LOS ANGELES – VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System is hosting an Open House for Veterans at the Oxnard Community Based Outpatient Clinic located on 1690 Universe
Circle, Oxnard, CA 93033 on May 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Veterans and family members can receive information about VA specialty programs, local job opportunities and healthcare enrollment.
“The open house is a one-stop shop for Veterans in Ventura County,” said Charles Green, chief of outreach. “This is the 10th anniversary of the Open House events, and every year the event has grown bigger attracting more vendors and Veterans.” VA Oxnard physicians, nurses and social workers will meet with eligible Veterans to discuss their healthcare needs. VA representatives from MyHealtheVet, patient education resource center, weight loss programs, National Cemetery and Veteran benefits personnel are some of the few VA vendors rounding out the list of participants. “We want to continue bringing community partners, local VA resources and Veterans together to provide benefits and services to assist our Nation’s heroes. This is a wonderful opportunity for family members to learn about services and support available to them as well,” said Green.
Veterans can enjoy giveaways, free lunch and as a bonus, Veterans in the healthcare system that bring a fellow Veteran who gets enrolled, receives a special gift bag. For clinic addresses, additional information on enrollment or media related questions call Charles Green at (424) 645–9865 or visit www.losanges.va.gov.