VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs to Host Benefits Information Fair
April 15, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Veterans Affairs to Host Benefits Information Fair
OMAHA, Neb., — Veterans and their families are invited to an information fair to learn about U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs benefits and services April 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, Grand Island Division, in Building 6, 2201 N. Broadwell Ave.
Booths include the VA’s Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, regional office and mobile vet center. In addition, several community organizations that provide services to Veterans will be available, including the Social Security Administration.
The event is being presented by the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, Grand Island Division Veterans’ Advisory Board.
For more information about the event, call Travis Karr at 308-398-7376.
About VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
The VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System’s mission is to honor America’s Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being. VA NWIHCS employees serve more than 161,000 Veterans in Nebraska, western Iowa and portions of Kansas and Missouri. The system includes a tertiary medical center in Omaha and a Community Living Center in Grand Island, Neb. Community-based outpatient clinics are located in Lincoln, Grand Island, North Platte, Norfolk, and Bellevue, Neb., and Shenandoah, Iowa; and a contract outreach clinic in O’Neill, Neb. For more information, visit http://www.nebraska.va.gov
For further information, contact:
Will Ackerman -- Public Affairs Officer, VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
Office: (402) 995-4719; Cell: (402) 332-6780