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Lincoln VA to hold Homeless Veterans Stand Down

Stand Down is a term that is used by the military give rest and respite for military troops on the battlefield. VA Stand Downs are one-day events to give Veterans who are homeless, near-homeless, or at-risk of homelessness an opportunity to come in from the homeless battlefield and get VA assistance. Lincoln VA holds its Stand Down Oct. 1 at the Pinnacle Arena.

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Events & Classes

Lincoln Book Club
Sep 30, 2014  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  (CST)  
Director's Conference Room, Lincoln VA, 600 S. 70th St., Lincoln, NE

Omaha VA Pantry for Veterans
Oct 1, 2014  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  (CST)  
825 Dorcas St, Ste. 200, Omaha, NE

Veterans Stand Down
Oct 1, 2014  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM  (CST)  
Pinnacle Bank Arena Haymarket, 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive

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