VSC of Summit County

May 18, 2019
Jamie Jones - United States Marine Corps Highlight Edition

Tip of the H.A.T.: The Honor of Selfless Service to Veterans

Medically discharged U.S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal Jamie Jones is familiar with the challenges veterans face when returning to civilian life and the loss of the strong sense of community and brotherhood shared by those who serve. His unique story – getting injured in one of the last training exercises prior to deployment – and strong work ethic have driven him to approach his medical discharge and retirement as a more than full-time opportunity to serve other veterans.
November 30, 2018
EyesRight Fall 2018 Edition cover page.

Fall 2018 PDF Newsletter

Download a PDF Copy of the Fall 2018 EyesRight Publication
November 30, 2018
A couple reviews paperwork at a table.

VA’s Rapid Appeals Modernization Program (RAMP)

Rapid Appeals Modernization Program (RAMP) is a program developed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to streamline the appeal process. Find out why veterans should be aware of the RAMP eligibility rules before making a decision to opt into the program.
November 30, 2018
Director's Corner masthead

Director’s Corner

To increase access to health care for all veterans, the Veterans Health Administration has created VEText, an interactive mobile solution to remind veterans of upcoming appointments via text messaging.
November 30, 2018
Civil air patrol cadets performing a flag retirement ceremony.

Tip of the H.A.T.: Civil Air Patrol Cadets Help VSC Retire American Flags

On Oct. 6, at the VSC's Akron headquarters, Group III of the Ohio Wing Civil Air Patrol (CAP) sent 16 school-age CAP Cadets and 10 adult volunteers to assist the VSC of Summit County in retiring hundreds of worn and faded American flags.
November 30, 2018
Second Annual James Seminaroti Golf Outing group photo.

Second Annual James Seminaroti Golf Outing Brings in $800 for ALS

This year’s event, hosted jointly by the VSC and American Legion Post 473, drew 32 attendees including members of local veteran organizations and VSC agencies from neighboring counties.
November 30, 2018
Veteran of the Year co-winners Wayne Wright (left) and William Fast (right).

Doubly Proud

VSC celebrates Vietnam veterans Wayne Wright and William Fast as co-veteran of the year recipients.
November 30, 2018
EyesRight Fall 2018 Edition cover page.

Fall 2018

In this Issue of EyesRight: Doubly Proud, Second Annual James Seminaroti Golf Outing Brings in $800 for ALS, VAText Ready to Connect You with Upcoming Health […]