Albemarle County Veterans Affinity Group Update: Contacts, Announcements, Upcoming Events & Resources

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The Veterans Affinity Group (a group of Albemarle County and ACPS employees who are committed to enhancing the work experience of veterans and reservists through networking, resources, and professional development) would like to share the following important contact information, special announcements, upcoming events, and resources. If you would like more information or have questions, please email veterans@albemarle.org or contact a member of the Planning Team (see below). Continue reading

Upcoming Veterans Events: Join Us on Nov. 11 & 13!

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November 11 – Veterans Day Ceremony @ 11 a.m.
November 13 – Veterans Affinity Group Meet and Greet @ 5:30 p.m.
November 13Roll Call Veteran Care Fair @ 6 p.m.

This Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, the local American Legion will sponsor a Veterans Day Ceremony in the auditorium at COB McIntire. Everyone is invited to join the celebration at 11 a.m.; refreshments will follow in the lobby. Continue reading

Military/Veterans: Upcoming Events, Affinity Group & Resources

Upcoming Events

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Beginning at 6 p.m. this evening, Tuesday, September 10, REBOOT Recovery will offer a two-hour per week, 12-week course focused on the spiritual aspects of combat recovery. This free course provides practical help for veterans, service members, and families dealing with after effects of combat. Dinner is provided. Get registered ยป

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Military/Veteran Events & Resources

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In conjunction with the Defense Affairs Committee, a component of the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce, Assistant County Executive Trevor Henry hopes to (1) raise the awareness of upcoming events and resources related to military/veteran activities in our community, and (2) strengthen the military/veteran support network internal to Albemarle County staff. Stay tuned for future communications!

Several events in May and June are listed below, as well as local resources for military members, veterans, and public safety workers. Continue reading