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Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 07:30 AMNorthport VA in Northport, NY
The Northport VA holds their 2017 Mental Health Summit on September 20, 7:30am – 12pm. The purpose of the summit is to enhance the mental health and well-being of veterans and their family members through increased collaboration between the VA and the community. This year’s summit will highlight Suicide Prevention and Military Sexual Trauma.
After the summit, attendees are invited to tour the grounds. There is no cost to attend the event.
Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 09:00 AMNorthport
Honor Flight Long Island is a group that takes WWII veterans to the WWII Memorial in Washington, DC, for free, so that they can experience the memorial that was built to honor them all.
The next honor flight is September 23 and HFLI is now accepting applications from WWII and Korean War veterans to attend.
For more information, visit www.honorflightlongisland.org or call 631-702-2423. HFLI has been in operation since 2007 and has flown over 1350 Long Island WWII Veterans to DC.
Monday, September 25, 2017 at 11:00 AMManhattan VA in New York, NY
NY Legal Assistance Group offers an informational presentation called "Consumer Debt & Bankruptcy Law" on September 25, 11am.