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Posted on: September 26, 2022

Veterans Leadership Program - Stand Down Pittsburgh

Stand Down Pittsburgh  Veterans Leadership Event

Saturday, October 8th 2022, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm2934 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Free Services for Veterans Include

Food Pantry, Clothing, Personal Hygiene/Care Items, Haircuts, Showers, General Healthcare, Flu Shots, Legal Assistance, ID Cards, Acce...

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: September 15, 2022

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Virtual Veterans Town Hall - Sept 20

Veterans Town Hall

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Virtual Veterans Town Halls allow Veterans, their families and the general public to meet with VA leadership. Attendees can ask questions, tell us what we are doing right and point out ways we can improve our services.

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Military Food Share

Elks USA and PA National Guard logos

The Norwin Elks along with the Pennsylvania National Guard and with the support of the Westmoreland Food Bank will host a Military Share food distribution program at the Norwin Elks at 135 Elks Lane, Irwin, PA 15642 on Thursday, October 13, 2022 between 9...

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: September 1, 2022

Fishing Event for Military Veterans

Veterans Fly Fishing

Dear Military Veterans,

 We are inviting you to join us for our free, annual fishing event.   While originally designed for military veterans with disabilities, we now extend the invitation to all veterans.   Fishing has proven t...

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

NACVSO Issues Details on Recent Changes for Those Affected by Contaminated Water at Camp Lejeune

Julian C Smith Hall, Camp Lejeune

On August 10th of this year, President Biden signed into law the Honoring Our PACT Act of 2022 which granted broad relief to veterans suffering the effects of exposure to toxic chemicals from a range of sources including burn pits. This Act gives benefits...

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: October 27, 2021

Veterans: Get Your Flu Shot Today!

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Eligible, enrolled Veterans can get a FREE flu shot at VA Pittsburgh

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Posted on: October 27, 2021

Mary's Market Emergency Food Pantry

Food Pantry Items

Mary's Market provides canned goods to Veterans who don't always have access to food

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Volunteer DAV Van Drivers Urgently Needed

Volunteer DAV Van Drivers Needed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Matthew Zamosky, Director of Veterans AffairsWestmoreland County724.830.3530   [email protected]

Greensburg, January 19, 2022—Volunteer van drivers are urgently needed for Westmoreland County&am...

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: March 17, 2021

How to Confirm Individual Helping File Your VA Claim is Accredited by US Dept of Veterans Affairs

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The Accreditation Search Index, provides state-by-state contact information, as well as a downloadable list, of Veterans Service Organization (VSO) representatives, attorneys and claims agents who stand ready to assist with preparing VA claims in an ethic...

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: March 2, 2021

Virtual Treatment for Veterans Dealing with Substance Use

Teletherapy for Veterans

Veteran and First Responder (VFR) Healthcare has partnered with PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to provide Intensive Outpatient Treatment via telehealth for substance use disorder specifically designed for Veterans and their families.

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Delays in Obtaining Military Documents for Eligibility Determinations

Dear Funeral Directors:

We are asking for your assistance. As you may be aware, the government’s primary repository for military personnel records, the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC), has been closed to the public since March due to the...

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Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Reminder for Veterans to Review, Update Benefits They Have Earned

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All veterans should occasionally check with an accredited veteran service officer to see if changes in a veteran’s circumstances or changes to benefit policies may have modified the programs they are eligible to receive

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

War Related Illness and Injury Study Center

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War Related Illness and Injury Study CenterClick on the link below for more info.


Veteran's Affairs
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Military Medals

Search our Unclaimed Property database for
military decorations from various conflicts.

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