DUNKIRK – Chautauqua Opportunities Inc. will receive a grant of $268,000 to help homeless and at-risk veterans and their families in Chautauqua County, U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki announced.

The award will help the agency serve about 85 veterans and their families as part of the Supportive Services for Veteran Families program.

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