The state's Warrior Assistance Program is launching a new campaign to help get important services to more Illinois veterans.  The "Five-Thirty" by "Five-Thirty" effort aims to reach out to at least 530 vets by May 30th.  Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs director Erica Jeffries says the program can help veterans with counseling, mental health issues, financial and legal consultation, and more.

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For more information call the 24-hour toll-free help line at 1-866-554-IWAP, or follow the link:


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