Category: Events

Southern Arizona Summit


The Arizona Coalition for Military Families, Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services, Community Foundation for Southern Arizona and the University of Arizona hosted the 2nd Annual Military/Veteran Community Summit in Tucson on December 2. The event included a leadership panel, networking time and a keynote address by Congresswoman Martha McSally.

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AVSE Recognition Photo

EVENT RECAP: Employer Recognition Event

The Arizona Coalition for Military Families and the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services hosted an event to recognize the first cohort of Arizona Veteran Supportive Employers. Secretary of State Michele Reagan was also on hand to present the Governor’s Proclamation declaring November Veteran Employment Month. View a list of all of the Arizona Veteran Supportive …

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Parker Navigators

EVENT RECAP: Navigator Training – Parker

The Arizona Coalition for Military Families partnered with the Colorado River Regional Crisis Shelter (a Military/Veteran Resource Network partner) to host a Military/Veteran Resource Navigator training in Parker. This training is part of an on-going partnership to build capacity in La Paz County and the surrounding region to serve military members, veterans and their families. …

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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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EVENT: Southern AZ Community Summit – Save-the-Date!

Save-the-date for the 2nd Annual Southern Arizona Military/Veteran Community Summit. The summit will be held on Friday, December 4th, 2015, at the University of Arizona. Military, government and community organizations are invited to participate as we continue to build southern Arizona’s capacity to care for and support all service members, veterans, their families and communities. …

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