The Veteran Stand Down and Outreach Event hosted by the Onslow County Career Center offered hot showers, meals, toiletries, clothing, and a variety of resources to more than 100 veterans. Fifty organizations representing the Department of Veterans Affairs, schools, nonprofits, and crisis response services were available to help the veterans who attended.  Veterans received assistance with applying for and checking on the status of benefits, enrolling for care, and becoming members for the many veteran service organizations present.

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