February 22, 2018

VA launches Concierge for Care program to connect with recently separate service members

VA has announced the launch of Concierge for Care, a health care enrollment initiative that connects with former service members shortly after they separate from the service. “Our […]
February 21, 2018

Did you know: No-cost medical ID and bracelets are available to qualifying Veterans

Thanks to a Veterans Health Administration directive, Veterans with chronic medical conditions are eligible for a medical ID bracelet or dog tag. Importantly – the personalized ID […]
February 21, 2018

VA continues commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War

In 2017, President Trump signed the Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act designating March 29 of each year as National Vietnam War Veterans Day. Our nation’s Vietnam […]
February 14, 2018

For Women’s History Month, VA to showcase stories of 10 women Veteran athletes

From distance runners to cyclists, the stories of 10 women Veteran athletes will be displayed at VA medical centers around the country in March, to coincide […]
February 12, 2018

Sign up online for a Veterans ID card: Here’s how.

Veterans with honorable service can apply for the Veterans Identification Card (VIC) to use as proof of military service. “The new Veterans Identification Card provides a […]
February 6, 2018

More than 133,000 vets may qualify for this tax refund windfall

More than 133,000 veterans may qualify for a refund of federal taxes they paid on disability severance pay dating back to 1991 ― taxes that shouldn’t […]
February 6, 2018

Help for Veterans with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

What is seasonal affective Disorder (SAD)? Seasonal Affective Disorder is a condition associated with feeling sad or blue during certain times of the year. It is a […]
February 2, 2018

This February 15, find out how the Forever GI Bill may impact you

From restoring lost education benefits to expanding where they can be used, the Colmery Act, commonly known as the Forever GI Bill, brings significant changes to […]
February 1, 2018

VA Announces Leadership Changes at Roseburg Medical Center

WASHINGTON — Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that the Director of the Roseburg VA Health Care System, Doug Paxton has stepped down […]