Posted on: April 21, 2017

Employment services are available for disabled veterans

For veterans with service-connected disabilities so severe that they cannot immediately consider work, the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) Program offers services to improve their ability to live as independently as possible.

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Wills, power of attorney are subject of clinic for veterans

To assist area military veterans and their eligible dependents, the Kenosha County Veterans Services Office is hosting a Wills and Power of Attorney Clinic from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 24, at the Kenosha County Job Center, 8600 Sheridan Road.

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Posted on: September 9, 2016

2016 Stand Down for Homeless Veterans & Benefits Fair

Stand Down for Homeless Veterans
& Veterans Informational/Benefits Fair

Hosted by Racine & Kenosha Counties *Open to all Veterans and Spouses
Date: Saturday, October 1st, 2016 Time: 9am to 2pm
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Posted on: September 9, 2016

Gulf War Veterans’ Medically Unexplained Illnesses

Gulf War Veterans’ Medically Unexplained Illnesses A prominent condition affecting Gulf War Veterans is a cluster of medically unexplained chronic symptoms that can include fatigue, headaches, joint pain, indigestion, insomnia, dizziness, respiratory diso...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Veteran’s aid group to open food pantry at Legion post

A Racine-based veteran’s aid organization is opening a new food pantry in Kensoha.

Veterans Outreach of Wisconsin will open a satellite food pantry beginning Thursday, the pantry will be open once a week at the American Legion Post 21, 504-58th St.

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Posted on: September 6, 2016

Vets may be eligible for service dog benefits

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced on August 18, 2016 that it is piloting a protocol to implement veterinary health benefits for mobility service dogs approved for Veterans with a chronic impairment that substantially limits mobility associ...Read on...