New Veterans Outreach Office to Open in New Kensington

December 12, 2012 – The Westmoreland County Department of Veterans Affairs will open a satellite office in New Kensington beginning January 9, 2013, and thereafter on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Office hours for the new site will be 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., and it will be closed from 12:00 – 1:00 for lunch. Appointments are preferred. Clients can schedule an appointment by calling the Department’s main office at 724-830-3530.

Services offered at the new location include claims for state and federal veterans’ benefits and benefit counseling.

The office is located at the Magisterial District Court Building, 1100 Fourth Avenue, in New Kensington.

For more information, visit the Veterans Affairs Office on-line at http://www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/westmoreland/cwp/view.asp?a=1458&Q=576985&westmorelandNav=|33738|&westmorelandNav=|