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* Coffee with VeteransCoffee with Veterans

Time: 9:00 am

Meet at Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave Casual conversation with other Veterans 9:00 - 10:00

* Wed morning coffeeWed morning coffee

Time: 9:00 am

At Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave, Cookeville

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* Coffee with VeteransCoffee with Veterans

Time: 9:00 am

Meet at Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave Casual conversation with other Veterans 9:00 - 10:00

* Wed morning coffeeWed morning coffee

Time: 9:00 am

At Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave, Cookeville

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* Coffee with VeteransCoffee with Veterans

Time: 9:00 am

Meet at Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave Casual conversation with other Veterans 9:00 - 10:00

* Wed morning coffeeWed morning coffee

Time: 9:00 am

At Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave, Cookeville

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* Coffee with VeteransCoffee with Veterans

Time: 9:00 am

Meet at Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave Casual conversation with other Veterans 9:00 - 10:00

* Wed morning coffeeWed morning coffee

Time: 9:00 am

At Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave, Cookeville

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* Coffee with VeteransCoffee with Veterans

Time: 9:00 am

Meet at Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave Casual conversation with other Veterans 9:00 - 10:00

* Wed morning coffeeWed morning coffee

Time: 9:00 am

At Life Church 2223 N Washington Ave, Cookeville

       
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Don Paul – Commander

Drivers for our transportation vehicle needed

Volunteer drivers are needed to drive our transportation vehicle immediately. Call this number and leave your information, 931-526-6328. It takes just a few hours for a physical and training at the VA hospital.  Please...

Happy Veterans Day

Happy Veterans Day to all veterans from Cookeville DAV Chapter 117, Tn.

Veteran Suicides

Mental Health a Key Advocacy Issue for VFW Leadership New mental wellness campaign spotlights importance of a complex issue. September 6, 2016 The VFW and VFW Auxiliary are putting the focus on mental wellness for veterans and military families in the months ahead....

Ride and poker run to benefit DAV

Ron Rohrbach, left, program director of Homeless Veteran Reintegration Program, gets ready for a motorcycle ride and poker run to benefit Disabled American Veterans along with DAV treasurer Neil France, DAV Transportation Coordinator Tammy Phillips, Jerry Van Horn of...

One View: The VA can’t keep veterans waiting for care

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs continues to make national headlines as veterans across the country face excessive wait times for the care they earned with their service. But a new piece of draft legislation in Congress could fix this problem — a problem Reno...

Jobs, Jobs by Senator Mark Norris

As a member of the State Workforce Development Board I have been visiting manufacturers, local officials and educators across the state to discuss our progress with increasing the number of Tennesseans with college degrees and reducing the rate of employment....

Veterans Committed 20 Suicides a day

Roughly 20 veterans a day commit suicide nationwide, according to new data from the Department of Veterans Affairs — a figure that dispels the often quoted, but problematic, “22 a day” estimate yet solidifies the disturbing mental health crisis the number implied. In...

Vets with PTSD

A description of PTSD symptoms that your rating doctor will be looking for follows: Diagnostic Criteria for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder A. Existence of a recognizable stressor that would evoke significant symptoms of distress in almost everyone B. Re-experiencing...

HAPPY 4TH OF JULY

HAPPY 4TH OF JULY FROM COOKEVILLE DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS COOKEVILLE CHAPTER 117, TN ALL VETERANS OUT THERE BE SAFE !

Passing of our Veterans

It is with deep regret that I am informing everyone that we have had a Veteran recently pass away. Gary Hanna passed this morning. Please take a moment to keep him and his family in your thoughts and prayers. If I did not mention it before we also lost Mr. William...

Honor Flights

ATTENTION! WORLD WAR II, KOREAN WAR & amp;  VIETNAM WAR VETS (WITH A 70% OR HIGHER VA DISABILITY). THE NEXT “HONOR FLIGHT of MIDDLE TENNESSEE” TRIP TO WASHINGTON, DC IS SCHEDULED FOR: 21 September “2016”  (SEATING HAS NOW BEGUN)  (DONATIONS TO: HONOR FLIGHTS, PO...

Military Report – The Military’s Largest Benefits Update

MAY 27 House Votes to Let VA Doctors Recommend Marijuana Navy Vets Seek Agent Orange-related Benefits Military Appreciation Month Discounts AF to Test Uniform Changes This Summer $100,000 SGLI/VGLI Alternative from $7 a Month Army Reviews Force Protection Measures...

Mark Harris, Putnam County Service Officer

Mark Harris now is the County Service Officer for Putnam County, Tennessee. Mark has helped many Veterans achieve their claims through the Veterans Administration. With Mark’s hard work he has managed to bring into Putnam County appx 36 million dollars from the...

DAV Memorial Day

DAV HOME ABOUT US BECOME A MEMBER FLAGS FOR FALLEN VETERANS WWII veteran and DAV member Jimmy Brigman of NC plants thousands of flags each Memorial Day to honor deceased service members. Read More VETERAN RECEIVES NEW WHEELCHAIR Watch this great story about how DAV...

HOMELESS VETERANS

HOMELESS VETERANS Senator Richard Blumenthal introduced S. 1885, the Veteran Housing Stability Act of 2015. This bill would expand service and assistance to include veterans who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless, and veterans with very low incomes. This...

Happy Thanksgiving !

From Cookeville Chapter 117, Disabled American Veterans. Enjoy your Holidays and remember our Veterans.

VETERANS PICNIC

Saturday, 17 October, at 5 pm at the Veterans Hall the American Legion is hosting a pot luck picnic. Please come by the Veterans Building on Spring Street in...

Need Veteran Mentors

VETERANS TREATMENT COURT “LEAVE NO VETERAN BEHIND” MISSION OF THE VETERAN’S TREATMENT COURT The mission of the Veteran’sTreatment Court is to successfully habilitate veterans by diverting them from the traditional criminal justice system and...

Happy New Year !

All our Veterans at DAV Chapter 117 wish everyone a Happy New Year ! Thanks for your support.