February 14, 2017

VA’s national salute to Veteran patients

This week is the 40th annual observance of VA’s National Salute to Veteran Patients, an opportunity to pay tribute to America’s heroes – the men and […]
February 13, 2017

Shulkin unanimously confirmed to head Veterans Affairs

David J. Shulkin, an internist and longtime health administrator, was unanimously confirmed Monday to lead the troubled Veterans Affairs Department, becoming the first of President Trump’s […]
February 9, 2017

#HonoringVets: Share your community’s Veteran memorial

I have the privilege of living near Washington, D.C., which means I get to visit our country’s national monuments and memorials. The World War II Memorial, […]
February 9, 2017

GI Bill Comparison Tool breaking records, helping Veterans

One of VA’s biggest successes recently has been hiding in plain sight under our digital noses. The GI Bill Comparison Tool continues to quietly break traffic […]
February 8, 2017

#ExploreVA Facebook Chat: VA Education and Employment Benefits

Thinking about going back to school to earn your degree or train for a new career path? Join representatives from VA and Veterans of Foreign Wars […]
February 6, 2017

Artists selected for nationwide women Veterans art exhibit

Ten women Veteran artists have been selected to showcase their work at VA Medical Centers around the country in March, to coincide with Women’s History Month. “It […]
February 2, 2017

VA dental insurance pilot program extended for enrolled Veterans

Beginning in 2014, VA piloted the VA Dental Insurance Program (VADIP), which provided an opportunity for certain eligible Veterans and their beneficiaries to purchase dental insurance from private […]
February 2, 2017

Five features available on some automobiles that can be beneficial to disabled Veterans

After taking an active part in serving their country, many Veterans want to stay active when they return to civilian life. For disabled Veterans, however, maintaining […]
February 2, 2017

Calling all artists: The National Veterans Day poster contest now under way

Each year the VA’s National Veterans Outreach Office, in conjunction with the Veterans Day National Committee, publishes a commemorative Veterans Day poster. The poster is selected […]