The Warwick Valley VFW has opened an information center at 10 Colonial Ave. in Warwick NY. The center is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is a licensed counselor available on site on Fridays from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. by appointment. To make an appointment, call 554-9634.
Other services available for veterans at the center include: veterans benefits and resource assistance, education information on the GI Bill and vocational rehabilitation, computer classes every Saturday (reservation required), resume writing and professional writing, mock interview coaching, and a free yoga class with acupuncture.
The VFW holds their monthly meetings on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at 25 Church St. in Warwick.
Throughout the year the VFW Post 4662 Auxiliary continues to honor veterans. The mission of the Auxiliary is to honorably support the veterans of Post 4662 in achieving the mutual objective to serve all veterans, the military and the community. Many opportunities exist within the Auxiliary to fulfill this mission.
The Auxiliary is currently recruiting new members and encouraging participation in this noble mission. For more information call the Veterans Information Center at 988-VETS (8387), send an email to WarwickValleyvfw@gmail.com or find the VFW on Facebook.