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Employer Reference Desk: Veterans with Disabilities in the Workplace

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Resources and incentives to help employers hire veterans with service connected disabilities.

Veterans Crisis Line

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Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255, press 1

The caring professionals at the Veterans Crisis Line are specially trained and experienced in helping Veterans of all ages and circumstances. Many of the responders are Veterans themselves and understand what…

Supported Education for Returning Veterans with PTSD and Other Mental Disorders

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Military service itself has been documented as a positive turning point in enlistees' life trajectories. However, for the veteran population with psychiatric disorders, resources other than the GI Bill, such as supported education psychiatric…

STEM: Science Technology Engineering Mathematics

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A compelling report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce that details STEM earnings by occupation, race, sex, and education level and finds that STEM jobs are among the nation’s most highly paid and fastest growing.

WarWithin.org

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WarWithin.org is a free online tool provided by The Citizen Soldier Support Program (CSSP) that helps servicemembers, veterans, and their families locate health care providers in their area. CSSP is working to connect servicemembers and their…

Going the Distance in Adult College Completion: Lessons from the Non-traditional No More Project

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One population of postsecondary students who leave school before completion is adult learners. This report describes a six-state project aimed at raising educational attainment levels by focusing on identifying and eliminating barriers that keep…

Veterans' Education for Engineering and Science

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Report of the National Science Foundation Workshop on Enhancing the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Benefit

Medical Care Needs of Returning Veterans with PTSD: Their Other Burden

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BACKGROUND:
There has been considerable focus on the burden of mental illness (including post-traumatic stress disorder, PTSD) in returning Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) veterans, but little attention to the burden of…