OAKHURST — Caring Veterans of America, based in Oakhurst, CA, will be sponsoring a Veterans’ Stand-Down at the Oakhurst Community Center on April 14 & 15, 2023. Now’s your chance to show your support for America’s veterans.
Dates & Times: April 14 & 15, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
- Free Lunch & Drinks
- Free Haircuts
- V.A. Counselors
- Benefit Advisors
- Free Military Gear (Veterans Only)
Please note that you must have your VA/Military ID or DD214 form with you.
For more information, please contact Terry Cole at 559-760-5056 or Bill Hamilton at 559-908-8711.
Oakhurst Community Center
39800 Fresno Flats Road
Oakhurst, CA 93644
About Caring Veterans of America
Caring Veterans of America is a non-profit organization based in Oakhurst, California, that is dedicated to providing support and resources to veterans and their families. This group was established with the aim of improving the lives of those who have served in the military and to help them transition back into civilian life. The organization provides a wide range of services, including financial assistance, counseling, and job training, among others, to veterans and their families.
The group was founded by a group of veterans who saw the need for a dedicated organization to help their fellow veterans. They recognized that many veterans struggle to find employment, mental health services, and other resources they need to succeed after their military service. The founders of Caring Veterans of America saw that this was a significant problem and felt that they could make a difference. They set out to create an organization that would help veterans and their families access the resources they need to thrive in civilian life.
One of the key services offered by Caring Veterans of America is financial assistance. Many veterans face financial challenges after they leave the military, and this organization provides financial support to help them get back on their feet. The group also offers counseling services to help veterans manage the transition back to civilian life. This includes individual counseling and group therapy sessions, which can be extremely beneficial for veterans who are struggling with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues.
Another important aspect of Caring Veterans of America’s mission is job training and employment assistance. The group works with local businesses and organizations to help veterans find jobs that match their skills and experience. They also provide job training and career counseling to help veterans achieve their goals. This is a crucial aspect of the organization’s mission, as many veterans struggle to find meaningful employment after their military service.
Caring Veterans of America is also dedicated to promoting community engagement and supporting veterans as they transition back into civilian life. The group organizes events and activities that bring veterans and their families together, allowing them to connect with others who understand their experiences. This can be incredibly helpful for veterans, who may feel isolated and alone after they leave the military.
Caring Veterans of America provides education and resources to help veterans and their families understand the benefits they are eligible for as a result of their military service. The group works with local organizations and government agencies to ensure that veterans receive the benefits they are entitled to, including health care, education, and employment benefits. This is a critical aspect of the organization’s mission, as many veterans are not aware of the benefits they are eligible for after their service. With its wide range of services and its commitment to making a difference in the lives of veterans, Caring Veterans of America is a true asset to the Oakhurst community and to the nation as a whole.
Check out this short video to see what happens at a veterans’ stand down!