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Job Opportunities Available for Qualified Drone Pilots

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Join us for one of our exciting FREE informational Open House Meetings – see flyers attached.

A Department of Labor ITA provider. Scholarships available if qualified.

Attn: VETS! DWS is now approved by the U.S. Dept. of Veteran Affairs to accept the GI bill!

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or Email: info@droneworkforcesolutions.com

Drone Workforce Solutions DE 2020 Flyer (Drone School Open House and Training Classes rev
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Power Breath Meditation Workshop
May 6-10, 2020
Wilmington VA Hospital

Workshop is free and is being sponsored by Help The Veterans.

The workshop taught by Project Welcome Home Troops (www.pwht.org) teaches evidence-based practical and powerful tools to help individuals manage the impact of service related chronic stress and trauma.

To register please contact Leslye Moore
Email: leslye.moore@pwht.org
Phone: 208-409-7806

PWHT Course Flier May 2020
PWHT - Program Brochure 032619

ART OPS, a brand new community arts program for Veterans and Military at The New Castle County Art Studio

Thursdays, 6-7:30pm

$5 per class. Materials included.

ART OPS is off to a great start! Participants have explored drawing and painting in the first month of the program. We have only begun to scratch the surface of all art has to offer. Join The New Castle County Art Studio to explore your unique creative side and experiment with elements of art and design.

Play with a variety of art forms including drawing, painting, ceramics, collage and more! No art experience necessary and no expectations! You only need a desire to express yourself. If you cannot come every week – no problem! Join us when your schedule allows.

Get lost in your process, free up your mind, feel free to make “mistakes” and watch art happen!

Registration required by calling (302) 995-7661

The Youth ChalleNGe (YC) program provides a second-chance opportunity to Delaware at-risk youth. Our Cadets have moved on to pursue higher education, seek employment, and some have joined the military. Mentor/Mentee relationships are key to supporting the Cadet’s success.

See informational flyer attached. Anyone interested to be considered, please complete and submit a Mentor Application to the Program POC.

==PROGRAM POC:
Mrs. Karen M. Hughes
Youth ChalleNGe Program Counselor Liaison
302-326-7102
karen.m.hughes18.nfg@mail.mil

APPLICATION >

2020_Volunteer Mentors Needed FLYER

NAMI Delaware is pleased to announce we will be hosting two community Mental Health First Aid classes in January 2020!

Friday, January 17th
Youth Mental Health First Aid Class
NAMI Delaware Office

REGISTER HERE >

Jan 17 2029 ymhfa flyer

January 23rd and January 24th
Two Half-day Sessions
Mental Health First Aid Class
NAMI Delaware Office

REGISTER HERE >

Jan 23-24 2020 MHFA flyer

Both classes are free to community members.

Questions, call:
Jenn Ford
Multi-Cultural Engagement Manager
NAMI Delaware
Phone 302-427-0787 ext 116
jford@namide.org

Suiting Warriors to Provide Professional Attire to all United States Military Veterans and their Spouses through Annual SuitUP^

SuitUP^ to Coincide with Army-Navy Game Week in Philadelphia

Suiting Warriors, a mobile suiting service that provides upscale professional attire, wardrobe consulting, and education to transitioning service members, veterans, and their spouses who are on their way to a new career, is bringing its annual SuitUP^ event to the URBN Sourcing Department in the Naval Yard on Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, by appointment.

On Thursday, December 12th, Suiting Warriors will host its Annual Suiting Warriors Charity Dinner from 6:00PM to 8:00 PM at the Freedom’s Foundation in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.

At the Army-Navy Game on Saturday December 14th, Suiting Warriors will be hosting a Tailgate Party at Lincoln Financial Stadium, Parking Lot M-N. Fans and patrons can stop by, visit, learn more about Suiting Warriors, and donate to help support the cause, while celebrating our veterans at this time honored annual tradition.

Tickets for all events are available by visiting the Suiting Warriors Eventbrite Page

The Suiting Warriors SuitUP^ Program travels up and down the East Coast with their stylists and works with those who are preparing for job fairs, interviews, networking events and looking for daily career wear and formal attire. Suiting Warriors has served over 5,000 veterans and their spouses since 2012.

Registration for SuitUP^ is required. Appointments will be estimated one hour and will include an individual wardrobe consulting discussion about your professional clothing needs, measurements you can take home and time to try on several pieces. Be prepared to show your DD214 and/or Veteran I.D. or Military Spouse approved information.

