WINNEMUCCA, Nev.—The Nevada Office of Veterans Services (NOVS) Veterans
Outreach "ROVER" Program will travel through northern Nevada
in early May to share information about benefits and services available
to United States veterans.
The program will stop at the Pershing Community Center (820 6th Street) in Lovelock from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 7.
On Thursday, May 9, the program will come to Winnemucca from 11 a.m. to
2 p.m. at the Winnemucca Senior Center (1480 Lay Street).
Veterans and family members can make an appointment to meet with a Veterans
Service Officer to discuss their benefits; pre-scheduled appointments
are encouraged. Walk-in appointments are welcome, but can only be seen
as time permits.
To schedule an advanced appointment, please contact Pamela at (775) 688-1653,
ext 6, or Barbara at (775) 321-4880. Veterans are advised to bring a copy
of their DD-214 discharge document and/or current VA paperwork. If the
claim involves their dependents, veterans should bring marriage and/or
birth certificates as well as social security numbers of their dependents.
To access a complete schedule, please visit www. veterans.nv.gov/rover.html.
The ROVER Program is funded by donations to the Veterans Gift Account that
is supported by the Nevada Veterans License Plate Program. With mission-focused
employees, NOVS is responsible for the administration of two state Veterans
Memorial Cemeteries, a state Veterans Home, and a state-wide Veterans
Service Officer program.
NOVS is instrumental in connecting Nevada's veterans and their families
with benefits and assistance from both the state and federal government.
For more information, please call (866) 630-VETS or visit www.veterans.nv.gov.