๐Ÿ“ข Mental Health Awareness Month Community Resource Booth ๐Ÿ“ข

Join us in observance of Mental Health Awareness Month! AMVETS is hosting a Community Resource Booth where you can access valuable mental health resources and support.

๐Ÿ—“๏ธ Dates & Locations:

  • May 22, 2024 | 10AM – 1PM | Lemoore Christian Aid
  • May 29, 2024 | 1:30PM – 3:30PM | Kettleman City KCAO Family Resource Center

Stop by and learn more about the services available in your community! Together, let’s prioritize mental health and well-being.

๐Ÿ“… Save the Date: VA Wellness Wednesday Financial Education

Join us for VA Wellness Wednesday Financial Education, where we’ll dive into understanding Your Social Security benefits.

Event Details:

  • ๐Ÿ—“๏ธ Date: May 15th, 2024
  • โฐ Time: Two sessions available: 9am & 12pm PT / 12pm & 3pm ET
  • ๐Ÿ’ป Registration: Register using QR code or visit cvent.me/yqgnnrr

Session Overview: We’ve all contributed to Social Security for years. As we plan for retirement, it’s essential to understand how to maximize these benefits. This session will provide you with the resources you need to help reach your retirement goals.

During this class, you will learn:

  • How to enroll in Social Security benefits
  • Strategies to maximize your Social Security income
  • How to secure your retirement, disability, and death benefits

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights into your Social Security benefits! ๐Ÿ’ฐ #FinancialEducation #SocialSecurity #RetirementPlanning #WellnessWednesday

๐ŸŒฎ Kings County Wreaths Across America Taco Fundraiser

๐ŸŒฎ Kings County Wreaths Across America Taco Fundraiser

Join us for the Kings County Wreaths Across America Taco Fundraiser on May 21, 2024, from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm at Fraternal Hall. This drive-thru dinner will include Chicken or Asada Tacos, Rice, Beans, & Toppings catered by Valle Grullense Bar & Grill.

Event Details:

  • ๐Ÿ“… Date: May 21, 2024
  • โฐ Time: 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
  • ๐Ÿ“ Location: Fraternal Hall, Drive-Thru Dinner

For questions, please contact Missy Chavez at (559) 410-1032 or Michelle Vandersteen at (559) 362-2923. To donate, visit our website: [Wreaths Across America](http:/ /www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/CA0509)

Come support our troops and enjoy delicious tacos! ๐ŸŒฎ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ #WreathsAcrossAmerica #TacoFundraiser #SupportOurTroops #KingsCounty

๐ŸŒ๏ธโ€โ™‚๏ธ11th Annual Veterans Memorial Day Golf Tournament

We’re excited to announce the 11th Annual Veterans Memorial Day Golf Tournament, taking place on Thursday, May 16, 2024, at Sunnyside Country Club.

Event Details:

  • ๐Ÿ“… Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024
  • โฐ Time: Shotgun Starts at 11:00 am
  • ๐Ÿ“ Location: Sunnyside Country Club

Features:

  • Men’s Flights
  • Women’s Flights
  • Closest to the Pin Contest
  • Long Drive Contests
  • Putting Contest
  • Most Accurate Shot
  • Mixed Flight

Proceeds Benefit: Fresno Veterans Hospital

Hosted By:

  • American Legion
  • Central Valley Blue Star Moms
  • Clovis VFW
  • Vietnam Vets of America

For further information, please call 559.269.1920 or 559.269.8767. Don’t miss this opportunity to support our veterans and enjoy a day of golf! #VeteransGolf #MemorialDay #SupportOurVeterans #ClovisVeteransDistrict

๐ŸŒŸ Join Us for the VA 2K 2024 Event!

Mark your calendars for Wednesday, May 15, 2024, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM, as we host the VA 2K 2024 event!

Event Details:

  • ๐Ÿ“… Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2024
  • โฐ Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
  • ๐Ÿ“ Location: Meet on the front steps of the main hospital building

๐ŸŒˆ GLOW UP YOUR HEALTH:

  • Wear neon/bright colors to spread positivity and energy!
  • Award for the Most-Spirited Department

๐Ÿค Collecting Donations for Homeless Veterans: We are collecting donations for homeless veterans. Recommended donations include Gas Cards, Grocery Cards, Hand Sanitizer, Hygiene gear, Backpacks (highly requested for making kits), Underwear (Men’s size Large & XL), Sweatpants (Sizes Large & XL), Jackets (Light-weight & waterproof), and Shoes (Menโ€™s size 9, 10, 11 – Athletic shoes or slip-on shoes).

Let’s come together to support our homeless veterans and promote health and wellness in our community! ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ’š #VA2K2024 #VeteransHealth #CommunitySupport

๐ŸŽ‰ Grand Opening of Visalia Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC)

We’re thrilled to announce the grand opening of the Visalia Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC), marking a new chapter in healthcare for our South Valley Veterans.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Tours:

  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2024
  • Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
  • Location: 500 N. Santa Fe Street, Visalia

Veterans and their families are invited to join us for this special occasion. Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 1st to secure your spot.

Key Features of Visalia CBOC:

  • Square Footage: 23,300 square feet
  • Opening Date: May 20, 2024

Important Information:

  • The Tulare clinic will remain open through Wednesday, May 15 at 4:30 PM.
  • Staff will undergo orientation and mandatory training on May 16th and 17th.
  • There will be no in-person clinic services at Tulare or Visalia VA clinics on May 16th or 17th. Veterans needing care can use our On-Demand Services by calling (559) 225-6100. Alternatively, visit local urgent care clinics, your local emergency room, or VA Fresno Medical Center for care on those two days.

We look forward to celebrating with you as we embark on this new journey of providing top-notch healthcare services to our veterans. ๐Ÿฅ๐ŸŽˆ #VisaliaCBOC #GrandOpening #VeteransHealthcare