October 2, 2017

VA forms new family, caregiver and survivor advisory committee, names Sen. Elizabeth Dole as chair

VA announced the formation of the Veterans’ Family, Caregiver and Survivor Federal Advisory Committee as part of VA secretary Dr. David Shulkin’s commitment to supporting our […]
September 28, 2017

VA selects providers for low cost dental insurance program

VA announced today that it has selected Delta Dental of California and MetLife to once again offer private dental insurance plans as part of the VA […]
September 27, 2017

VA to redesign benefits program for service members leaving the military

VA plans to redesign the Benefits Delivery at Discharge program to enable service members to receive disability benefit decisions the day after their discharge. The redesigned […]
September 26, 2017

My HealtheVet: Vital resource during emergency

Hurricane season takes place from June to November each year. With dangerous storms predicted in the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico, it’s important to take care […]
September 26, 2017

Pledge to “Be There” for Veterans in need

This blog first appeared on InsideSources. Suicide is a public health crisis and VA is launching a national effort to reduce suicide by identifying the warning signs, pointing […]
September 25, 2017

Do this now so you can #BeThere4Veterans who need your help

Have you seen the email? Maybe it was a post on Facebook? It says, “Right now, while you’re reading this … put this in your phone. National Veterans […]
September 22, 2017

VA providing support to Veterans in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria

In the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria, VA announced today that it continues to provide vital health care and other support to displaced Veterans in […]
September 20, 2017

ICYMI: Twitter chat focuses on how you can #BeThere4Veterans

On Sept. 18, as part of our Suicide Prevention Month campaign, VA hosted a Twitter chat in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the […]
September 20, 2017

Ring the bell: Veterans call for Veterans to help end suicide

All eyes are on a Veteran in the back of the hall talking about a guy from the old unit.  His buddy had said “I’ll get […]