Veterans' Benefits: Learn How Veterans Can Age in Place - Broome County Public Library (Exhibit Room)

Date: 
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Family caregivers are invited to attend a presentation on Thursday, August 1 from 1:00 – 3:00 PM at the Broome County Public Library (Exhibit Room), 185 Court Street in Binghamton. “Veterans’ Benefits: Learn How Veterans Can Age in Place” will be presented by staff from the Office for Aging, the Veterans’ Health Administration, and the NY State Division of Veterans’ Services.

This informational seminar for veterans, spouses, and caregivers will focus on the topic of aging-in-place, and will include the following discussions:

 

  • A Veterans’ Service Officer will discuss monetary benefits from VA Disability Compensation and Pension, and the basics of how to apply for these benefits.
  • The Veterans’ Health Administration will discuss health services available locally, how to access these services, and supports available for caregivers.
  • The Mission Act for improved access to community care will also be discussed.

Pre-registration is requested; please call (607) 778- 2411 to reserve your seat.