Salem VA, VFW Post 1115 to host meeting Aug. 11

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Salem VA Medical Center (VAMC) will hold an outreach event at the VFW Post 1115 located at 701 West Stuart Drive in Hillsville on August 11. Class time is from 10 until 11:30 a.m.

The purpose of this event is to share information about Osteoporosis and Vitamin D. All Veterans, their spouses, caregivers, and members of the community who would like to learn more about Osteoporosis and Vitamin D are encouraged to attend. Walk-ins are welcome. The class is open to everyone and free to all who attend.

On hand to discuss VA health care services and education will be members of the Rural Health Team from the Salem VAMC.

In the event of inclement weather (e.g. schools are closed due to weather/road conditions in the area), we may reschedule the event.

Further information about this event is available from Lois Lail, Salem Rural Health at (540) 982-2463, ext. 4416. Also check out our website at