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Veterans Rover Program to Visit Silver Springs, Dayton, Minden

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The Nevada Office of Veterans Services (NOVS) Veterans Outreach "ROVER" Program will visit these areas to reach out to veterans in the area. Veterans and military personnel will be able to meet with a Veterans Service Officer (VSO) learn about benefits and services they may be eligible for but unaware of.

"We're asking local businesses, city officials and anyone willing to help us spread the word, to post a flyer at their location or download and email the flyer to their personal network," said Executive Deputy Director, Kat Miller. To download; go to the NOVS ROVER page at http://www.veterans.nv.gov/rover.html to find the ROVER schedule and scroll down to the date of the event.

Tuesday, March 12 - Silver Springs Senior Center - 2945 Fort Churchill - 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Wednesday, March 13 - Dayton Senior Center - 320 Old Dayton Valley Road - 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Thursday, March 14 - Minden VA Clinic - 925 Ironwood Drive, Suite 2102 - 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Veterans and family members can make an appointment to meet with a Veterans Service Officer to discuss their benefits. Walk-in appointments will also be accepted. For more information, or to schedule an advanced appointment, contact Pamela Roberts (775) 688-1653 ext 6 or Barbara at (775) 321-4880. Veterans are advised to bring a copy of their DD-214 discharge document and/or current VA claim(s) correspondence. If the claim involves their dependents, veterans should bring marriage and/or birth certificates as well as social security numbers of their dependents.

The ROVER Program is funded by donations to the Veterans Gift Account that is supported by the Nevada Veterans License Plate Program. With mission-focused employees, NOVS is responsible for the administration of two State Veterans Memorial Cemeteries, a State Veterans Home, and a State-wide Veterans Service Officer program. NOVS is instrumental in connecting Nevada's veterans and their families with benefits and assistance from both the State and Federal government. For more information, call (866) 630-VETS or visit www.veterans.nv.gov.

From Nevada Office of Veterans Services

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