Disabled American Veterans (DAV) to Provide Assistance to D'Youville Students
On Sept 22 and 24, representatives from the nonprofit will provide free benefits consultation to current and former members of the U.S. military.
Buffalo, New York – September 19, 2015 – Representatives from the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) nonprofit organization will be on the D'Youville College campus on Tuesday, September 22 and Thursday, September 24 from 8 AM until 4 PM both days.
Representatives will provide free assistance to current and former members of the U.S. military through their mobile service office. They will advise individuals about the benefits and services available to them through their military service, including the GI Bill, disability claims, Veterans Affairs healthcare and VA home loans. They will be housed in an RV-style vehicle (DAV Mobile Service Office) in Parking Lot A, off Fargo Avenue Circle. Students are advised to bring their claim number, Social Security number, and any other pertinent documentation such as DD Form 214.
On Tuesday, September 22 from 11AM to 1PM, Howard Brittain, who serves as National Area Supervisor (Area 10) and Timothy McGowan, Assistant Supervisor, National Service Officer from Disabled American Veterans will speak in Madonna Lounge (located in Madonna Hall).
The DAV’s mission is empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. They accomplish this by making sure veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available.
These free events are sponsored by the D’Youville Student Veterans of America (SVA) Chapter.