Events

  1. Veterans who are not eligible for VA Health Care can shop for health insurance plans by visiting https://www.marylandhealthconnection.gov/ or by calling 1-855-642-8572. Open enrollment runs from Friday November 1 through Sunday December 15.
  2. The Mission Continues Women Veterans Leadership Program is accepting applications through November 24, 2019. Selected participants will convene for three in-person sessions, timed at the start, middle and end of the five-month span of the program. In between sessions, program members will engage in virtual training and individualized field training. Go to https://missioncontinues.org/get-involved/women-veterans-leadership-program/ to learn more.
For more information or to add an event, please email the VAC Coordinator at VAC@FrederickCountyMD.gov
November 
1 Mental Health First Aid for Veterans and Persons Working with Veterans in Our Community8:30 AM, MCVET, 301 N. High St., Baltimore 21202
2 DAV Resource Outreach Event12 PM, Frederick Scott Key Mall
2 The Veterans Art Show Panel and Opening Reception2 PM, The Delaplaine Arts Center
3 22 March for Life 2 Mile Fitness Walk7 AM, Baker Park
5 Community Veterans Engagement Board9 AM, St. Mary's Frederick Campus, 5350 Spectrum Drive
9 HeroHaven Standown for Homeless Veterans9 AM, Martinsburg VA Medical Center, transportation from Frederick available
10 22 March for Life 2 mile fitness walk7 AM, Baker Park], Frederick
10 Brunswick Veterans Day Parade1 PM, 1000 S. Maple Ave., Frederick
11 Echo Taps Veterans Day Ceremony10:30 AM, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick
11 Frederick Veterans Day Ceremony11 AM, Memorial Park, Frederick
13 CVS Military Family Health and Career Expo


14 Virtual Claims Clinic

20  DAV Service Officer

20 Frederick County VAC meeting

26 Frederick Veterans Service Network
11 AM, CVS Pharmacy Store Learning Center, 4555 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington, DC

8:30 AM, Ft. Detrick CBOC

9:30 AM, Ft. Detrick CBOC

6:30 PM, Winchester Hall

9 AM, Mental Health Association
December

3 Community Veterans Engagement Board

14 Emotional Grit Workshop


9 AM, St. Mary's Frederick Campus, 5350 Spectrum Drive

9 AM, Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Easterseals, Silver Spring

9 AM, Mental Health Association

24 Frederick Veterans Service Network




Veterans Resource & Recognition Day - Wednesday, July 10

Veterans Resource & Recognition Day: Exhibitors will share information about services and benefits for individual of all ages who have served in the armed forces, as well as family, caregivers, and others interested in our veterans. In addition, there will be exhibits, speakers, lunch catered by Palmtree Catering, a message center where participants can create a greeting card for a hospitalized veteran, and other activities.

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