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Holiday Collection Drive To Support Veterans

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Town Clerk Richard LaMarca today announced that the Town will host a Holiday Collection Drive in support of the Northport VA. From December 1st through December 20th, residents are invited to donate toiletries, clothing, and gift cards at Town Hall North (54 Audrey Ave, Oyster Bay), Town Hall […]
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Zeldin, Underwood, Duckworth, Brownley, Fitzpatrick Introduce No Coronavirus Copays for Veterans Act

Representatives Lee Zeldin (R, NY-01), Lauren Underwood (D, IL-14), Julia Brownley (D, CA-26), and Brian Fitzpatrick (R, PA-01) introduced bipartisan legislation to eliminate cost barriers to COVID-19 vaccinations for veterans. The No Coronavirus Copays for Veterans Act ensures that veterans who receive health care from the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) are not
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Rep. Zeldin Reintroduces Bipartisan Bill to Permanently Extend Housing Grant Program for Low-Income Veterans

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) reintroduced the Supporting Veteran Families in Need Act (H.R. 492), which is cosponsored by Representatives Tom Suozzi (D, NY-3) and Elise Stefanik (R, NY-21), to make permanent the Supportive Services Veteran Families (SSVF) program. This program provides grants to nonprofit groups and consumer cooperatives that aid veterans with services
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PSEG Long Island Employees Donate more than $1,500 in Gift Cards To Help Veterans Get To And From Vital Medical Appointments at the VA

PSEG Long Island employees recently delivered more than $500 in Uber gift cards and $1,000 in Walmart gift cards to be distributed to formerly homeless veterans through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-VA Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) department of the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC). The Walmart cards will provide the veterans with
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Help a Veteran…& Two Local Businesses!

Suffolk County United Veterans (SCUV) continues to provide essential emergency housing and support services to homeless Veterans during this COVID-19 emergency. Our 23-bed Vets Place shelter operates 24/7 thanks to our dedicated team committed to keeping our doors open to help those who have served our country. In this emergency, we are also housing a […]