Veterans invited to learn about benefits, more at Expo

October 14, 2015

Veterans can learn about benefits available to them when Jackson College hosts a Veterans Benefit Expo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10 in Potter Center.

All veterans and family members of veterans are invited to learn more about veterans benefits. There will be 20 veteran service organizations available, including health care, housing, mental health, and the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency. Keynote speaker for the event will be Rob Price, director for targeted outreach for the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency, who will discuss current issues important to veterans shortly after the beginning of the event, 10 a.m.

Veterans will be able to request and receive a copy of their DD-214 form at the expo. This is a free event, and a light lunch will be provided. For more information, call 517.990.1333, or e-mail Chad Blunt, veterans resource representative,