Outreach hours in Lehighton for veterans
State Rep. Doyle Heffley is announcing his veterans outreach hours for the remaining weeks of September.
The Mobile Veterans Center will visit the American Legion in Lehighton on Monday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The legion is located at 314 Veterans Ave. Some of the services provided at the center for veterans and their dependents include individual, group, family and bereavement counseling; medical referrals; assistance in applying for Veterans Affairs benefits; employment counseling; guidance and referrals; and alcohol and drug assessments.
In addition, the legion will have an outreach specialist at Heffley's district office in Lehighton on Thursday, Sept. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The office is located at 110 North Third Street, 2nd Floor. Area veterans may seek assistance during those hours for information pertaining to specific benefits and programs.
"We're pleased to offer these services to Pennsylvania's veterans," Heffley said. "We value their service and contributions to their communities."
To schedule an appointment or to discuss any other legislative issue, please call Heffley's district offices, in Lehighton at (610) 377-6363 or in Albrightsville at (570) 722-8700.