Support for our Heroes

Let's make sure no veteran has to fight for a job at home after they fight for our nation overseas.

Employment Resources for Veterans

President Obama believes that no veteran should have to fight for a job at home after they fight for our nation overseas.

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Let's ensure no barriers stand between our veterans and their families and access to a quality, affordable education.

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Let's work to combat the tolls that the stress of war, multiple deployments, and frequent moves can take.

Find information on Military Veteran and Service Member License Portability

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Joining Forces is all about coming together to support our nation’s military families.
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Post- 9/11 GI Bill Beneficiaries

Veterans, service members, survivors, and eligible dependents can quickly and easily calculate their GI Bill benefits at more than 10,000 approved schools and job training programs.

Joining Forces Third Anniversary

Three years ago, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden started Joining Forces to show their appreciation for the incredible families across America who do so much for our country not just with words, but with real, concrete action.

Our Armed Forces and their families make great sacrifices, and when their service is concluded, we must help them accomplish a successful transition to the civilian labor force. We have taken significant action to create a “career-ready military” and streamline the transition process.

First Lady Michelle Obama is challenging America’s CEOs to create bold solutions to solve the problem of veteran unemployment.

Learn About Our Military

Our military service members represent only 1 percent of our population, but they shoulder the responsibility of protecting our entire Nation. Missing birthdays, anniversaries, graduations and so many of the daily moments we spend with the people we love, they make incredible sacrifices. But, they do not make them alone.

Explore a map to discovery military presences around the country and learn more about our military families and how you can support them.

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For years, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden have met with military families, learned about their successes and challenges, and made it their priority to support them.

Dr. Jill Biden at the USO

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