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E-Vets Newsletter December 22, 2014

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Post by Neno Fri 26 Dec 2014, 12:05 pm

December 22, 2014
 
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Upcoming Events

VLB Veterans Benefit Fair
Saturday, January 24
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Waco Veterans Hospital
4800 Memorial Dr.
Waco, TX 76711
 
For more information, visit: 
http://www.glo.texas.gov/vlb/veterans-benefits/benefit-fairs/
 
Texas Veterans Commission Summit
Wednesday, February 4
Crowne Plaza
6121 North IH 35
Austin, TX 78752
 
Health Care Strike Force Team Event
Saturday, February 7
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
VA Specialty Outpatient Clinic
Corpus Christi, TX 78405
 
For more information, visit: 
http://www.tvc.texas.gov/SFT-Events.aspx
 
For information on upcoming Veterans Events in your area, please visit the
event Calendar.
 

TVC is hiring!

Check out the job openings on our website at this link: http://tvc.texas.gov/TVC-Career-Opportunities.aspx
 
The Texas Veterans Commission is committed to hiring Veterans and is proud to employ the highest percentage of Veterans among all state agencies.

State Partners & Online Resources

Veterans Portal
 
Texas Wide Open for Veterans
 
Veterans Land Board
 
Texas Military Forces
 
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
 
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
 
Texas Workforce Commission
 
TexVet: Get Connected
 
211 Texas
 
Texas Lottery Commission
 
Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans
 
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Please send comments or suggestions to info@tvc.texas.gov
This Issue:
 
Texas Veterans Commission launches Veteran Entrepreneur Academy
 
Donate cell phones to soldiers this holiday season
 
12 Days of Tips from the Women Veterans Initiative 
 
News from State and Federal Partners
 
News from around the Web
 
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Latest Texas Veterans Commission News
 
Texas Veterans Commission launches Veteran Entrepreneur Academy
 
The Texas Veterans Commission is now accepting applications for the inaugural Veteran Entrepreneur Academy. The Veteran Entrepreneur Academy is a 120-day program followed by a two-year mentorship with the Texas Veterans Commission designed to provide Veteran Entrepreneurs with a strong foundation in small business basics. The program consists of onsite and online classes.
 
Active duty and honorably discharged Veterans or their spouses who complete the training will receive a Certificate of Completion and are eligible for up to a $35,000 loan at a fixed interest rate of five percent, though some restrictions apply. Applications must be received by January 26.
 
For more information or to apply, visit http://www.tvc.texas.gov/VEP-Training.aspx
 
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Donate cell phones to soldiers this holiday season
 
The Texas Veterans Commission continues to collect cell phones, electrical & car chargers, ear phones and accessories for Cell Phones for Soldiers, a nonprofit that provides international calling cards to servicemembers around the world
 
The tax-deductible Donated phones are refurbished, resold or recycled and the proceeds help purchase the calling cards. Many people will be purchasing new cell phones during the holidays and this is a perfect time to contribute that old phone to the collection drive.
 
You can mail or drop off your cell phones and accessories at the Texas Veterans Commission Headquarters office in the Stephen F. Austin Bldg. (8th floor-Suite 800), 1700 N. Congress Ave, 8th Floor-Suite 800, Austin, TX 78701.
 
Call (512) 463-5538 for additional information or visit www.cellphonesforsoldiers.com

 
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12 Days of Tips from the Women Veterans Initiative
 
Did you know that what you have on social media can impact your ability to find a job? Looking for organizations that focus on supporting women Veterans?
 
The Texas Veterans Commission Women Veterans Initiative is celebrating the holidays with their 12 Days of Tips video series. The topics of the tips for women Veterans include health care, employment, tips for new moms and more.
 
To view the tips, visit  https://www.facebook.com/tvcwomenveteransinitiative?fref=ts

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News from State and Federal Partners
 
Armed Forces Bowl offers free ticket for Veterans
 
The Lockheed Martin Bowl Armed Forces Bowl is offering free tickets to Active Duty servicemembers and Veterans.
 
Veterans, retirees, active duty, guard and reserve individuals are eligible for up to four complimenteray tickets for the January 2 game.
 
The game will be held at the Amon G. Carter Stadium, 2850 Stadium Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76109 with a game time of 11 a.m.

For more information or to get your free tickets, visit the website by clicking here.
 
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VA expands eligiblity for VA health care related to military sexual trauma
 
The Department of Veterans Affairs, under authority from the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014 (VACAA), announced expanded eligiblity for Veterans in need of mental health care due to sexual assault or sexual harassment that occurred during their military service. This trauma is commonly known as military sexual trauma (MST).

Read more at: http://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=2663
 
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Apps helping Veterans battle PTSD
 
The VA and Department of Defense have developed new cellphone apps aimed at helping veterans in a new kind of battle -- against post-traumatic stress disorder.
 
Read more at: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/materials/apps/PTSDCoach.asp
 
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News From Around the Web
 
 
Veterans Transportation program an essential during the holidays
Read more at: 
http://www.kgns.tv/home/headlines/Veterans-Transportation-program-an-essential-during-the-holidays-286312641.html

 
Report: VA misled Congress and media
Read more at: 
http://www.wsj.com/articles/va-misled-congress-on-its-own-audit-watchdog-report-finds-1418763933
 
Nobody makes us play the lottery
Read more at: 
http://www.star-telegram.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/other-voices/article4642371.html
 
VA employee: Vets pressured to drop claims to improve giant backlog
Read more at: 
http://www.mystatesman.com/news/news/local-military/va-employee-vets-pressured-to-drop-claims-to-impro/njRyM/#fe3747b4.3580657.735581
 
Report shows some El Paso patients wait months for care, new Choice Program may help
Read more at: 
http://www.kvia.com/news/epvahcs-report-shows-some-patients-wait-months-for-care-new-choice-program-may-help/30268236
 

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