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CAL U HOSTS SERVICES FOR VETERANS, FAMILIES

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Posted on February 27, 2017

A silhouette of a solder looks at the sunset beneath the American flag

Cal U will offer free services to military veterans and their families through Cal U’s Office of Military and Veterans Affairs.

Community residents who have served in any branch of the military are eligible to attend these sessions with a licensed clinical social worker. Their dependents and family members also may schedule appointments. 

University enrollment is not required to receive these services.

About the free services

Licensed clinical social worker Abbie Lieberum, from the Department of Veterans Affairs’ McKeesport Veterans Center, will meet with clients on the third floor of Manderino Library, near Cal U’s Office of Military and Veterans Affairs.

Appointments are available from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays on:

  • March 2, 9, 23 and 30.
  • April 6, 13, 20 and 28.
  • May 4.

Pay-by-meter parking is available nearby in Lot 17. Get directions

Discussions may focus on:

  • Individual and marriage issues.
  • Readjustment to civilian life.
  • Drug and alcohol concerns.
  • Bereavement and military sexual trauma. 

Services also are available, as needed, for Cal U veterans and community members with loved ones who have been deployed.

Learn more

For more information about the free veterans’ services at Cal U, or to request an appointment, call the University’s Office of Military and Veterans Affairs at 724-938-4076 or email veterans@calu.edu.