Annual VA Benefits Update Meetings

Annual VA Benefits Update Meetings
Posted on 03/29/2024
Image of a soldier with flag draped over himVeterans and/or their spouses who reside in Manatee County are invited to attend one of the Veterans Services' annual meetings—taking place during the month of April—to update you on your VA benefits. Topics will include Compensation, Non-Service Connected Pension, Health Care, Burial and State Benefits.

The five identical meetings will be held as follows:
  • Wednesday, April 3, 5 to 7 PM, at South Manatee Library, 6081 26th St. W., Bradenton, 34207;
  • Monday, April 8, 9:30 AM to Noon at Braden River Library, 4915 53rd Ave. E., Bradenton, 34203;
  • Monday, April 15, 9:30 AM to Noon at Lakewood Ranch Library, 16410 Rangeland Pkwy, Lakewood Ranch, 34211;
  • Saturday, April 27, 11:30 AM to 2 PM at Rocky Bluff Library, 6750 US Hwy 301 N., Ellenton, 34222; and
  • Monday, April 29, 9 to 11:30 AM, Veterans Services Office, 1401 3rd Avenue W., Bradenton.
The meetings are free and will be facilitated by our Veterans Services Counselors. No registration is required. Please contact Veterans Services at (941) 745-3795 if you have any questions or if you require special accommodations.