Veterans of all ages, military family and friends and the general public are invited to a free Veteran Health and Information Fair on Tuesday, May 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky. (Enter from Ohio 250 and follow signs to Veterans Hall).
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs representatives will be on hand to discuss VA Healthcare enrollment and eligibility and other benefits. Information available for all Veterans, from Operation New Dawn to World War II.
The fair also features:
• Free health and vision screenings;
• Local, state, federal and community exhibits, including Terra State Community College, Amvets Career Center, the Parma Vet Center, the Blue Star Mothers of America and more;
• Ohio Patriot Guard Riders with information about Veteran escorts;
• Door prizes, refreshments and giveaways.
U.S. Army Veteran Daniel Hutchison, founder of Ohio Combat Veterans, will speak at 12:30 p.m. about the issues that today’s returning troops face.
Bring your DD-214 or Military ID card if available. For information contact Stein Hospice,
The fair is sponsored by Stein Hospice and hosted by the Ohio Veterans Home.