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September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

The suicide rate for veterans is 1.5 times higher than that of the general population. In 2007 the VA established the Veterans Crisis Line, a free, confidential, 24-hour hotline for veterans and their families and friends.

The 800-number was replaced by a shorter, easier-to-remember three-digit number, 988. Then press 1.

Text (838255) and online chat (veteranscrisisline.net) options are also available.

Welcome to the Veterans Business Outreach Center of Florida’s website. We are honored to help military veterans and spouses start and succeed in a small business of their own. We stand ready to give you the information and assistance you need to succeed in business in Florida.

 

First, check out BASIC TRAINING and BUSINESS RESOURCES. Then, click on the DOG TAG above to register for services.  CLICK HERE to see upcoming events.

Basic Training

Useful tools and training in the most common skillsets entrepreneurs will need to start and succeed! From feasibility and business plan development to legal issues and government contracting…

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Business Partners

The US Small Business Administration (SBA) is the clear choice for business intel. The Institute for Veterans & Families (IVMF), creator of the DoD’s “Boots to Business” training programs, offers FREE…

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Boots To Business

Boots to Business: Introduction to Entrepreneurship two-day training class for transitioning active duty military and military spouses is a collaborative effort between the US Small Business Administration (SBA)…

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Veterans Business Outreach Center

at Gulf Coast State College

Student Union West, Rooms 326-330
5230 W Hwy 98, Panama City, FL 32401
800-542-7232

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Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.

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