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Your contribution to the Veterans Transition Resource Center (VTRC) will help veterans gain easy access to the resources, services with additional programs without waiting or maneuvering through the bureaucracy and red tape, to get the help they immediately need.
The VTRC also helps veteran family members gain perspective of the issues of returning home from deployments and re-integration into our community.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in Nevada the unemployment rate for veterans is 7.1%.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 4.3M veterans, or 20% of the total number, had a service-connected disability.
There are over 330,000 veterans in Nevada and 140,000 are in Southern Nevada.
“Veterans are the light at the tip of the candle, illuminating the way for the whole nation. If veterans can achieve awareness, transformation, understanding, and peace, they can share with the rest of society the realities of war.”
~ Thich Nhat Hanh, Buddhist monk, teacher author, poet