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Veterans Conference

Saturday, November 7, 2020
11:00 a.m. – noon         Virtual Webinar
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.           Private consultations and hosted bento pickup

Co-hosted by Keiro and East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center

Location for private consultations and hosted bento pickup:
East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center
1203 W. Puente Ave., West Covina, CA 91790

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This free, two-part event, co-hosted by Keiro and East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center, will provide older adult veterans and their dependents, information on how to explore and access various earned benefits available through the Veterans Affairs (VA). As the veterans in Our Community age, it is important properly equipping them to age with confidence and to have access to all of the benefits they have earned through their service.

Registration

Registration is now closed. For questions, please contact programs@keiro.org.

Schedule and Content

11:00 a.m. – noon Virtual Webinar Presentation
Overview of the VA services
This session will cover the major VA Services such as VA medical and eligibility, VA benefits related to healthcare, disability, education and training, as well as national cemetery and Vet center services.

Speaker:
Everett Wong, LCSW and Esperansa Perez, MSW, ACSW
The East Los Angeles Vet Center, United States Department of Veterans Affairs

12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Private consultations and hosted bento pickup
Veterans are welcome to visit ESGVJCC to partake in a free (physically-distanced) counseling session with one of the Vet Center counselors as well as pick up a hosted bento lunch. Note: If you sign up for a private consultation, please be prepared to bring a copy of your DD Form 214.

Community Partners: Veterans Memorial Court Alliance and East Los Angeles Vet Center, United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Sponsors

Go For Broke National Education Center

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact bleong@keiro.org for more information.