ABBEVILLE, La. (KLFY)Congressman Clay Higgins (R-La.) will host a Veterans Outreach Clinic in Abbeville on Wednesday.

The Veterans Outreach Clinic will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Aug. 10, at the Louisiana Military Hall of Fame & Museum, located at 911 Revis Sirmon Loop in Abbeville.

Veterans are encouraged to ask questions and seek assistance regarding a variety of benefits and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) issues.

Representatives will be there to help with:

  • Singing up for medical benefits
  • File or check the status of a disability claim
  • applying for residence in a State-run Veterans home
  • Registering for job search services
  • Learning about other available benefits

The Veterans Outreach Clinic initiative is aimed to bring Veterans services into communities across South Louisiana and to help Veterans access their benefits.