Veterans Opportunities & Programs

WTOB’s friend Don Timmons works through Trellis Supportive Care to provide timely information to veterans and active service personnel about opportunities and programs in the area. Here is information from his monthly newsletter. Thank you Don.

Veterans Coffee UPDATE December 14, 2022

Veterans Coffee events are hosted by: TRELLIS Supportive Care

formerly Hospice & Palliative CareCenter

If you have questions about Palliative or Hospice care,

please call or email:  336 331-1309   dtimmons@trellissupport.org

TRELLIS Supportive Care provides Personalized

Palliative & Hospice Care, Family Support (including Grief Counseling)

to Veterans and the Community

Don Timmons, Veteran, US Army, 1969 & 1970

Community Partnership and Veterans Support Coordinator

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Wednesday, November 2, Virtual Veterans Coffee. Join us on Wednesday morning, November 2 from 9:00 – 10:00 am ET.  There is no need to register, just click and join us.  The ZOOM access link and passcode are noted below.  Our Veteran Coffee events highlight organizations that provide Resources, Services and Activities for Veterans and their families.

Join Zoom Meeting

https://trellissupport.zoom.us/j/98828756450

Passcode: 134027

Meeting ID: 988 2875 6450

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Special Announcement

Recently, Trellis Supportive Care hired Jacob Gordon as the Director of Community Programming.  Mr. Gordon is a community engagement specialist who has managed large volunteer programs, worked with older adult services, and, most recently, was the Executive Director of Uptown Lexington, Inc. where he held the first-annual American Heroes event on Main Street over Memorial Day Weekend.  Gordon will work with Don until his retirement at the end of the year to ensure the program will continue to grow and positively affect the lives of Veterans throughout the 13-County service area.  The Community Programming team at Trellis works with Veterans programs, Advance Care Planning, caregiver support, and community outreach to underserved populations.  Gordon has a BA from Furman University and an MPA from Appalachian State.  He can be reached at: JGordon@TrellisSupport.org

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IN PERSON VETERAN’S COFFEES ARE BACK!

Hosted by Trellis Supportive Care

The Second Wednesday of Each Month at Richard Childress Racing

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MANY UPCOMING EVENTS AND INFORMATION NOTED BELOW

Read all the Way to the Bottom

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Camp Lejeune water contamination health issues information.

Camp Lejeune Water Contamination Health Issues | Veterans Affairs (va.gov)

  • Wednesday, December 14, beginning at 9:00 am.  RCR Event Center, 425 Industrial Dr. Welcome, NC.  Our Year End Veterans Coffee Celebration Remembering the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the Battle of Chosen,and Recognizing WWII and Korean War Veterans.  Please consider donating “NEW” Children’s Clothing and Toys to be divided between attending Marine Corps League Detachments for their “TOYS FOR TOTS” PROGRAM.  We will be accepting American Flags that need to be properly retired.  A full breakfast will be served.
  • VETERANS CUP hosts a weekly VETERANS coffee on the first, third, fourth and fifth Wednesday of each month; from 8:30 am until 10:30 am. The venue for the VETERANS CUP coffee is located at the AMERICAN LEGION POST 55 in Winston Salem; 111 Miller Street.  The coffee is open to all VETERANS, spouses, widows, widowers and VETERANS advocates. Please join us for fellowship, coffee and pastries.  
  • Statesville, Veterans Coffee, the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 9:00 am.  American Legion Post 65, 2446 Salisbury Rd., 704 872-5098

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  • Cycling Heals Vets Connect, Winston-Salem.  The 2nd Tuesday of each month, 9:00 – 11:30 am (Rain or Shine) 815 Salem Lake Rd, Winston-Salem, NC.  Veterans are invited to participate in activities:  Cycling (bicycles and helmets provided), Jogging, Walking, Fishing and Fellowship.  Refreshments provided.  mailbox@operationnorthstate.com                Vets Connect:  336 764-5967

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  • The Joel Fund Virtual Veterans Coffee Events. The 4th Wednesday of each month

They have programs Veterans can participate in, both virtually and in-person

Visit www.thejoelfund.org  website for more information or to register. 

Phone:  919 247 9333

clareirwin@hotmail.com

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Year Round Veteran Discounts

https://blogs.va.gov/VAntage/85765/veteran-discounts-available-year-round/

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Veteran Crisis line:  988  Press 1

US Department of Veterans Affairs:  Women Veterans Call Center – 855 829-6636