This site contains the presentation and follow up questions and answers from the CIS Ombudsman's Webinar Series: Services for Noncitizen Veterans.
On August 2, 2021, the CIS Ombudsman hosted a public webinar to discuss the work being done across the Executive Branch to remove barriers and support our Nation’s noncitizen service members, veterans, and immediate family members of service members.
Veterans may question the meaning of their service or whether it was worth the sacrifices they made. They may feel more moral distress about experiences they had during their service. It’s normal to feel this way.
Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas and Secretary of Veterans Affairs Denis R. McDonough announced a new initiative to support our Nation’s noncitizen service members, veterans, and the immediate family members of service members.
The DoD SkillBridge program is an opportunity for Service members to gain valuable civilian work experience with DHS during the last 180 days of service. SkillBridge connects Service members with DHS Components in real-world job experiences.
Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced its intention to hire hundreds of veterans identified at a veterans jobs fair in August 2017.
Many of the missions of the Department of Homeland Security align with the deep sense of service and security that is fundamental to those who serve in our armed forces. We are proud to have more than 54,500 veterans—nearly 28% of our entire workforce—at the Department of Homeland Security.
Memorial Day is a time to recognize and honor those brave men and women of the United States military who gave the ultimate sacrifice in defense of this nation.
Honoring the fallen of yesterday, as we protect tomorrow. A surviving U.S. servicemember reflects during a ceremony for the 75th Commemoration of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Official U.S. Coast Guard photo.
A veteran – whether active duty, discharged, retired, or reserve – is someone who, at one point in his or her life, wrote a blank check made payable to the United States of America for an amount up to and including his or her life