Our mission is to help Warriors and their families achieve a fulfilling civilian life by promoting collaboration between the organizations that can support them during the transition from military service. We believe that collaboration drives successful outcomes, and not just for individual Warriors but for the entire veteran services community. That’s why we partner with companies, non-profits and key influencers who share our vision. Together, we can help Warriors navigate their newest mission – civilian life – with confidence and competence. With thousands of organizations committed to serving Warriors, it can be tough knowing which ones to use. That’s why we’ve curated a catalog of best in class service providers – organized by category – that supports warriors on their journey.
Georgia Military Women is an informal club designed to offer friendship, information and resources to Georgia women veterans and support them as leaders, advocates and individuals. Over 4000 diverse individuals are in the closed Facebook group located at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/GaMilitaryWomen/ (maybe do a hyperlink?) The group hosts numerous meetup and networking opportunities, advocates for federal and state legislation, and exchanges information about veteran resources and benefits. GMW is recognized nationally as a model program for bringing military women together.
Boots to Loafers is all about the transition, transformation, and integration from the military back to the private sector. It goes beyond what is taught at SFL-TAP classes and is based on a solid foundation of serving more than 20-years in the US Army and subsequently almost 20 years in corporate America at The Coca-Cola Company. Let John help guide you through your transition and avoid the speed bumps you‘ll experience along your journey.
Hire Heroes USA provides free, essential career services to hundreds of transitioning U.S. military members, veterans and military spouses every week – across the country and around the world. Our program of personalized, one-on-one career coaching and transition workshops is designed to remove any barriers to employment, while building the confidence needed during a civilian job search. We do this through resume assistance, career coaching, mock interviews, job matching, virtual career fairs and a job board. We also work closely with a wide range of respected employment partners – from small businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Through increased innovation and effectiveness, Hire Heroes USA continues to set the standard in veteran employment because that’s all we do – and we’ve been doing it with best-in-class results since 2007.
VETS serve America’s veterans and separating service members by preparing them for meaningful careers, providing employment resources and expertise, and protecting their employment rights.
We prepare America’s veterans, service members and their spouses, for meaningful careers, provide them with employment resources and expertise, protect their employment rights and promote their employment opportunities.
Whether you’re just getting out of the service or you’ve been a civilian for years now, the VA Welcome Kit can help guide you to the benefits and services you’ve earned.
Based on where you are in life, your VA benefits and services can support you in different ways. Keep your welcome kit handy so you can turn to it throughout your life—like when it’s time to go to school, get a job, buy a house, get health care, retire, or make plans for your care as you age.
Feel free to share this guide with friends or family members who need help with their benefits too. Download your VA Welcome Kit and print out copies for yourself and others: