Ribbon cutting set for veterans center in Dundalk

DUNDALK, Md. - The Baltimore County-Dundalk Vet Center is opening Monday in Dundalk.

Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger and Sen. Ben Cardin are scheduled to attend Monday's event in Dundalk. Maryland Secretary of Veterans Affairs Edward Chow also is scheduled to attend.

The centers provide counseling, outreach and referral services to help veterans transition back into civilian life.
Services include Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder assessments, marriage counseling and substance abuse help.
The event also is marking the debut of Baltimore's new Mobile Vets Center (MVC), which provides the same services in a vehicle.
It includes a counseling center, two private offices and flat screen TVs.
It is driven full-time by a veteran.
The grand opening ceremony kicks off on Monday, May 13 at 10 a.m. at 1553 Merritt Boulevard (Danville Square Shopping Center), in Dundalk.