Public Counsel will be holding a discharge upgrade clinic on May 11, 2019. In this clinic veterans will meet with a pro bono attorney who will help them fill out the discharge upgrade application, as well as draft a declaration as to what happened in the service, why they got the discharge they did, and why they are entitled to an upgrade. At the end of the clinic, CVA can submit the forms for the veteran. The veteran would be representing themselves pro per (no attorney representing them) on the submission of their application.
This event is a great chance for vets with unfavorable discharges (OTH, Bad Conduct, Dishonorable) to get their discharge upgraded to access veteran beneifts, and
Saturday May 11th, 2019 | 10:30AM - 2:00PM
610 S. Ardmore Ave.
Los Angeles, Ca 90005
Attend an informational session on corrections of Military records and upgrading less than fully honorable discharges, followed by an individual consultation with an attorney. Includes a presentation on "knowing your rights". Bring your DD-214 forms.
- Breakfast, & Resource Fair - 8:30 am
- Discharge Upgrade & Medical Retirement Clinic
- Meetings with Attorneys- 10:00 am- 3:00 pm
Saturday May 4th, 2019 | 8:30AM - 3:00PM
UCLA/ VA Veteran Family Wellness Center
11301 Wilshire Blvd, Bldg 220
Los Angeles, CA 90073
Come celebrate Cinco de Mayo at The American Legion! Festivity attractions include:
- Drink Specials
- Fun and Friends
This is a 21 and over event. Make sure to arrange a designated driver or another safe way home!
San Fernando Valley Veterans Employment Committe presents the Annual Veterans & Military Families Career & Resource Expo.
Resources & Services Offered:
- Find out about Veteran-Focused Job Opportunities
- Meet Local & National Employers
- Sign up for VA Benefits
- Free Professional Career Counseling
- Information about Academic & Vocational Training Programs
- Homeownership & Housing Resources
- And other Supportive Services
Dress for success and bring plenty of resume copies!
Come to the South Bay US Vets center for this seminar on real estate finance. Topics covered include:
- VA home loan myths
- Advantages of VA loan
- Residential & investor opportunities
- Real estate owner benefits
- Buy v lease
- Steps to achieve the American dream
- How to apply for VA loan
- Down payment assistance
- How to become real estate ready
Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger is proud to host this 22nd annual community program as a tribute to our Veterans and Military families. This event is free to all the community, and will focus on a tribute to veterans and military families. There will be resources, military vehicles and equipment displays, a children's area, live entertainment, a food court and skydivers. Free parking will be available at site.
The VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System invites you to their quarterly Veterans Town Hall. Featuring representatives of VBA, NCA, and multiple vet centers, this is your chance to get involved and make your voice heard!
Holman's Beyond the Battlefield Initiative cordially invites female veterans to their exclusive spring retreat! Featuring healing activities, guest speakers, lunch (vegan and vegetarian options available) and more, this event is for woman veterans only in honor of their unique contributions and sacrifices to our nation. Come have lunch, learn, and connect!
Pre-registration is required and no walk-ins will be accepted. Register at the web link below.
The L.A. County Department of Military & Veterans Affairs (MVA) will host a day of education, awareness and resources for military women, veterans and their families, and announce a historic partnership with the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health (DMH) and WNBA team the L.A. Sparks.
A special Women-in-Leadership panel will be held to discuss barriers around transition from military to civilian life. A Procovery Mixer, meditation, massage, Reiki, make-overs and a pop-up clothing shop will be featured during the afternoon. All women veterans and veteran supporters are welcome.
A wide variety of resources will be provided, including:
- Assistance with veteran benefits
- Mental health and medical services
- Legal aid
- Approximately thirty-five vendors will provide additional resources.
Friday March 22nd, 2019 | 8:30AM - 4:00PM
Bob Hope Patriotic Hall
1616 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Overwhelmed by stress? Frustrated by knee-jerk reactions with unfortunate consequences? Longing for a peaceful, uninterrupted, and refreshing night's sleep? Come on the first Monday each month to learn about some tools that empower you to address these issues simply and effectively while enjoying refreshments and camaradery.
Sunday March 31st, 2019 | 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Brentwood Presbyterian Church
12000 San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049