Outreach event to be held for veterans

Friday, Aug. 24, 2018 9:05 PM

Southern Ute Veterans Association, with La Plata County Veterans Service Officer Richard Schleeter, will hold an outreach event for veterans from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 5 in the Multi-Purpose Building, 258 Ute Road, in Ignacio.

A representative from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs regional office in Denver will assist veterans, and Farmington Veterans Center staff will share information about readjustment, military sexual trauma, spousal and family counseling.

The event is open to veterans in La Plata County. Southern Ute veterans are encouraged to attend and learn more about benefits. Snacks will be provided.

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