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We appreciate your patience as we continue to work with you during this time of crisis.
Visitors seeking assistance from the Regional Office Public Contact Team are encouraged to schedule a virtual or in-person appointment on the Visitor Engagement Reporting Application (VERA). Once you schedule your appointment, you'll receive an email confirmation.
Once you click on either the Schedule Virtual Appointment (Phone Call) or Schedule in-Person Appointment You will need to fill out the information and follow the prompts to schedule your appointment for Date and Time. You will receive email confirmation of your appointment.
NOTE: This is not for VA Medical Appointments. VA Medical Appointments can be made by dialing (801)582-1565. Press Option 2 to schedule an appointment or leave a message for your VA Medical Provider.
Note: CDC Protocols and Mask Mandate are mandatory for in-person consultations.
The Center for Minority Veterans is VA's model for inter-and intra-agency co-operation, to ensure all veterans receive equal service regardless of race, origin, religion, or gender. We are process improvement-oriented and both internal and external customer-centric.
Points of contact are:
Damion M. Welch, MPVC Coordinator (primary) firstname.lastname@example.org
James Brimley, MVPC Coordinator (secondary) email@example.com
Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program (VRRAP)
On March 11, 2021, VA launched VRRAP for Veterans who have lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Veterans participating in VRRAP can receive education and training for high-demand occupations, which is determined by the Commissioner of Labor Statistics. Veterans will receive up to 12 months of tuition and fees and a monthly housing allowance based on Post-9/11 GI Bill rates.
To learn more about VRRAP and how to apply for the program, Veterans can visit www.va.gov. Veterans can also contact the Education Call Center at 888-442-4551 between 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. EST, Monday-Friday to speak with a VA education representative.
Are you an Alaska Native Vietnam-era Veteran?
You may be entitled to a Native allotment selection, if you are an Alaska Native Vietnam Veteran who served between 1964 and 1971, AND have not received a Native allotment, OR are an heir to someone who meets the above criteria. For more information, visit the Bureau of Land Management or read their flyer.
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