Stand down for homeless, at-risk veterans May 22 in Atlantic City

Stand down for homeless, at-risk veterans May 22 in Atlantic City

The American Legion Department of New Jersey will conduct a stand down for homeless and at-risk veterans May 22 in Atlantic City.

The South Jersey Regional Stand Down will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at All Wars Memorial Soldiers Home, 1510 Adriatic Ave., Atlantic City, N.J.

Services available to veterans at the stand down include VA medical, mental health, benefits, claims, housing and employment. Lunch will be provided, and men’s and women’s clothing and hygiene products will be available.

In addition to national and state VA, other agencies supporting the stand down include Elks, New Jersey Casino Control Commission, and New Jersey State Parole.