Annual Retiree Appreciation Day at Fort McCoy

August 20, 2013 in SheServes/Women Veterans, Troop Support, Veterans Events

The Wisconsin Retiree Council will be having their annual Retiree Appreciation Day at Fort McCoy, Friday, Sep 6th.  This is a must event for men and women of all military branches of service who have retired or are about to retire from service to our country  At this free information benefits open house retirees will learn about:
·        WI Dept of Veterans Affairs Benefits and Programs
·       Tricare For Life current changes
·       Long Term Health Care
·       Assistance in obtaining military medals and records
·       Tricare Dental Insurance
·       Education benefits and employment opportunities
The above event will begin in Building 905.  Registration begins at 7:00AM, posting of colors and prayer at 7:45 with the program starting 8:00 AM.
A Veterans Benefits Expo will be held from 12:00 Noon to 3:30 PM where you will be able to participate, ask questions of the morning presenters or get information from a wide range of veteran and military organizations. The Expo will be held at the Wisconsin Military Academy building 90.
Attendance at Retiree Appreciation Day (RAD) is free, although pre-registration is required. Information and registration is available by calling 608-388-3716, or by e-mailing william.g.walters4.civ@mail.mil