Cheyenne, WY (KGWN) - A state of Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services in Wyoming cities throughout April.
Vicki Richards is available to meet with veterans and their families to discuss state and federal veterans' benefits, Department of Veterans Affairs claims, or VA healthcare. Richards can also help veterans and their families apply for benefits, file claims or request healthcare.
Her office is located at the Joint Forces Readiness Center, 5800 Central Ave., in Cheyenne, and she will also be available at the following locations:
*Cheyenne - 17, at the Joint Forces Readiness Center, 5800 Central Ave., from 9 a.m. - noon; April 30, at Little America, 2800 W. Lincolnway, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., attending the regional Hiring Our Heroes Veterans event.
*Rawlins - April 16 and 29, at the Rawlins VA Clinic, 1809 E. Daley St., from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.; April 21, at the Senior Center, 545 15th St., from 10 - 11 a.m., attending the Cheyenne Veterans Administration Medical Center Whistlestop Tour.
*Laramie - April 2 and 22, at the Laramie VA Clinic, 112 S. 5th St., from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.; April 3 and 25, at the University of Wyoming, 1000 E. University Ave., Knight Hall, Rm. 241, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.; April 21, at the American Legion, 417 E. Ivinson St., from 3 - 4 p.m., attending the Cheyenne Veterans Administration Whistlestop Tour.
*Saratoga - April 15 and 28, at the Community Center, 210 W. Elm St., from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
During periods of inclement weather, please check with the staff at the outreach locations to ensure the veterans service officer will be available.
Please contact Richards at 307-214-2112 for more information, or to schedule an appointment at any of the above locations.