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JBVA Resource Fair October 2014

October 23, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

JBVA Resource Fair 2014
Thursday , October 23, 2014
Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
2nd Floor Prescription Room
9:00am – 3:00pm

Veterans Resource Fair Attendees

  1. The American Legion- VA Claim Assistance
  2. America Works of Illinois- Veteran employment assistance
  3. Catholic Charities- assisting with employment, training and housing
  4. Chicago Lighthouse for the blind- seeking qualified candidates for their call center
  5. City of Chicago, Veteran Affairs (Department of Family services)- Flyers/materials
  6. City Colleges of Chicago- Assistance with continuing education
  7. Cook County Veteran Affairs – Flyers/materials
  8. Cook County Veterans Assistance Commission Flyers/materials
  9. DAV (Disabled American Veterans)- Flyers/materials
  10.  DVA Vocational rehab & employment (VBA)- vocational rehab and employment
  11. Illinois Division of Child Support Services-   assisting with Child support services
  12. Illinois Department of Employment- assisting with unemployment benefits
  13.  Illinois Department of Veteran Affairs- Flyers/materials
  14. Inner Voice Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program- employment and housing services
  15.  LAF – Veteran’s Project – legal services for low income Veterans
  16.  National Women Veterans United- Flyers/material
  17.  Safe Haven Foundation- assisting with housing and case management
  18.  The Secretary of State- display and availability of personalized Veteran/Military license plates
  19.  Social Security Administration
  20.  U.S. Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2)- Linda Bronski point of contact to answer program questions
  21.  Veteran’s Upward bound- assistance with continuing education/ pamphlets
  22.  Volunteers of America Illinois- flyers and material
  23.  JBVA Chaplin Service – Information of services provided
  24. JBVA MOVE program- information on the MOVE program& weight management
  25.  JBVA My Healthe Vet – registration and authentication of new Veterans
  26.  JBVA Nursing service- Flu shot clinic
  27.  JBVA Nursing Service- Demonstration of “Sim” man (our simulation manikin)
  28.  JBVA Nutrition and Food service – flyers/material and consultation on food, nutrition and diet
  29. JBVA NVAC (non-VA Care) – flyers/material
  30.  JBVA OEF/OIF- flyers and materials and services offered by JBVA
  31.  JBVA Patient Administration service- providing new patient registration
  32.  JBVA Pharmacy service- providing material and consultation on medications
  33.  JBVA Recreation Therapy- Flyers/materials, respiratory counseling/education
  34.  JBVA Respiratory Therapy- flyers/material and consultation on respiratory services available at JBVA
  35.  JBVA Suicide prevention- Suicide prevention information and materials
  36. JBVA Veteran’s Health Education Committee- Home CPR/materials
  37.  JBVA Vet center- readjustment counseling service
  38.  JBVA Voluntary Service – available opportunities/assistance with fair activities


Please note that this is not a final list of attendees, additional services may be available. SAVE THE DATE- October 23rd, 2014 at 9AM-3PM



October 23, 2014
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
820 S. Damen Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612 United States
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