VA to host Veteran Town Halls in Brimley, Sault Ste. Marie and St. Ignace
Veterans and their families are invited to veteran town halls in Brimley, Sault Ste. Marie and St. Ignace, Wednesday and Thursday, March 8-9, 2017. The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center will be hosting these town halls on:
March 8, 2 p.m. - Brimley, Bay Mills Resort and Casino Horizon Conference Center.
March 8, 6 p.m. - Sault Ste. Marie, American Legion Post 3
March 9, 10 a.m. - St. Ignace, VFW Post 5144
The town halls are open to all Veterans and their families and friends.
Leaders from the VA medical center, Escanaba Vet Center, Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency and area Veteran Service Officers will be on hand to provide a presentation on VA benefits and services, discuss updates to the Veterans Choice Program and other initiatives to increase access to VA healthcare, and listen to Veterans’ comments and concerns.
In the last four years the VA medical center has conducted 35 Veteran Town Halls throughout the Upper Peninsula and northern Wisconsin. Any questions can be directed to VA Public Affairs Officer Brad Nelson at 800-215-8262, ext. 32001.