Soul Injury Event Oct. 9: Liberating Unmourned Loss and Unforgiven Guilt

Soul Injury

The St. Petersburg College Workforce Institute welcomes Soul Injury Film Night and Panel Discussion to the SPC EpiCenter. No Charge. Open to the Public. To register, email WorkForce@SPCollege.edu or call 727-341-4445. Definition: A Soul Injury is a spectrum of penetrating wounds that range from traumatic to insidious that separates one from their own sense of self, … Continue reading Soul Injury Event Oct. 9: Liberating Unmourned Loss and Unforgiven Guilt

Bay Pines to Conduct Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Mental Health Center

BAY PINES, FL – The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System (VAHCS) will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for its new Mental Health Center located at the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center on Friday, September 22, 2017. The event will take place directly outside the main entrance of the center (building 111) from 10:00 a.m. … Continue reading Bay Pines to Conduct Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Mental Health Center

Bay Pines to Host POW/MIA Day Remembrance Ceremony Sept. 12

The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System, in collaboration with the Veterans Benefits Administration and the National Cemetery Administration, will host a Prisoner Of War/Missing In Action (POW/MIA) Remembrance Ceremony on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in the courtyard (located between buildings 2 and 37) of the C.W. Bill Young VA Medical Center Campus. … Continue reading Bay Pines to Host POW/MIA Day Remembrance Ceremony Sept. 12

Warrior Bridge

Warrior Bridge is ServiceSource program that helps veterans with disabilities transition from military to civilian life and reintegrate into their communities. We provide job placement… affordable housing… B & G Endowment Funds (one-time, emergency grants to veterans for housing, health, transportation, and work-related needs… Veterans Mall (storeroom of kitchen, bath, and bedroom essentials and job-interview … Continue reading Warrior Bridge

Congress approves seven new VA facilities in Florida

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate late last night unanimously approved legislation authorizing seven new major VA medical facilities in Florida. The legislation, approved by a voice vote yesterday, included language originally sponsored by U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) authorizing the General Services Administration to execute 28 new leases for major VA medical facilities around … Continue reading Congress approves seven new VA facilities in Florida

Pinellas county Commission Designates Pinellas as Purple Heart County

To honor the brave service members who have received the Purple Heart, the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners today presented a proclamation designating Pinellas as a Purple Heart County. The Commission also recognized Aug. 7 as Purple Heart Day in Pinellas County. Purple Heart Day is nationally recognized on Aug. 7 as well. “Our … Continue reading Pinellas county Commission Designates Pinellas as Purple Heart County