NJ Veteran Journal
December 2005 Edition

DMAVA Kicks-Off Veterans Outreach Program

The Veterans Affairs leadership (left to right) Gary Englert, Director of the Division of Veterans Services; Steve Abel, Deputy Commissioner; Bill Devereaux, Director, Division of Veterans Programs and Frank Carlini, Director, Division of Veterans Healthcare pose in front of the I Owe You poster. Photo by Tech. Sgt. Mark Olsen, NJDMAVA/PA.

The New Jersey Veterans Affairs Team owes you a full explanation of your federal and state veterans benefits, entitlements, and services.

Did You Know that your N.J. team manages educational grants for veterans and eligible family members? Did You Know that your N.J. team would process your claim with the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs and represent you at VA hearings? Did You Know that your N.J. team has a Veterans Service Officer that supports each county in the state? Did You Know that your N.J. team operates three state of the art Veterans Nursing Homes?

Did You Know that your N.J. team operates the most active State Veterans Cemetery in the nation? Did You Know that your N.J. team operates a transitional housing program for homeless Veterans?

Did You Know that your N.J. team certifies all education and training programs in the state so that you may use you GI Bill benefits? Did You Know that your N.J. team maintains the NJ Vietnam and Korean War Memorials? Did You Know that your N.J. team will soon build a N.J. World War II Memorial?

To learn more about these programs and more, call 1-888-8NJ-VETS (1-888-865-8387).-

General Information

The New Jersey Veteran Journal is an official publication of the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, and is intended to serve New Jersey’s veterans, their families, friends, and concerned individuals and groups.

All correspondence should be sent to the editor at: NJDMAVA, PAO-V, PO Box 340, Trenton, NJ 08625-0340.

Richard J. Codey
Acting Governor

Major General Glenn K. Rieth
The Adjutant General

Brigadier General Maria Falca-Dodson
Deputy Adjutant General

Colonel (Ret.) Stephen G. Abel
Deputy Commissioner for Veterans Affairs

Lt. Col. Roberta Niedt
Public Affairs Officer

Staff Sgt. Barbara J. Harbison
Staff Writer

Tech. Sgt. Mark Olsen

Table of Contents
Veterans Outreach Program
DCVA Message
Governor's Letter
WWII Memorial
Memorial Receives Funds / VVMF 10th Anniversary
Veterans Day Highlights
Veterans Benefits
Medicare PDPs
VVMF Veterans Day
One Shots
VSO Listing

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