The town’s public health nurses are collecting supplies to provide foot care and supplies to homeless veterans. Supplies being sought include white cotton socks, baby powder, liquid soap, and various other toiletries. The Massachusetts Association of Public Health Nurses will distribute the donated items at an event Friday and Saturday in Dorchester. Donations may be dropped off at collection boxes in the public health nurses’ office in Town Hall, at the town’s senior center, and at Fiske Public Library. For more information, call the nurses’ office at 508-384-5485.