The Portland Veterans Stand Down will be Friday, Sep. 9th, from 8 am-2pm at the Memorial Coliseum. Registration is not required. Transportation can be provided for veterans; free parking will be available, and child care will be provided.
The collaborative event coordinated by the VA and other organizations will include community agencies that provide services to veterans experiencing homelessness such as food, shelter, clothing, health screenings, VA and Social Security benefits counseling, and referrals to a variety of other necessary services such as housing, employment, substance abuse treatment and legal services. Free meals, military surplus items and other items will be provided
For more information about the event, contact Lauren Holt, development associate/volunteer coordinator, at Lauren.Holt@tprojects.org.