Rep. Justin Simmons, R-131st, will host hours in his district office in Coopersburg Nov. 3 for area veterans and their families to receive assisting regarding programs and benefits.
Appointments are available 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for veterans to meet with a veterans outreach specialist from the American Legion to answer questions about veteran benefits and help file claims.
Some of the issues the outreach specialist can help with include:
*Compensation and pension claims
*Enrollment in the VA health care system
*Burial and survivor benefits
*Obtaining military personnel and medical records.
To schedule an appointment, call 610-282-0160.
Simmons’ Coopersburg district office is at 21 N. Main St., Unit 9.