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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 […]
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Legislative Committee Hears How Suffolk County Community College Serves Veterans

Suffolk County Community College’s Director of Veterans Affairs told the Suffolk County Legislature’s Veterans Committee about the myriad ways the college assists veterans with academic and post military service at the committee’s regular meeting on Tuesday December 10. College Director of Veteran’s Affairs Shannon O’Neill, third from right, was joined by Interim Suffolk