Calendar of Events

  • 2017 Veterans Resource Fair and Homeless Veteran Stand Down

    Start time: 09/15/2017 09:00 AM

    End time: 09/15/2017 01:00 PM

    ​Martin Luther King, Jr. Center
    1028 NE 14th Street, Gainesville

    Alachua County Veteran Services in collaboration with multiple area agencies and organizations will host the "2017 Veterans Resource Fair and Homeless Veteran Stand Down" on September 15, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center (1028 N.E. 14th Street, Gainesville).
    September 15th is National POW/MIA Remembrance Day, and a recognition ceremony will be at this annual event. At the event are resources including employment assistance, housing resources, VA medical enrollment, Medical screenings and education, Veterans Benefits assistance, Clothing resources, Legal services, Food stamp information and application, Social Services and more.
    Alachua County Veteran Services Director Kim Davis said, "The goal this year is to bring as many resources and services together in one location for our veterans to access so they may utilize them or know where to go if they need them."
    For more information, contact Kim Davis at 352-264-6740 or kdavis@alachuacounty.us.