Library Hosts Ongoing Workshop
The Santa Barbara Public Library (SBPL) has opened Brainfuse JobNow/VetNow as part of its Vets Connect @ the Library resources. The online service supports job seekers, veterans, and their families with all stages of job searching, employment transition assistance, navigating the VA, preparing for standardized tests, and building marketable academic skills.
JobNow/VetNow includes the following features:
- Live Online Navigators trained to help veterans and families connect with benefits and resources, answer questions related to benefits eligibility, and refer patrons to applicable community resources for housing, healthcare, and education benefits.
- Job tools designed to help with all stages of the job-hunting process, including career coaching, expert resume and cover letter templates and assistance, and live interview preparation.
- Learning tools to build academic skills and prepare for college, including a library of lessons, video tutorials, and practice tests covering GED, SAT, ACT, TEAS, HESI, GRE and GMAT.
To join online forum click here.
May 4, 2021
Morrow County Veteran Services is partnering with Community Counseling Solutions to hold a free presentation about constructive ways to talk about mental health and suicide.
The 45-minute presentation will cover stigmas surrounding mental health and define and identify the causes and treatments for mental health conditions. It will also share guidelines about how to talk about mental health and suicide, and how speak to survivors of suicide loss.
The presentation will be held over Zoom on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Those interested in attending can call 541-922-6420 to learn more.
May 12, 2021
Join the Hospice Veteran Partnership of Nevada as they dive into VA Benefits presented by Scott D. Cohen, LCSW, Integrated Case Management Program Coordinator
Emergency Department Social Work Supervisor
VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System
When: May 12, 2021 12:00 (PST)
Topic: Hospice Veteran Partnership of Nevada Presents: VA Benefits
Register in advance for this webinar: