HARRISBURG – Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-Luzerne) announced the August schedule of events held at his office to assist veterans and persons with disabilities.
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month, Brian Stolarski, department service officer with the American Legion, is at Kaufer’s office to assist veterans, their spouses and their dependents with a range of issues including compensation, pensions, death benefits, education and health care, as well as many other veteran-related issues. Stolarski will be at the office on Thursday, Sept. 19.
On the fourth Wednesday of each month, Bob Fox, from the Center for Independent Living (CIL), will be available for the Disability Advocacy Program to assist persons with disabilities, ages 18 and over. Fox can assist with skills training, information and referral to additional services, peer counseling, home modifications, attendant care and community integration, in addition to deaf and autism services. Assistance is offered from 2–5 p.m. In September, it will be offered on Wednesday, Sept. 25.
Appointments for events must be made in advance by calling Kaufer’s office at 570-283-1001.
Kaufer’s office also provides services to residents at three conveniently located satellite offices.
• Kingston Township, 180 East Center St., on the second Friday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon. This month it will be open on Sept. 13.
• Exeter Township, 2305 State Route 92, on the third Friday of each month from 9-11 a.m. This month, it will be open on Sept. 20.
• Exeter Borough, 1101 Wyoming Ave., on third Friday of each month, from noon to 2 p.m. This month, it will be open on Sept. 20.
For more information about this outreach, or any other state-related issue, contact Kaufer’s district office in Luzerne located at 161 Main St., by calling 570-283-1001. Information can also be found online at RepKaufer.com
Representative Aaron Kaufer
120th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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