The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs will sponsor a Veterans Resources Fair and Town Hall meeting at Pine Bluff from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21. The event will be held at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Services Center, 211 W. Third Ave.
The purpose is to ensure that all veterans know of the services and benefits available to them. Veterans’ questions will be answered by VA leadership and experts throughout the event, according to a news release.
The VA resources fair and town hall will give Pine Bluff-area veterans the opportunity to register for VA services, check their eligibility, learn about primary care, specialty clinics, mental health programs, whole health, therapy services, access to care, the Choice Program, education benefits, VA loans, Community Based Outpatient Clinics, and many other services, according to the release.
“A special whole health demonstration will be featured with demonstrations of yoga, Tai Chi, acupuncture, mindfulness and other areas, according to a news release.”
VA agencies include the Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System (CAVHS), 501-257-1000; Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Regional Office, 501-370-3800; and the Veterans Affairs Department in Pine Bluff, 870-541-5495.