Help available for veterans, families

The fourth annual South-Central Indiana Stand Down will offer resources to veterans service members and military families Thursday.

The event will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Donner Park, 739 22nd St. Proof of service or military identification is required to access free services at the event.

Local providers will be offering haircuts, health screenings, legal assistance, emergency housing options, employment support services, stress-management education, energy assistance and vision screenings. There will be assistance for people needing help in applying for food stamps, accessing Veterans Affairs benefits, Social Security benefits, child support and other services.

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