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July 12, 2017

Below are the external vacancies for positions that are currently opened in the Veterans Service Center in various locations within the Regional Office. Please pass along the information to individuals who may be interested in working with you, and most important serving our Veterans. Please note this job vacancy posting closing date. The web-link are […]

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July 11, 2017

MESSAGE FROM THE SECRETARY   Transparency and Accountability Adverse Actions Posting                 Please see my video message (text below) regarding actions we announced today on public posting of VA’s adverse employee actions:   Two weeks ago, President Trump signed into law the long-sought VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act.  Today, we are taking […]

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July 6, 2017

Barbara Racine- I call her “Raisin”- she said everyone did while she was in- had seen one of the flyers for Women Veterans Alliance meeting that  I put up at a senior center in Oakland. She called and told me she’s 87 and couldn’t drive at night, but would love to come. That women aren’t […]

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July 6, 2017

The Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA), as amended (38 U.S.C. § 4212), prohibits discrimination against protected veterans. Under VEVRAA, a veteran may be classified as a ‘‘disabled veteran,’’ ‘‘recently separated veteran,’’ ‘‘active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran,’’ or ‘‘Armed Forces service medal veteran.’’ ProtectedVet_InfoGraphic_JRFQA508c  

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June 28, 2017

To: Veterans and Supporters of Veterans We are pleased to announce that Sacramento County Officials have formed a Veteran’s Treatment Court for Veterans charged with a criminal offense.  Eligible Sacramento County residents will be diverted into treatment programs with more options than our regular criminal justice system, including expungement or reduction of charges.  Participants must […]

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June 26, 2017

Women Veterans Alliance will be partnering with American Corporate Partners (ACP) to connect women veterans with mentors. ACP is a nationwide nonprofit organization connecting women veterans with female business leaders and entrepreneurs for one-on-one yearlong mentorships focused on career transition and development. As part of ACP’s Women’s Veteran Mentoring Program you will have access to career development workshops […]

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June 16, 2017

What is VA Open Data? The VA is working to make information resources easier to find, access and use, while protecting individual personal data. VA’s Open Data initiative strives to provide easy access to information that can fuel entrepreneurship, innovation and public policy research, such as: Patterns and comparative rates of health conditions for vulnerable […]

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June 16, 2017

American River College added a truncated EMT class for Veterans. The course number to register for is EMT110, and the schedule is below.  To register students need to start at http://success.losrios.edu/, and the website for the Veteran Resource Center on campus is http://www.arc.losrios.edu/vrc. Here are the registration details: Schedule: Other Term, Aug 19-Sep 15 MTWThF    08:00AM-12:05PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA […]

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