FAIR LAWN, N.J. -- The Fair Lawn Veterans Affairs Department is hosting a Veterans Information and Outreach Fair, on Saturday, May 7, in order to assist Veterans in finding resources, programs and services that they may need.
This event is free and open to all veterans. Information or presentations will be available on the following topics:
- charitable organizations
- college programs and the GI Bill
- PTSD assistance
- readjustment and referral services
- female veteran services
- social services
- veteran benefit entitlements
- Veteran Health Care Network
- veteran home care
Some of the service providers who will be present include the Bergen County Clerk's office, Bergen County Veterans services, ESGR Employer support of the guard and reserve, and the New Jersey State Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. To get a Bergen County resident veteran ID card from the clerk's office, bring your DD-214 and photo ID.
Among many others, exhibitors include the American Legion, Bergen Community College, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, Headstrong Project, North Hudson Community Action Corporation, Project Healing Waters, Rock Our Vets, and Vets Chat & Chew. For a full list of the exhibitors, click here.
Veterans can RSVP here. An RSVP is not required, but it will help prepare enough seating for presentations, refreshments for attendees, and to contact participants, in case of any important updates or changes.
The fair will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fair Lawn Community Center, 10-10 20th St., in Fair Lawn. For more information please contact 201-794-5314 or email Veterans@fairlawn.org.
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