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Veterans resource event scheduled for Monday in McHenry

Randall “Randy” Hultgren
Randall “Randy” Hultgren

McHENRY – A veterans resource discussion will be held Monday at the McHenry Recreation Center.

Veterans and their families are encouraged to come to the meeting which will discuss benefits, claim processing and employment and housing services, according to a news release. U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren is hosting the event.

“Veterans of the Armed Forces and their families face unique challenges when navigating the process of receiving state and federal benefits, and my priority is to make sure veterans are receiving the assistance they deserve,” Hultgren said in a statement. “I invite all 14th District veterans and their families to join me and representatives from local, state and federal agencies and organizations for this important update.”

Representatives from various veterans organizations including the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs, the Lake and McHenry counties Veterans Assistance Commissions, McHenry-based TLS Veterans, Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center and the United States Department of Veterans Affairs will be present.

The event will take be from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the McHenry Recreation Center, 636 Municipal Drive.

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