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(9 November, 2012)



Media Advisory


VFW To Dedicate New Theater At Vineland Veterans Home On

Veterans Day



WHO: The state Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) will dedicate a new theater for the residents of the Vineland Veterans Memorial Home on Veterans Day. This dedication marks the near completion of a project started in 2009 by then state commander Jack Shivcrdaker.


WHEN: Sunday, November 11 at 2 p.m.

WHERE: Veterans Memorial Home, 524 North West Blvd., Vineland


DETAILS: The New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, Division of Veterans Healthcare Services, operates three modern long-term care nursing homes located in Paramus, Menlo Park and Vineland. These homes are inspected and licensed annually by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.


With the dedication of the New Jersey Soldiers' Home in Newark in 1866, a proud tradition began - a tradition of concern for and commitment to the New Jersey’s veterans. Since that time, New Jersey has remained in the forefront in providing the finest in residential and skilled nursing care for our veterans and in responding and adapting to their changing health care needs.


VOLUNTEER PROGRAM: The homes are visited regularly by various veterans and civic organizations and individual volunteers who provide the residents with companionship, gifts, parties, bus trips, entertainment, games and other recreational activities.


For more information go to:

NJ Home PageDMAVA Home Page