February 23, 2017

VA National Cemeteries Now Offering Pre-Need Eligibility Determinations

WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced it now provides eligibility determinations for interment in a VA national cemetery prior to the time […]
February 23, 2017

Advancing the heart health of women Veterans

As one of our country’s most pressing health issues, heart disease is a very important topic of discussion – not just this month, but every month. […]
February 23, 2017

Adopt-a-VA Program brings non-profits, volunteers and local VA facilities together to better help homeless Veterans in communities

“It’s not that I don’t want to help our Veterans. It’s that I don’t know how to help.” You might be surprised to know how often […]
February 23, 2017

Veterans beating a silent killer

The following guest post was submitted to VAntage Point by Ed Drohan, public affairs specialist, James A. Haley Veterans’ Hospital, Tampa Florida. Paul Munroe doesn’t know, or […]
February 23, 2017

VA offering up to $8 million in grants for adaptive-sports programs that aid disabled Veterans

VA is providing up to $8 million in grants to fund adaptive-sports programs that offer activities for disabled Veterans and members of the armed forces who have […]
February 22, 2017

Join VA Secretary for YouTube Live Q&A with Veterans

This Friday, Feb. 24, join VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin as he takes questions from Veterans during a town hall-style digital event on YouTube Live. Dr. […]
February 21, 2017

VA goes red for support women’s heart health

Each February, VA partners with the American Heart Association to raise awareness of the risks and prevention of heart disease for women across VA. “Nearly 1- […]
February 21, 2017

ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Chat on education and employment

What education benefits does VA offer? How can I find out how much VA will pay for tuition and fees for school? And what benefits are […]
February 17, 2017

VA Compensation: Who is eligible?

If you believe the internet, or what the guy sitting across from you at your appointment at the VAMC said—which is what he heard from some […]