Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, in coordination with the United Veterans Organization (UVO), will host a Veterans Stand Down on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at the Freeport Armory, located at 63 Babylon Turnpike in Freeport.
The Stand Down provides veterans with assistance in securing entitled benefits, job counseling and legal advice. Clothes and food donated from the community will be available to the veterans, as well as haircuts, medical screening and enrollment in the VA health care system. Representatives from Nassau County agencies will be participating, including the Departments of Social Services, Health, and Human Services. The Salvation Army, State Department of Labor, Department of Veterans Affairs, State Division of Veterans Affairs and The Red Cross will also participate in the Stand Down.
The Stand Down is hosted by the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency with assistance from volunteers representing all service organizations. For more information, please contact the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency at (516) 572-6565.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
63 Babylon Turnpike