JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Officials from the Veterans Administration of Jackson will be in Petal on Wednesday, September 28th, to help veterans in the area that would otherwise be unable to travel to the capital for assistance.
Regional office personnel and medical staff will also be on hand.
The event will be held at the Petal Civic Center, located at 712 S. Main Street and will begin at 10:00 and end at 1:00, or until the last veteran has been assisted.
Officials will be on hand to provide the following services and information:
- Eligibility determination
- Registration enrollment
- Physical exams
- Patient education
- Veterans benefit literature
- Women veterans literature
Those who plan on attending the session are asked to provide their DD 214 with them.
For additional information you may contact, Tom Hardges, Recreation Director for the City of Petal: 601-554-5440.