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Eligibility Determination

Pre-Need Burial Eligibility Determination

Now offering Veterans and family members eligibility determinations for burial in a VA national cemetery. Plan in advance and ease the burden on your loved ones.

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Community Engagement

What is a Veteran-Friendly Community?
The Community Veterans Engagement Board (CVEB) Model enables Veteran advocates, service providers, Veterans and stakeholders to convene and have a voice in identifying their community goals and work to resolve issues at the local level to improve service delivery for Veterans, families, caregivers, and survivors.
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VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention

Mission of the Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention

To Integrate surveillance with intervention development through research to inform the implementation of effective Veteran suicide prevention strategies.

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Upcoming Events

November 1st, 2018: "Day of Prayer and Reflection"
     VA Central Office, VACO, Sonny Montgomery Conference Center, Rm #230,
     810 Vermont Ave. NW, Washington, DC

November 3rd, 2018: "CFOI and Salvation Armey, West LA Outreach Event"
       Salvation Army Bell Shelter, 55600 Rickenbacker Road, Bldg. 2a, Bell Gardens,
       CA 90201

November 5th, 2018:"Clergy Training on Suicide Prevention" 
        Office of the Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams, 209 Joralemon Street,
        Brooklyn, NY 11201

November 8th, 2018: "Dallas (Job Fair/Outreach Event)"     
        Gilley's Dallas, 1135 Lamar Street, Dallas, TX 75215.  To learn more about this
        event and to register:

November 11th, 2018: "Veteran Appreaciation Day"
        Clarendon Road Church, 3304 Clarendon Road, Brooklyn, NY  11203

November 14th, 2018: "CFOI and Volunteers of America Outreach Event"
        Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59th Terrance, Miami, FL 33137

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  • Center for Faith and Opportunity Initiative
    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (CFOI)
    810 Vermont Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20420
    Phone:  202-461-7689