Events Each of the below events will take place at Kaufer’s district office located at 161 Main St., Luzerne. Call 570-283-1001 to make an appointment in advance. Small Business Advocacy Program Second Thursday of the month, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. We are partnering with counselors from the Wilkes University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to help existing business owners to grow their business, explore new markets, plan strategically and operate with confidence. The Wilkes University SBDC is one of the 18 SBDCs located on college campuses throughout the state of PA. Thanks to funding provided by the Small Business Administration, the PA Department of Community and Economic Development and host institutions, the SBDCs can offer free and confidential business consulting. Call my office to set-up an appointment. Click here to view flyer. Veterans Assistance Hours Third Friday of the month, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Brian Stolarski, department service officer with the American Legion, will be available 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. Appointments required. Click here to view flyer. Disability Advocacy Program Fourth Wednesday of the month, from 2-5 p.m. Adults 18 and over living with a disability can receive assistance from the Center for Independent Living (CIL). The center works to improve and enhance the independent living options for people with disabilities, including advocacy, skills training, information and referral, peer counseling, home modifications, attendant care and community integration, in addition to deaf and autism services. Call my office to set-up an appointment. Click here to view flyer.