Monday, September 09, 2013

VA Will Hold 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony and Outreach Event



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                      Date: September 7, 2013

Contact:   Evangeline Conley, Public Affairs Officer

Phone:     (716) 862-8753  Cell:  (716) 512-9338

Fax:         (716) 862-8755


VA Will Hold 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony and Outreach Event

VA Western New York Healthcare System will hold a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony and Community Outreach Open House on Wednesday, September 11 at the Batavia site, 222 Richmond Ave. from 11 a. m. to 1 p.m. This special event will take place in Building 4 Auditorium with VA and community services in the Recreation Hall on the first floor. 

Annually, we remember the victims of this tragic event and come together as a community to increase awareness about services to help Veterans. Veterans will be able to enroll in VA health care and learn about other benefits they may have earned. Veterans, families and the public is invited to the event, brought in partnership by the VA Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Program and PTSD Peer Support Volunteers, community partners, Senior Corps RSVP of Genesee County and Genesee AmeriCorps. For more information, call 585-297-1207.

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