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Veterans Wellness Expo- Louisville

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Robley Rex VA Medical Center

800 Zorn Avenue

West Entrance in E005

Louisville, Kentucky 40031

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Who: Robley Rex VAMC, Project Hero and Louisville Mayors Week of Valor

What: VA Veterans Appreciation Day ~ Veterans Wellness Expo

When: Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Cycling Event begins at 8:00 a.m.

Where: Robley Rex VAMC, 800 Zorn Avenue, Louisville, West Entrance, E005

Audience: Veterans and their families

No Cost to Attend

Why: The Robley Rex VA is committed to reaching out to the community and in partnerships with Project Hero and the Louisville Mayors Office to honor and connect with Veterans and their families.

The Veterans Wellness Expo will be available in E005 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm to showcase Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) products and practices that are not part of the standard VA Medical Care. CAM therapies includes Yoga, Tai Chi, massage therapy, acupuncture and dance. CAM therapy is designed for individuals who can benefit from stress reduction and promotes health and wellness.

The Cycling Event begins at 8:00 a.m. Participants should arrive around 7:30 a.m. at the West Entrance

Project Hero is a groundbreaking national non-profit organization dedicated to helping Veterans and First Responders affected by Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury TBI and injury achieve rehabilitation, recovery and resilience in their daily lives and increasing awareness to combat the national mental health emergency posed by PTSD and TBI. Project Hero uses cycling events to promote a better understanding of the challenges that many of our Veterans face every day. Please let us know if you need assistance with a bicycle for this event. Helmets are required.

Our partnership with Louisville Mayors Week of Valor gives both our Veterans and our community opportunities to celebrate those who have served and sacrificed so much for our country.

Questions about the Veterans Wellness Expo call Rhonda Scott at 502.287.6441 or Rebecca Taylor at 502.287.6898

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Louisville, Kentucky 40031

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