Veterans outreach Feb. 27 at Haggerty’s office

HARRISBURG, Feb. 14 – Area veterans are invited to take part in a new monthly support program at the offices of state Rep. Kevin Haggerty.

Jeff Saunders of the American Legion will be in Haggerty's Dunmore office -- located at the Dunmore Community Center, 1414 Monroe Ave. -- from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 27 to provide information on services available to veterans and their families including retirement, benefits and more.

Legion membership is not required to take advantage of the help, but anyone interested is recommended to schedule an appointment through Haggerty’s office at 570-342-2710.

Haggerty said the veterans outreach program will alternate on the fourth Monday of each month between his Dunmore and Eynon offices. The next visit will be March 27 at Haggerty’s Eynon office – 307 Betty St., Suite 4. Appointments for that date may be scheduled by calling 570-876-1111.