Category Archives: Veterans Services

Mini-Career Fair Next Week

The Orange County Department of Social Services (DSS) and the Skills Development/NCWORKS Career Center encourages members of the community to print their resume, dress for success and prepare to make a positive impression. Continue reading

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JobFair- March 25

The Orange County Veterans Service Office is hosting a Job Fair in Hillsborough on March 25th at 10 am. Continue reading

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Carolina Veterans Organization

There are about 500 veterans at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Many belong to the Carolina Veterans Organization (CVO). A few of our members are part of this group and more are showing interest. Continue reading

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Helping Our Vets

We get calls, letters, walk-ins and friendly conversations about veterans in need. Not all members know what to suggest. We have added a page to this site to help our members better understand the many programs and resources available help a veteran. Continue reading

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Flu Shots for Veterans

The Durham VAMC is giving local veterans flu shots at our October 12th meeting. The shots will be administered from 6-7 pm, just before our dinner. Continue reading

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Job Fair – Sep 24

Orange County Economic and Employment Services is hosting a Job Fair Wednesday, September 24, 2014, from 10:00 am-2:00 pm at 113 Mayo Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278. Continue reading

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Veterans Benefit Action Center

American Legion Fuquay-Varina Post 116 is hosting a Veterans Benefit Action Center at their post home. This event is for three days–Tuesday, Oct 21 (11 AM-7 PM); Wednesday, Oct 22 (10 AM-7 PM); and Thursday, Oct 23 (10 AM-2 PM). The post is located at 6400 Johnson Pond Rd., Fuquay-Varina, NC. Continue reading

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Military Missions in Action Seeks Volunteers

Military Missions In Action is excited for all that is going on in 2014. They are seeking veterans’ assistance with any or all of the following events and happenings.
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Orange County Veterans Service Officer

North Carolina has an outstanding network of Veteran Service Officers with offices in most counties. In Orange County, we are pleased to announce that Ms. Betsy Corbett is now filling that position for Orange County, including Chapel Hill. Continue reading

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American Legion Reports on PTSD and TBI

The American Legion released a report last week on PTSD. It is The War Within and covers treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD. Continue reading

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