemployment rate for all Veterans was 3.5 percent. The national unemployment rate was 4.1 percent.

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Thomas RussellChanged His Life

Air Force Veteran Thomas Russell credits the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment program with changing his life. Now, as a VA employee, he helps other Veterans.

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Veteran scuba divers.'You're Free'

LifeWaters is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization that teaches adaptive scuba diving to disabled Veterans and first responders.

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A Service member holding a laptop.Blended Retirement System Checklist

Military Saves, in collaboration with the Department of Defense's Office of Financial Readiness, put together a “Five-Step Blended Retirement System Checklist to Success.”

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Two Veterans Day postersCalling All Artists

Are you an artist? Submissions for the 2018 National Veterans Day Poster Contest are being accepted until April 1, 2018.

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Claims Clinic:  Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time:  10:00AM - 2:00PM
Location:  Hunterdon County Library - 314 Route 12  Flemmington, NJ  08822

Claim Clinics: Wednesday(s): March 21 & 28, 2018 
Time:  Noon - 6PM
Location:  Trenton Vets Center  - 934 Parkway Avenue  Ewing, NJ  08618

Claims Clinic:  Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time:  2:00PM - 6:00PM
Location:  VFW Camptown Post 1941 - 56 Chestnut Avenue  Irvington, NJ  07111

Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration:  Thursday, March 29, 2018
"Welcome Home" Ceremony - 9:30AM - 10:00AM
VA Clams Clinic and Veterans Community Partners Information/Resource Fair
Location:  LeRoy F. Smith Jr. Public Safety Building
               Sheila Oliver Conference Room - 14th Floor
               60 Nelson Place  Newark, NJ  07102 


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Newark Regional Benefit Office

20 Washington Place
Newark, NJ 07102
Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

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