U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy will be in Lafayette Thursday to discuss veterans' affairs.

The senior senator from Louisiana will be joined by representatives from both the state and federal Departments of Veterans’ Affairs at the LITE Center (537 Cajundome Boulevard, Lafayette).

Registration for the event begins at 9:15 a.m., but you can RSVP by contacting Shawn Hanscom at Shawn_Hanscom@cassidy.senate.gov

The conference is aimed at connecting veterans with resources available to them

The event will begin at 10 a.m. with opening remarks from Senator Cassidy.