Changing Minds: Vietnam Veteran Shares His Experience Using VA Health Care

“I moved to Delaware 20 years ago and didn’t use the VA for my medical care, but used my civilian medical care instead, as I was having trouble getting my medical supplies,” he said. “The Georgetown VA clinic (Sussex County Community Based Outpatient Clinic [CBOC]) was available to me, and I met with Dr. Romina Thomas. And she turned the tide for me in my thinking of the VA and managed to help me get all my supplies with no issues.”

VA / DoD Biennial Suicide Prevention Conference (CEUs)-Save the Dates

The 2021 DOD/VA Suicide Prevention Conference, jointly organized and hosted by the Department of Defense (DOD) and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), will take place virtually May 18-20, 2021.

This year’s theme: Make Every Connection Count: Putting the 7 Strategies for Suicide Prevention to Work

FREE Family Fun Day/ Resource Fair

Vendors needed!

We just ask that you provide some health information to attending families as well as an interactive activity.

Easterseals Caregiver Support

Soldiers and Airmen, along with their Families, are invited to join in one or all of these Easterseals Wednesday Webinars. Topics are meant to introduce you to benefits and services available to our military families. Topics and discussion will be most relevant to our National Guard and Reservists.

FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance

FEMA is now accepting applications for funeral reimbursement up to $9,000 for those who died from COVID-19 and it is listed on their death certificate.

Vaccination Requests – State Tip Sheet

This is a helpful tip sheet for anyone requesting how to get a vaccine at state-operated or coordinated events (that the National Guard is present/supporting mission).