Veterans assistance available in Albany, Carbon, Laramie, Goshen and Platte counties

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) - A veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will be conducting community outreach services throughout the state next month. Vicki Richards will be available to meet with veterans and their families to discuss state and federal veterans' benefits, Department of Veterans Affairs claims, or VA healthcare this July. Richards will also be able to help veterans and their families apply for benefits, file claims or request healthcare. Richards will be available at various locations in July: - *Cheyenne:* July 7, 14 and 21, at the Vet Center, 3219 E. Pershing Blvd., from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. - *Rawlins:* July 6 and 20, at the Rawlins VA Clinic, 1809 E. Daley St., from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.; July 5 and 19, at the Workforce Center, 1703 Edinburgh St., from 2 - 4 p.m. - *Saratoga: *July 5 and 19, at the Community Center 210 W. Elm St., from 10:30 a.m. - noon. - *Laramie:* July 18, at University of Wyoming Knight Hall Rm. 243, from 9 - 11 a.m.; July 15, at the Workforce Center, 3817 Beech St., from noon - 4 p.m. Please contact Richards at 307-214-2112 for more information, or to schedule an appointment at any of the above locations. Richards's office is located at the Joint Forces Readiness Center, 5800 Central Ave., here in Cheyenne. #shortgo #news