August 30, 2018

VA announces $200 million in funding for Grant and Per Diem Program to support homeless Veterans programs nationwide

VA announced it plans to provide approximately $200 million in fiscal year 2019 funding to support more than 13,000 transitional housing beds for its Grant and […]
August 30, 2018

VA expands Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program to improve service to Veterans

VA’s Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program (VR&E) recently began the process of reducing the average counselor-to-caseload ratio, to one to 125 or below, through the hiring […]
August 29, 2018

New Forever GI Bill qualifies more reservists for awesome benefits

Reservists called up for active duty will soon qualify for increased Post-9/11 GI Bill education benefits if they meet certain requirements. The Harry W. Colmery Veterans […]
August 24, 2018

ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Live Event on VA Life Insurance

VA offers high-quality life insurance programs, but eligibility windows are brief. Veterans need to know the deadlines so they don’t miss out on these benefits. To […]
August 23, 2018

Forever GI Bill/Colmery Act allows more Reserve service to qualify for education benefits under the Post-9/11 GI Bill

Reservists called up for active duty will soon qualify for increased Post-9/11 GI Bill education benefits if they meet certain requirements. The Harry W. Colmery Veterans […]
August 21, 2018

Sexual trauma claims by veterans wrongly denied by VA, investigation finds

Last year alone, the investigation found the agency wrongly denied as many as 1,300 claims due to insufficient training and oversight. That left potentially thousands of […]
August 17, 2018

VA, Walgreens collaborate to improve care coordination for Veterans

As part of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) efforts to improve care coordination for Veterans, the department is working with pharmacy services provider Walgreens […]
August 17, 2018

Why it is so important for Veterans and their families to get their flu shot and other vaccines

Time for our annual Get Your Flu Shot reminders! Actually, more than just your flu shot. Are you up to date on all the vaccines you […]
August 16, 2018

Forever GI Bill changes the way VA reimburses for tests, certifications, and licensing exams

Do you need to take as the SAT, GRE, LSAT, a licensing certification, or even a journeyman or other employment-related test? Your GI Bill® can help […]