FCC Designated ‘988’ As 3-Digit Number for National Suicide Prevention Hotline

On July 16, 2020, the Federal Communications Commission adopted rules to established 988 as the new, nationwide, 3-digit phone number for Americans in crisis to connect with suicide prevention and mental health crisis counselors. The rules require all phone service providers to direct all 988 calls to the existing National Suicide Prevention Lifeline by July […]

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HOW WILL CRA RESOURCES BE TARGETED TO FIGHT COVID-19 If the agencies do not clarify who can benefit, bank activities under CRA may not end up focused on low- and moderate-income (LMI) communities, including communities of color devastated by COVID-19. [Read more] [8] FIELD NOTES OUR INTERCONNECTED HEALTH: PART 1 COVID-19 spotlights connections between health […]

VATELEHEALTH SYSTEM GROWS AS VETERANS HAVE ACCESS TO UNLIMITED DATA WHILE USING VA VIDEO CONNECT

VA’S TELEHEALTH SYSTEM GROWS AS VETERANS HAVE ACCESS TO UNLIMITED DATA WHILE USING VA VIDEO CONNECT LATEST PARTNERSHIP ELIMINATES HEALTH CARE ACCESS BARRIERS FOR TRACFONE USERS The @Tracfone is the latest carrier to partner with @VeteransHealth & @DeptVetAffairs. #Veterans using #VA Video Connect on their @Tracfone phones through the @TMobile network, will no longer pay […]

National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Receives Winter Cap Gifts for Seniors

On Friday, February 7, 2020, the National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) president, chief executive officer and veterans’ service officer Constance A. Burns donated hand knitted winter caps to Seniors residing at the Forest Hills of DC located at 4901 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC. The Forest Hills of DC is a rehabilitation services […]

National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Receives Clothing Donations and Gifts for Homeless Veterans and Their Families

On Wednesday, January 8, 2020, the National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) president, chief executive officer and veterans’ service officer Constance A. Burns received one hundred and fifty-eight (158) clothing items including (1) pair of shoes; (23) pants; (8) sweaters; (1) belt; (110) shirts; (1) vest; (2) suit tops; (3) pair of cuff links; […]

DC VA Medical Center 2020 3rd Annual Military Sexual Trauma Summit: “Re-own, Re-home, Re-vitalize”

The third annual Military Sexual Trauma (MST) Summit will be held on Thursday, April 2, 2020 from 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. EST at the Washington DC VA Medical Center, 50 Irvin Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20422. The Summit will bring together Veterans, providers, and community members to learn about and address the needs of […]

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