Rep. Sherrill To Hold Virtual “Monday with Mikie” on Resources for Veterans During COVID-19

August 20, 2020
Press Release

Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced today a fourth virtual “Monday with Mikie” meeting focused on resources for veterans during COVID-19. Rep. Sherrill will be joined on August 24th by panelists who will update veterans on VA services during the pandemic, provide information for veteran-owned businesses, as well as highlight COVID-related resources available for mental health, substance abuse, and housing.

“Our Monday with Mikie next week will be focused on sharing resources available to veterans during the pandemic,” said Representative Sherrill. “Our office has assisted veterans throughout the public health crisis, and this virtual meeting is a way to gather stakeholders and providers we work with who serve the veteran community across North Jersey to answer questions on issues related to healthcare, the VA, and small businesses.”

Rep. Sherrill is also partnering with the Department of Veterans Affairs, Newark Regional Office, for a Telephonic Veterans Claims Clinic on August 24, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Veterans, Active Duty service members, Reservists, and family members with questions about VA claims, military benefits or who are interested in learning more about benefits can email NJ11Veterans@mail.house.gov to connect with our Military and Veterans Liaison.

DETAILS:

WHAT: Virtual “Monday with Mikie” on COVID-19 Resources for Veterans

WHO

Representative Mikie Sherrill

Amy Amoroso, Director SBA Veterans Business Outreach Center Region II

Dave Brimmer, Community Outreach Program Coordinator, VA NJ Health Care System

Scott Dadaian, Veterans Outreach Program Specialist, Secaucus Vet Center

David Pearson, Catholic Charities Veteran Services

Carmine Deo, Executive Director, Community Hope

Geri Moss, Clinician, Atlantic Health True North Program for Veterans

WHEN: Monday, August 24th

TIME: 12:00 PM

HOW TO WATCH: Residents can register for the virtual meeting here:

https://ushr.webex.com/ushr/onstage/g.php?MTID=e82021db3a44006a7c23b126dfd52a779 

***Scroll to the bottom of the page and click “Register”***

TO LISTEN VIA PHONE: 415-527-5035

ACCESS CODE: 199 670 5859

TO SUBMIT A QUESTION: Click here.

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