The Allen County Board of Commissioners, Allen County Recorder, and Allen County Veteran’s Services Officer Joe Wasson will hold a Press Conference highlighting county service options that are available to the over 20,000 veterans living in Allen County and their families on Thursday, Nov. 9. Some of these services include:
- Certificates of Release or Discharge from Active Duty – referred to as a “DD 214” – can be recorded in the Allen County Recorder’s Office free of charge ensuring if a veteran’s copy is lost or damaged, there is still an existing copy. Certified copies are free of charge to the veteran.
- Honor Rewards Card able to be used for discounts at participating businesses.
- Provide a point of contact, liaison, and/or advocate between the veterans of Allen County and the State and Federal Department(s) of Veterans Affairs.
- Assist veterans with the proper development, preparation, and submission of County/State/Federal benefit(s) claims.
- And more.
The event will take place at 12:15 PM Thursday in room 100, Rousseau Center, 1 East Main Street, Fort Wayne IN.