WHV Annual Survey Now Open

In an effort to focus our energies on creating the most useful resources and tools for our partners, the WHV team worked with our colleagues at the Department of Veterans Affairs to create a short (we promise!) survey to gauge where our partners are at and continue to create a supportive virtual space for everyone...

Bringing Honor to Veterans: Illinois Hospice & Palliative Care Organization

he Illinois Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (IL-HPCO) invites you to our Webinar Series WEBINAR 2: Bringing Honor to Veterans – 1.5 CEsTuesday, April 20th 9:00-10:30am CDTDr. JD Hessinger, Licensed Staff Psychologist at Edward Hines, Jr. VA HospitalLidna Rockwell, MPA, Veterans Program Manager, JourneyCareKatie Canada, Director of Community Relations & Development for UpliftedCare (formerly Hospice of Kankakee...

Department of Veterans Affairs, Advisory Committee on Women Veterans; Notice of Meeting.

A Federal Register Notice by the Veterans Affairs Department on 04/02/2021. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) gives notice under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2., that the Advisory Committee on Women Veterans will conduct a virtual meeting on April 27-29, 2021. The meeting will begin and ends as follows:April 27, 2021...

Community Drop-off for Homeless Veterans: Staten Island, NY

Sunrise Senior Living of New Dorp Staten Island 470 New Dorp Ln, Staten Island, New York

 In honor of Military Appreciation Month, VNSNY’s Veterans Program, in collaboration with Sunrise Senior Living of New Dorp Staten Island and Backpacks For Life, will help support Homeless and at risk Veterans. Beginning, May 1st – May 20th, we ask our community partners to help us collect essential items that are attached to this email. These items will be distributed to these veterans in...

Hospice Veteran Partnership of Nevada Presents: Language and Culture in the Military

Join the HVP of Nevada for part one of our three-part May Educational Series - Language and Culture in the Military. Hospice Veteran Partner Cheryl Johnston, MSW, LSW, ACHP-SW, and US Army Veteran with Nathan Adelson Hospice will be educating us on how important it is for us as hospice providers to understand the language...

Hospice Veteran Partnership of Nevada Presents: A Dive into VA Benefits

Join the Hospice Veteran Partnership of Nevada as we dive into VA Benefits with Scott D. Cohen, LCSWIntegrated Case Management Program CoordinatorEmergency Department Social Work SupervisorVA Southern Nevada Healthcare System When: May 12, 2021 12:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Topic: Hospice Veteran Partnership of Nevada Presents: VA Benefits Register in advance for this...

Hospice-Veteran Partnership Open Forum

Calling all state-wide and community chairs, supporters and leaders! HVPs continue to be a source of collaboration; however we know that continuing your community activities have been more difficult than ever over the past year. We want to make sure that efforts are continuing and partnerships are getting the support they need both from teams...

Compassion Fatigue, Resiliency Building, and Employee Whole Health Webinar

Working through the COVID pandemic timeframe has been stressful for many. Join VA subject matter experts as they speak to the compassion fatigue that perhaps you or your colleagues are experiencing, differentiating compassion fatigue from burn-out as well as the typical timeline of the compassion fatigue process. The benefits of some Whole Health approaches will...

Virtual Veterans Coffee Trellis Supportive Care, NC

Speaker will be Lieutenant General, USMC retired, Walter Gaskin.  General Gaskin is the NEW Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Military and Veteran Affairs.  Help us welcome him to our Veterans Coffee Community and hear the latest on what is happening in North Carolina to support our active military members, Veterans and the awesome...

Moral Injury Zoom Call with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist David Wood

Clergy and other community leaders in the greater San Antonio area will learn more about the unseen wounds of war in our nation’s veterans, something now dubbed moral. Learn how to better support your veterans and their families, as well as when and how to refer to the VA. Guest Speaker:Pulitzer Prize winner and war...

Hospice Care for Veterans: Hope and Healing Webinar

Learning about trauma, PTSD, and some of the generalizations about Veterans is important because it provides health care professionals with some of the common issues that surround PTSD. However, be careful that these common issues don’t become assumptions that replace assessment as these can sometimes lead to false, irrelevant, or wrong conclusions. Join Deborah Grassman...