Ann Arbor Events Calendar
March 2018

Thursday, Mar 1, 2018
Brief Legal Advice Clinic for Veterans
 
Time: 8:30 AM- 11:30 AM (EST)
Location: VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (1200 S. Detroit Toledo, OH 43614) 2nd Floor Conference Room
 
Brief Legal Advice Clinic at Toledo VA CBOC
Volunteer attorneys are available to answer legal questions for veterans. Walk-ins only, no prior registration is required. Please note that attorneys are available to answer questions only, they are not available to provide legal representation.
 
 
Tuesday, Mar 6, 2018
Healthy Food Tastings: Meet with VA Registered Dietitians
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 12:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center 3rd Floor Atrium - Freedom Building
 
March is National Nutrition Month! VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Registered Dietitians are offering nutrition education and free food tastings at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center, 3rd Floor Atrium next to the Freedom building elevators from 11AM-12:30PM on March 6, March 20, and March 28, 2018. Everyone is welcome to stop by!
 
 
Thursday, Mar 8, 2018
Gateway to Optimal Health - Accessible Information for Veterans
 
Time: 8:00 AM- 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Jackson Community Based Outpatient Clinic (4328 Page Ave. Michigan Center, MI 49254)
 
The Office of Veterans Experience and Employee Engagement is helping to create an optimal Veteran experience by having professionals onsite who will hear your concerns and/or compliments. A Patient Advocate and the Program Coordinator will be visiting the VA Jackson Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) located at 4328 Page Ave. Michigan Center, MI 49254 to provide face-to-face service as we work to ensure timely resolution of your concerns. The MyHealtheVet Coordinator will also be onsite to offer assistance with accessing your medical record, refilling your prescriptions, and much more!

- Questions or concerns about your healthcare, eligibility, and/or
endorsement
- Billing questions about VA and Non-VA Community Care
- Guidance for filing a disability claim
- Beneficiary Travel concerns
 
 
Thursday, Mar 15, 2018
Gateway to Optimal Health - Accessible Information for Veterans
 
Time: 8:00 AM- 2:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (1200 South Detroit Ave. Toledo, OH 43614)
 
The Office of Veterans Experience and Employee Engagement is helping to create an optimal Veteran experience by having professionals onsite who will hear your concerns and/or compliments. A Patient Advocate and the Program Coordinator will be visiting the VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) located at 1200 South Detroit Ave. Toledo, OH 43614 to provide face-to-face service as we work to ensure timely resolution of your concerns. The MyHealtheVet Coordinator will also be onsite to offer assistance with accessing your medical record, refilling your prescriptions, and much more!

- Questions or concerns about your healthcare, eligibility, and/or
endorsement
- Billing questions about VA and Non-VA Community Care
- Guidance for filing a disability claim
- Beneficiary Travel concerns
 
 
Monday, Mar 19, 2018
Veterans Town Hall
 
Time: 10:30 AM- 11:30 AM (EST)
Location: VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (1200 South Detroit Ave. Toledo, OH 43614)
 
VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System will host a Veterans Town Hall at VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic on Monday, March 19, 2018, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the 2nd floor conference room at the clinic. All Veterans, their families, and community partners are invited to attend.
 
The Town Hall will serve as an open forum for Veterans and a listening session for VA leadership, with the goal of ensuring that Veterans, their families, and beneficiaries have the opportunity to be heard, and have their concerns addressed by VA leadership.
 
Staff from the Veterans Benefits Administration will also be present both during and after the town hall to assist Veterans with filing claims for benefits, checking the status of existing claims, and/or to answer general questions about VBA benefits.
 
 
Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018
Healthy Food Tastings: Meet with VA Registered Dieititians
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 12:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center - 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building
 
March is National Nutrition Month! VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Registered Dietitians are offering nutrition education and free food tastings at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center, 3rd Floor Atrium next to the Freedom building elevators from 11AM-12:30PM on March 6, March 20, and March 28, 2018. Everyone is welcome to stop by!
 
Introduction to Whole Health Class
 
Time: 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Medical Center Auditorium (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105
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All Veterans, family members, service members, and staff are invited to attend "Introduction to Whole Health" which is a 2-hour class facilitated by Veteran staff peers that will be held in the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center Auditorium (which is located on the basement level of the Liberty Building).
 
Whole Health is a different way to approach health care and encourages people to ask why it is important for you to be healthy. This approach to health care is focused on you as a WHOLE person. We want you to have the skills and the tools you need to communicate with your health care team what you need to achieve your best possible health. VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System is committed to partnering with you on the journey to Whole Health. Living life fully and optimizing health and well-being goes beyond not being sick; it means understanding what matters to you and looking at all aspects in life that contribute to a sense of well-being.
 
 
Wednesday, Mar 28, 2018
Healthy Food Tastings: Meet with VA Registered Dietitians
 
Time: 11:00 AM- 12:30 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center - 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building
 
March is National Nutrition Month! VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System Registered Dietitians are offering nutrition education and free food tastings at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center, 3rd Floor Atrium next to the Freedom building elevators from 11AM-12:30PM on March 6, March 20, and March 28, 2018. Everyone is welcome to stop by!
 
 
Thursday, Mar 29, 2018
Vietnam Era Veterans Commemoration Event
 
Time: 12:00 PM- 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: VA Ann Arbor Medical Center 3rd Floor Atrium, Freedom Building (2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105)
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VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System will host a Vietnam Era Veterans Commemoration event on National Vietnam War Veterans Day, Thursday, March 29, 2018, from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. to honor all Vietnam era Veterans and their families. The event will be held at the VA Ann Arbor Medical Center, 3rd Floor Atrium of the Freedom Building located at 2215 Fuller Rd. Ann Arbor, MI 48105. Program highlights include a Vietnam War Commemoration Pinning Ceremony for Vietnam era Veterans at 12:30 p.m., a military memorabilia exhibit provided by VFW Post 423, and information about the history of the Vietnam War. This event is free and open to the public. Guests are welcome to stop by anytime between 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.to view the exhibit information.