August 21, 2018
A representative from the Bonner County Veterans Service Office will be in Clark Fork on August 21, 2018, to answer questions about current veteran’s benefits, assist with ongoing claims, and take new claims for benefits for eligible veterans and their dependents. The Bonner County Veteran Service officer, Bryan Hult, will be at the Clark Fork Public Library, 601 Main St., Clark Fork, ID, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Hult will be seeing veterans by appointment only to ensure everyone is given quality time. Appointments must be scheduled no later than Friday, August 17, 2018, by calling Lyndsie Halcro at 208-255-5291. If there are no appointments scheduled for this outreach, the outreach will be canceled.
August 23, 2018
The Fargo Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System (HCS) and Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) will hold a Veterans Town Hall and Claims Clinic August 23, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Ward County Administration Building, located at 225 3rd St. SE, Minot, ND, in the veteran's room on the first floor. The Town Hall is free to both veterans and the public. The purpose is to share information, hear feedback and answer questions about VA health care and benefits. A claims clinic will be held prior to the Town Hall from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Veterans can submit claims for disability compensation benefits and vocational rehabilitation and employment benefits.
August 24, 2018
LA County Department of Military & Veterans Affairs (MVA) will present a day focusing on how female veterans who are interested in completing their educational goals. Speakers and attendees will discuss issues faced when returning to school, including financial obligations, childcare, and how to successfully balance family, work and school. The event is co-sponsored by U.S. VETS Long Beach, the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region, LA Metro, UCLA/VA Veteran Family Wellness Center (VFWC), LA County Dept. of Mental Health, LA County Dept. of Social Services, and the Foundation for Women Warriors. The event will be held at 2001 River Ave., Long Beach, CA 90810, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
August 29, 2018
A Veteran Resource Fair will take place Wednesday, August 29, 2018, from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., in the Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center auditorium, 1011 Honor Heights Dr., Muskogee, OK 74401. The auditorium is on the second floor in the south end of the medical center. Veterans and family members will learn about VA benefits and services, and be allowed to ask questions of Veterans Health Administration and Veterans Benefits Administration staff. The resource fair is also open to the public, congressional stakeholders, veterans service organizations, non-governmental organizations, and community partners. No registration is required and the event is free.
September 19, 2018
A multi-county (Rolette, Towner, Pierce, and McHenry) Veterans Wellness Conference will be held September 19-20, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Sky Dancer Casino Event Center, 3965 Sky Dancer Way NE, Belcourt, ND 58316. It is being sponsored by Rolette County. Many veteran and community health care agencies will be available to assist with questions and disability claims. Please bring a valid VA ID, Veteran ID or DD Form 214. Spouses and family members are welcome.