Eyewitness News wants to thank all the men and women of Northeast & Central Pennsylvania who have served our country in the Armed Forces.
Once again throughout the month of November, the Eyewitness News Virtual Expo and Job Fair will provide all veterans and their families access to a broad range of services- including healthcare, resources, education, jobs and more.
Please visit our live site 24/7 from the convenience of your laptop, tablet or smart device.
Our Commitment to Those Who Serve
In addition to recruiting active military, reservists and veterans to work with us, we’re equally committed to serving veterans in our communities.
Bloomsburg University values YOUR military training and experience.
Our dedicated Military Office – led by a two-tour combat veteran – provides a network of caring professionals to work with you on everything from Admissions to benefits, academic advising, military-specific programming, student organizations and more.
As a military member or veteran, you may be closer to a college degree than you think!
BU’s ground-breaking Military Academic Credit Review Board (MAC-RB) will help you save time and money by connecting your military training and experience with academic credit toward your degree at Bloomsburg.
We’re honored to serve you.
Luzerne County Veterans Affairs
The Luzerne County Veteran Affairs Office strives to fulfill our patriotic and moral obligation to our veterans by providing exceptional services in recognition of their honorable service to our nation.
The PA CareerLink® assists job-seekers find family sustaining jobs and employers find the skilled candidates that they need. Through its’ website, www.pacareerlink.pa.gov, the PA CareerLink® helps to bring job-seekers and employers together to find great careers. In the PA CareerLink® website, job-seekers have the ability to search and apply for job openings across the Commonwealth or narrow it down to their own town. You can create and upload a resume and make yourself available to thousands of employers. The PA CareerLink® website will also recommend jobs based on preferences. The PA CareerLink® website makes it is easy for employers to search their large talent pool. Simply create a job-posting and connect with candidates for free. You will receive detailed information about job-seekers when you perform a search.
Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center
Wilkes-Barre VA Virtual Enrollment Fair!
Tell a friend…..Veterans who are not enrolled in VA health care, may be eligible. Make the Call!
Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center’s 13th Annual Remembrance Ceremony
Welcome to the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center’s 13th Annual Remembrance Ceremony.
Local Emergency Responders Parade
Emergency Responders honored our VA staff with a drive-by parade to show their appreciation for their work battling the COVID-19 pandemic.
PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs continues to work on behalf of the nearly 800,000 veterans from across the commonwealth to ensure that they receive the benefits they have earned. For a complete list of DMVA programs and services, including those to assist veterans during Covid-19, veterans may visit our website at www.dmva.pa.gov or by contacting the DMVA toll-free 800-547-2823.
Veterans, family members, and veterans’ advocates can also learn more about programs and services by signing up for the free Pennsylvania Veterans Registry. Signing up is quick and easy and can be done online by going to www.register.dmva.pa.gov. Signing up allows registrants to select to receive the DMVA Digest, a weekly electronic newsletter. The newsletter includes links to employment opportunities from across the Commonwealth.
DMVA Is Hiring:
Did you serve in one of the branches of the Armed Services? Are you looking for a way to continue to serve others who have served? We have the job for you! The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) is looking for custodial worker 1, food service worker 1, security officer 1 and winter maintenance position. The DMVA operates six extended care facilities for veterans. These facilities offer eligible veterans and their spouses the highest quality of dedicated nursing care. “We care for our veterans,” is not only our philosophy, it is our commitment. You can be part of this amazing mission, apply today. Website.
DMVA Is Looking For Nurses:
WE’RE HIRING! The needs of Pennsylvania’s veterans do not diminish during this time, and the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) needs staff to serve and care for veterans at each of our six veterans homes. Working at one of the homes is a rewarding career with great benefits. The DMVA has immediate job openings for: certified nurse aides; licensed practical nurses; registered nurses; registered nurse supervisors; registered PRN nurses; custodial workers; food service workers and security officers. Apply online at Website.