September 26, 2020
Low-income veterans and seniors living in Northampton County who meet HUD income guidelines are eligible to apply for free basic internet services starting 28 September. It is one result of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding being provided to the county and a county decision.
For more detail and whom to contact: click here.
Source: WFMZ website posting, 25 September and Northampton County website
As of 25 September 2020
November 12, 2016
Northampton County rolls out Veterans ID Discount program – The Morning Call
Northampton County officials are rolling out a veterans’ discount program meant to recognize their sacrifices and also promote local businesses.
Source: Northampton County rolls out Veterans ID Discount program – The Morning Call
Editor’s Comment: To get the card, click here. Please note the card has not official value. Click here for the explanation.
As of 12 November 2016
August 12, 2014
Congress has mandated the Department of Defense to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Vietnam War during the years 2015 to 2017 (Public Law 110-181 SEC.598). It is seeking organizations to formally partner and “… commit to conduct at least two events each year during the commemorative period of 2015 – 2017 that will recognize, thank and honor our Vietnam Veterans and their families.” But there is a less official way to commemorate which is of equal value and a local township is about to prove this. Read the rest of this entry »
March 29, 2014
Unlike previously reported to us, the telephone numbers for the County Director of Veterans Affairs of Northampton County at the new location have changed. We have just been informed the new telephone numbers are 610-829-4877, (Fax) 610-829-2418.
As of 29 March 2014
February 28, 2014
While Lehigh County seeks a new County Director of Veterans Affairs, Northampton County is moving its as part of an effort to consolidate and centralize Department of Human Services operations within the county. Effective March 10 you will find the Office of Veterans Affairs in the brand new Human Services Building at 2801 Emrick Blvd, Bethlehem (Bethlehem Township). An anticipated result will be convenient, one-stop shopping for human services, of which veterans affairs is meant to be a part. Read the rest of this entry »