VA Western New York Healthcare System
VA Health Care Enrollment
October 16, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Evangeline Conley, Public Affairs Officer
Phone: (716) 862-8753 Cell: (716) 512-9338
VA Western New York Healthcare System will host two VA health care enrollment sessions in Niagara County at the VA Lockport Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) on Friday, October 9, 2015 and the VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Niagara Falls on Friday, October 16, both from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The October 9 session will take place at the VA clinic’s 5883 Snyder Drive location in Lockport, New York and the October 16 event will take place at VA clinic, 2201 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls. The good news for enrollment eligible Veterans is that VA Health Care coverage meets the new health care law’s standards.
Veteran benefits counselors will assist Veterans with enrolling in VA health care and provide information about other Veterans benefits such as compensation and pension and other state and federal benefits Veterans may have coming to them that often go unused. Flu vaccines are available and will be provided as well as photos for VA identification cards for eligible Veterans.
Bring discharge papers and 2014 financial information for proper benefits counseling. For more information, about these enrollment sessions, please call (716) 438-3890 (Lockport) and (716) 862-8580 (Niagara Falls).