Current Programs at the VAC

Apr 20, 15 Current Programs at the VAC

Boots on the Ground NY

The “VAC” – Veterans Activity Center

“Where Veterans Come Togther”


Programs at the VAC

Tuesday – Veterans Peer Support group – All Veterans, any era, meeting starts at 1930hrs, doors open at 1900hrs., snacks, refreshments, coffee . Anonymous and free.


Wednesday – 12 Step Support group, new meeting, NA format. All Veterans, any era, meeting starts at 1930hrs, doors open at 1900hrs. Snacks, refreshments, coffee. Anonymous and free.


Sundays- Gym training program with a qualified personal trainer. Available free to All Veterans, includes a free monthly gym membership to World’s Gym of Ronkonkoma. Program starts at the VAC at 0830, then a 1 mile walk up to the gym.


Coming soon………

Anger management workshop

Family and caregiver workshop and support group


Also check our website for monthly lectures and seminars. Lectures include “Addressing Moral Injury to Prevent Military Suicide”, “Understanding the Impact of Service on Military Families” & “Understanding the Psychological Impact of War-Zone Exposure and Coming Home”.


Food pantry and personal care pantry also available for Veterans and their families when attending groups and session.


Any Veteran in immediate crisis please remember that the local VA is only in Northport and three more in our general area, the emergency room is always there to handle anything from crisis to homelessness and also know the 1800 emergency crisis number 1800-273-TALK and press 1 for Veterans. Don’t make it 23 a day.


Please use the schedule on our website for any updated changes or new programs or our Facebook page for last minute changes.


Frank Bania

Boots on the Ground NY

President & Founder

“Leaving No Veteran Behind”


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