Pittsfield: Veterans Expo slated Thursday


A Veterans Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, Nov. 12, at the Crowne Plaza. The free event is designated for military personnel, veterans and their families, as well as those that serve them.

The event will provide attendees with information on job search strategies, veteran benefits and education, senior veteran benefits, wellness activities, and behavioral health services.

A complimentary breakfast will be served from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., followed by guest speakers Francisco Urena, secretary of Veterans' Services for Massachusetts, and Jim Clark, director of Veterans Services for Pittsfield.

To register, call Brenda Carpenter at NAMI Berkshire County at 413-443-1666 or email namibc@namibc.org; day of registration will start at 8:30 a.m.


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