Attention Veterans in crisis! Dialing “211” provides individuals and families in need with a shortcut through what can be a bewildering maze of health and human service agency phone numbers. By simply dialing 211, those in need of assistance can be referred, and sometimes connected, to appropriate agencies and community organizations.
Dialing 211 helps direct callers to services for, among others, the elderly, the disabled, those with a personal crisis, homeless and those who are new to their communities.
211 is available to approximately 309 million people, which is 94.6 percent of the total U.S. population. To obtain more information, visit 211.org.
The VFW is so grateful to all our donors that continue to stand with the American Red Cross through COVID-19. The VFW Post 399’s most successful and 15th blood drive was held on Wednesday, November 17th had over 78 registered donors! Throughout this year, hundreds of our donors have responded to the call in support of the lifesaving mission. Your commitment to donate truly makes a difference!
Our next blood drive is scheduled for Thursday, December 16th. For an appointment, please visit redcrossblood.org – Use sponsor code: VFWWestport or call 1-800-733-2767.