News and Tribune

May 12, 2013

Stand Down to offer services to military, veterans May 18

NEWS AND TRIBUNE
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JEFFERSONVILLE —

The Southern Indiana Military Support Network is hosting a Stand Down saluting service members, veterans, and their families, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., May 18, at Nachand Field House, 601 E. Court Ave., Jeffersonville.

A Stand Down is a community effort to provide much-needed relief to service members, veterans and military families. This Stand Down is a collaborative community event, coordinated by Southern Indiana Military Support Network, The Eric Hall Memorial Foundation and community agencies that serve the homeless and veterans. 

The following services and more will be provided for you and your family free of charge:

• Food 

• Bus passes

• Pre-paid phone calling cards

• Pre-paid gasoline cards

• Haircuts

• Blankets

• Health screenings

• Personal hygiene kits

• Spiritual and personal counseling

• Resume writing assistance

• VA and Social Security benefit counseling

You may also receive referrals to a variety of other necessary services, such as:

• Housing assistance

• Employment counseling

• Substance abuse treatment

For more information contact Mary Lou Densford at 502-262-1698, or email JeffersonvilleStandDown@gmail.com.