Hurricane Florence Updates
Keep up-to-date on what you need to know about VA benefits and the impact on VA facilities from Hurricane Florence.
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 | 9:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Ignacio Community Public Library, 470 Goddard Ave, Ignacio, CO 81137
Event: The La Plata County Veterans Service Officer Richard S Schleeter and the Southern Ute Veterans Association are hosting a Veterans outreach event. A representative from the Denver VA regional office available to assist with Veterans Benefits. The Farmington Vet Center will be on site to share information about readjustment counseling, military sexual trauma counseling, spousal groups and family counseling.
Expected Participants: Open to all Veterans who live in La Plata County. Southern Ute veterans are encouraged to attend and learn more about VA benefits.
The Elizabeth Dole Center of Excellence, a new VA virtual research hub, will focus on Veteran caregiver challenges and services
Are you getting ready to use your GI Bill? Learn about the benefits of being on campus in a traditional classroom compared to taking classes online.
The 36th Engineer Brigade, active duty soldiers, their families, and other volunteers repainted the Waco VA Medical Center basketball court to help motivate veterans to stay active.
Tech. Sgt. John Chapman, the combat controller who was killed trying to save the lives of a team of Army Rangers in Afghanistan in 2002, was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor.
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