Category: ACMF Updates

Symposium Thank You

EVENT RECAP: 2017 Statewide Symposium

The 2017 Statewide Symposium in Support of Service Members, Veterans & Their Families has come and gone. This was our biggest event (by far) with over 600 attendees. We had over 100 presenters and panelists during the 36 breakout sessions across 9 tracks. Attendees ranked the event as 4.75/5.0! View photos on our Facebook page. …

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SVP Fast Pitch Finalists

ACMF UPDATE: Finalist for SVP Fast Pitch!

The Arizona Coalition for Military Families is a finalist for the Social Venture Partners Arizona Fast Pitch competition! ACMF is one of seven organizations that will compete for awards at the event on March 28, 2017, in Scottsdale. ACMF Project Director and Co-Founder Nicola Winkel will represent our public/private partnership. Learn more about Fast Pitch …

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ACMF UPDATE: Arizona Spotlight!

Arizona is the state spotlight in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families Technical Assistance Center newsletter for our 2000 Resource Navigators trained and the upcoming Symposium!

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EVENT RECAP: Battle Plan

The Arizona Coalition for Military Families was invited to participate in a two-day strategic planning event in Washington, D.C., this week. Hosted by the Purdue University Military Family Research Institute, the purpose of the convening was to create a “battle plan” for how best to support service members, veterans and their families during future military …

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Arizona delegation

EVENT RECAP: Substance Use Implementation Academy

This week the Coalition was honored to host a convening of military, government and community stakeholders to focus on substance use, treatment and prevention. This event was part of a multi-state implementation academy held by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Technical Assistance Center for Service Members, Veterans & Their Families. Special …

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DES Event - Directors

EVENT RECAP: DES Leadership Summit

The Coalition and the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services partnered to present at The New DES Leadership Summit in Phoenix. The event was attended by 350 DES leaders from all programs and departments. The focus of the presentation was the important role that DES has in supporting service members, veterans and their families throughout Arizona, …

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