Veterans Assistance and Nutrition Program

Veterans Assistance and Nutrition Program

Connects Veteran Families in Need with Resources to Support Them

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Blue Star Families of the National Capital Region is pleased to launch the Veterans Assistance and Nutrition (VAN) program with EveryMind’s ServingTogether. The VAN program will help address food insecurity needs of veterans and their families in the National Capital Region.

The VAN program will be accepting intake referrals from veterans, spouses of veterans, or direct caregivers of veterans, beginning Monday, February 22nd. Qualified applicants will receive a $100 Safeway gift card to purchase needed food items.

Those interested in receiving assistance can register at ServingTogether Peer Navigators can also be reached by phone at 1-855-738-7176, Monday through Friday, from 9 AM – 4:30 PM. A Peer Navigator will respond within 24 business hours to complete the registration and quickly refer eligible participants to appropriate resources.