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South Clayton Recreation Center

1837 McDonough Road

Hampton, GA 30228

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Veterans of all ages, branches of military and transitioning military are welcome to attend this symposium. Free lunch will be provided.

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Veterans of all ages and branches of military are invited to attend Clayton County's first Vet Connect: Connecting Clayton County Veterans. Attend breakout sessions, get answers to your legal questions, speak to elected officials about veteran issues, and meet organizations dedicated to helping veterans. A free lunch will be served during keynote speaker Commissioner Mike Roby's presentation. There will also be door prizes and giveaways.

Breakout sessions include:

  • LinkedIn Tutorial: Learn how to utilize LinkedIn in your job search in this interactive workshop.
  • Dress for Success: From your interview to your first day of work, learn tips on how to dress to impress.
  • Legal Services: Get answers to your legal questions in this session.
  • Veterans Treatment Court: Attend this presentation to learn about Veterans Treatment Court, a therapeutic court with programs designed to provide essential substance and/or mental health treatment services.
  • Entrepreneurship 101: Learn about the resources available to veterans to start businesses. Presented by Clayton County Library System.
  • Professional head shots will be taken all day. Flash drives will be provided.

Veteran Symposium vendors in attendance:

  • USPS
  • Georgia Department of Veterans Services
  • DAV Georgia Chapter 1
  • The Warrior Alliance
  • Department of Veterans Affairs Atlanta Regional Office
  • Georgia Department of Community Affairs
  • Empowerment Resource Center
  • Atlanta VA Health Care System Center
  • Medicare Social Security Administration
  • The D&E Group
  • Emory Healthcare Veterans Program
  • Clayton County Board of Elections & Registration
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