Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System
VA, Local Community to Provide Services for Homeless Veterans
August 20, 2018
A “Stand Down for Homeless Veterans” will be held Saturday, September 29 at First United Methodist Church in Tulsa. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the church campus, which is located at 1115 S. Boulder Ave.
The event is open to Veterans only from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and the public from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Veterans should bring a DD 214 or VA ID to verify Veteran status.
The Stand Down is free and will provide food, clothing, housing and employment resources, health screenings, VA Benefits information and more.
The Stand Down for Homeless Veterans is being sponsored by the Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System Homeless Program along with numerous community partners in an effort to end Veteran homelessness.
For more information about this event, please contact Melanie Goldman at 918-610-2047 or visit www.csctulsa.org/tulsa-stand-down.
National Call Center for Homeless Veterans
Veterans who are homeless or at risk of homelessness—and their family members, friends and supporters—can call 1-877-4AID VET (877-424-3838) to speak with trained counselors who are ready to talk confidentially 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Or visit https://www.va.gov/homeless/.