Veterans outreach hours are offered next week
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 State Rep. Doyle 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, second floor. Area veterans may seek assistance during those hours for information pertaining to specific benefits and programs.
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.