UCLA and VA Celebrate New Veteran Clinics
UCLA partnered with the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System to celebrate the opening of three clinics specifically designed to meet the needs of local Veterans and their families on November 27th. The Veteran Family Wellness Center offers access to virtual in-home and in-person educational and wellness programs. The UCLA School of Law Veterans Legal Clinic provides representation for veterans to secure disability benefits and address citations for minor offenses. The VA UCLA Center of Excellence for Training and Research will work to end homelessness and to promote health, recovery and and community integration.
Guest speakers included Congressman Ted Lieu, UCLA Chancellor Gene Block, VAGLAHS Director Ann Brown, UCLA Chief VA Liaison and CVEB member Jon Varat, and VA Deputy Undersecretary for Health Steve Young.