Men will receive at least: 2 suits, 1 sports coat, 2 ties, dress socks, and if available additional dress pants, an overcoat, or tuxedo. Women will receive 1 suit, 1 blazer, 1 blouse, skirt, pants, and if available accessories to match. All items are first come, first serve.

About Suiting Warriors:

Suiting Warriors provides wardrobe consulting, education and transitioning services to veterans and their spouses on the path to a new career. The SuitUP^ Program provides business suits and professional business attire to transitioning veterans from active duty. Suiting Warriors also prepares returning veterans for graduation, assists in support for job fairs, interviews, networking events, daily career wear and formal attire. During SuitUP^ events, Suiting Warriors volunteer stylists provide professional attire and assistance for each veteran’s individual fit and style preference. Suiting Warriors also partners with various employment, career, and educational organizations to connect services with the transitioning veteran population. Partners include VSOs, ESGR, National Guard, Colleges, and Universities, private technology schools.

Learn more about Suiting Warriors >

THE SAVVY CAREGIVER SERIES

Easterseals and Swank Center for Memory Care and Geriatric Consultation partner to bring you ‘The Savvy Caregiver Series’. This four part series provides knowledge and skills essential to those who are caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s or Dementia. The classes help guide caregivers toward the goal of creating a more fulfilling life for their loved one while also maintaining a healthy balance in their own life.

A recent graduate said “This class has given me confidence. Sometimes it’s just the little tips that help so much!”

Sussex County

Milford Library
The Lion’s Room
Thursdays 10/17, 10/24, 11/7, 11/14
5:00pm-7:30pm
11 S E Front St,
Milford DE 19963

New Castle County

Easterseals
Small Conference Room
Wednesdays 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13
5:00pm-7:30pm
61 Corporate Circle
New Castle DE 19720

A light dinner will be provided.

The classes are free, however registration is REQUIRED.

Please call 302-221-2087 or email resources@esdel.org to register.

Anya Taylor
Community Outreach Assistant
Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore
61 Corporate Circle
New Castle, DE 19720
O: 302-221-2087
F: 302-324-4441

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 Check Out the Info Sessions Schedule for recruitment of Next Cadet Class (January 2020)

The DE National Guard’s Youth ChalleNGe program is for high school dropouts, those no longer attending, or those failing in high school. The Youth ChalleNGe program is a highly structured military styled, non-traditional educational environment that integrates training, mentoring, tough love, and diverse educational and extracurricular activities. The Youth ChalleNGe Academy is a 17-1/2 month program that offers at-risk youth the opportunity to get a GED after a 22-week in resident program located in Laurel, MD. This
program is an excellent opportunity for students that cannot conform to a traditional learning environment and are willing to learn but needing discipline.

There is no cost for tuition, room, or meals.

Refer to flyer attached for program requirements and other details!

PROGRAM POC
Mrs. Karen Hughes
Youth ChalleNGe Counselor Liaison
302-326-7102 OFFICE
karen.m.hughes18.nfg@mail.mil

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NAMI Homefront

A free six-session online class for family and friends of Military Service Members and Veterans.

The class helps families comprehend what the Military Service Member/ Veteran is experiencing related to trauma, combat stress, civilian life, PTSD and other mental health conditions. Topics covered include mental health, communication, handling crises, treatment and recovery.

The program is designed to help family members understand and support their Service Member/Veteran while maintaining their own well-being. NAMI Homefront leaders have personal experience with mental health conditions impacting their Service Member/ Veteran.

For questions:
Jenn Ford
Multi-Cultural Engagement Manager
NAMI Delaware
Phone 302-427-0787 ext 116
jford@namide.org

HF Online flyer email version - PDF

Hosted by the DE Department of Labor

If you are applying to any position on usajobs.gov, take the time to attend this excellent workshop to learn how to navigate the federal application process, create a winning resume and become the BEST QUALIFIED applicant.

DOVER

FRIDAY, October 11, 2019
1:00pm to 4:00pm

DE Dept of Labor Offices
Blue Hen Corporate Center
655 S. Bay Rd., Suite 2H
Dover, DE 19901

RESERVE YOUR SEAT TODAY!
FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED!

To register, contact Danny Mosby at (302) 857-5881 or email danny.mosby@delaware.gov

When you contact Danny by phone or e-mail make sure you leave a clear message with your name and phone number so he can call back with further instruction, parking details, and registration info.

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