– In an ongoing effort to provide area veterans with needed resources, Rep. Joe Adams (R-Pike/Wayne) today is announcing that a monthly service to assist local veterans and their families is available at his district office. This outreach is in addition to the services already being provided by the Wayne and Pike County Veteran’s Affairs offices.
On the second Monday of each month, American Legion Department Service Officer William McGovern will be available in the district office, located at 2523 Route 6, Suite 2, Hawley
, to assist veterans and their dependents. Appointments are available at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Services include assistance with compensation, pension and death benefits, education and health care, plus other benefits. Veterans do not need a membership with the American Legion to receive these services.
Those interested in scheduling an appointment should contact the district office at 570-226-5959.
Residents are encouraged to visit Adams’ website, repjoeadams.com
, and Facebook page at Facebook.com/RepJoeAdams
. There, information can be found on the latest legislative developments in Harrisburg, state programs and the latest happenings in the 139th District.
The 139th Legislative District is comprised of parts of Pike and Wayne counties, consisting of the townships of Blooming Grove, Dingman, Greene, Lackawaxen, Milford, Palmyra (Pike), Shohola, Westfall, Cherry Ridge, Dreher, Lake, Lehigh, Paupack, Palmyra (Wayne), Salem, South Canaan and Sterling, and the boroughs of Matamoras, Milford and Hawley.