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Announcing the Army OneSource Virtual World
The Army OneSource Virtual World is an innovative and fun way for Soldiers and Families to build resiliency in the Physical, Emotional, Social, Spirit...
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The Role of Service Animals in Recovery
Service dogs are already being used by veterans as a unique way to cope with symptoms of PTSD.
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Joining Forces
On Tuesday, April 12, first lady Michelle Obama announced “Joining Forces,” an initiative to support the unique challenges faced by troops and militar...
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Employment
Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act

The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994 (USERRA, 38 U.S.C. § 4301 – 4335) is a federal law intended to ensure that persons who serve or have served in the Armed Forces, Reserves, National Guard or other “uniformed services:” (1) are not disadvantaged in their civilian careers because of their service; (2) are promptly reemployed in their civilian jobs upon their return from duty; and (3) are not discriminated against in employment based on past, present, or future military service. The federal government is to be a “model employer” under USERRA (38 U.S.C. § 4301).



How Veterans Can Use Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits to Pay for IT Training and Certification

August 8, 2012
by Janet Pinkerton

Veterans and transitioning military members interested in building a career in IT after their service in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars can use their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to pay for IT training and certification. Since October 2011, the benefits can be used to pay for IT training via non-college degree training programs, as well as graduate and undergraduate degree programs

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