Manhattan/Staten Island Vet Center —- March 2022 Events
Information from Samuel Cottes Samuel.Cottes@va.gov
Veterans speaks, I listen. This month we have over 20 live presentation on subjects veterans want to know.
Mon, Mar 7, 2022 12:00 PM
Learn about the VA claim process. What happens after you file your claim. Find out how long it takes to process a VA disability claim.
Mon, Mar 7, 2022 2:00 PM
Was your recent VA disability compensation award denied or simply not enough?
Wed, Mar 9, 2022 12:00 PM
This guide will help you understand how to access urgent care services from a provider in VA’s contracted network.
Fri, Mar 11, 2022 12:00 PM
Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance(S-DVI) is life insurance for Veterans who received a service-connected disability rating from the VA
Fri, Mar 11, 2022 2:00 PM
This presentation will help you understand Department of Veteran Affairs Women’s Health Care
Mon, Mar 14, 2022 12:00 PM
This presentation will help Veterans establish a small business as well as qualify for VA contracts targeted for a Veteran-Owned Business
Mon, Mar 14, 2022 2:00 PM
Learn about the step-by-step process filing a VA Decision Review(DRO) request and Appeals
Wed, Mar 16, 2022 12:00 PM
Whole Health is VA’s cutting-edge approach to care that supports and empowers you to take charge of your health and well-being.
Fri, Mar 18, 2022 12:00 PM
This presentation will help you understand the process for receiving care from a local provider in your community.
Fri, Mar 18, 2022 2:00 PM
A Veteran ID Card (VIC) is a form of photo ID you can use to get discounts offered to Veterans at many stores, businesses, and restaurants.
Mon, Mar 21, 2022 12:00 PM
This presentation will help caregivers of Veterans access support at VA that may include caregiver education and training, mental health counseling, peer mentor support, access to health care benefits, monetary stipend and respite care.
Mon, Mar 21, 2022 2:00 PM
This presentation will help you apply for VA Education Benefits, which include the Post-9/11 GI Bill, the Montgomery GI Bill, other educational assistance programs, on-the-job training, and career counseling.
Wed, Mar 23, 2022 12:00 PM
This guide will help you access services that may be of interest to aging Veterans which may include financial benefits, health care, caregiver support, home health care and nursing home care. VA can provide specialized health care and support services for aging Veterans and help you plan for the future.
Fri, Mar 25, 2022 12:00 PM
You may qualify for VA dental care benefits, you may get some or all of your dental care through VA. Find out how to get VA dental insurance
Fri, Mar 25, 2022 2:00 PM
Learn about VA home loan eligibility requirements for a VA direct or VA-backed loan. Find out how to apply for a Certificate of Eligibility
Mon, Mar 28, 2022 12:00 PM
This presentation is to teach you about healthy food classes and nutrition services available from VA and USDA, and help you apply for SNAP
Mon, Mar 28, 2022 2:00 PM
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) welcomes all Veteran, family, caregiver and survivor beneficiaries and employees, inclusive of diverse gender identities and sexual orientation(s). VA is committed to providing a safe, welcoming and equitable environment for all the Veterans we serve.
Wed, Mar 30, 2022 12:00 PM
Vet Centers are community-based counseling centers located in easily accessible neighborhoods near Veterans, Service members, survivors and their families. Vet Centers are located separate from VA organizational sites to ensure confidential counseling and reduce barriers to care.
Manhattan Vet Center Women Self Care Group
Be a part of our 12 session self-care group, where we get real about Women self-care Every other Wednesday at 4pm beginning December 15, 2021. For more information contact Najwah Williams, LMSW, MANHATTAN VET CENTER, Najwah.Wiliams@VA.GOV , 212-951-6866 X 5051
Jan. 12 PSYCHOLOGICAL WELLBEING
Jan. 26 OPEN TOPIC
Feb. 9 LOVE ON YOURSELF
Feb.23 ALL ABOUT EMOTIONS
Mar.9 SPIRITUAL CONNECTEDNESS
Mar.23MINDFULNESS & MEDITATION
Apr. 6 LETS GET PERSONAL
Apr. 20 SETTING GOALS!!!
May. 4 PROFESSIONAL SELF-CARE
May. 18 FINDING BALANCE
Manhattan Vet Center Single Father Group
Beginning Wednesdays starting 2/2/22, at 10:00 AM. For more information contact Najwah Williams, LMSW, MANHATTAN VET CENTER, Najwah.Wiliams@VA.GOV ,
212-951-6866 X 5051
Samuel B. Cottes, Jr.
Veteran Outreach Program Specialist
Staten Island Vet Center
US Department of Veteran Affairs
Readjustment Counseling Services
60 Bay Street
Staten Island, New York 10301
Phone (718) 816-4499 ext. 7747
Fax (718) 448-5735