Veterans

We want you, our veterans to know that you are valued, you are important and you are the reason for our Stand Down. The Buffalo Stand Down is open to ALL Veterans of the US Military and all veterans are invited!

Here’s just SOME of what awaits you at the Buffalo Stand Down 2021…

  • ON-SITE MEDICAL CARE
  • VA HEALTH CARE SCREENING
  • EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
  • HAIRCUTS
  • BENEFITS RESOURCES
  • HOUSING ASSISTANCE
  • LEGAL SERVICES
  • DENTAL CARE
  • EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
  • A NUTRITIOUS MEAL
  • GIVEAWAYS AND MORE!

If you plan on joining us, please BRING your DD-214 or Military ID to be admitted.

Veterans need to pre-register for the Stand Down they want to attend. Please choose which location you plan on attending, then click the link below it to pre-register for that Stand Down. We encourage veterans to bring a plus one. When registering, please enter the name of your plus one in the appropriate box. Please answer all required questions when registering.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park
1 Naval, Marina Park S,
Buffalo, New York, 14202
Click here to pre-register for the Stand Down at the Buffalo Naval Park on 9/29/2021
Veterans can plan to park in the lot located at 20 Wilkeson Way, Buffalo, NY 14202. The NFTA Metro will have free bus and rail transportation for veterans from 9am to 6pm on September 29, 2021. Please see complete details below.

Friday, October 29, 2021
Heart, Love and Soul
939 Ontario Ave,
Niagara Falls, New York, 14305
Click here to pre-register for the Stand Down at Heart, Love and Soul on 10/29/2021

Thursday, November 18, 2021
Jamestown Community College
525 Falconer Ave,
Jamestown, New York, 14701
Click here to pre-register for the Stand Down at Jamestown Community College on 11/18/2021

If you have any further questions, please email us buffalostanddown@vocwny.org .