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 […]
September 19, 2017

My HealtheVet has a new look – Check it out!

VA is committed to serving Veterans and providing them with the best possible health care. This is why VA redesigned My HealtheVet and adopted U.S. Web […]
September 18, 2017

Celebrate National Women’s Health and Fitness Day

On Wednesday, September 27th, the Health Information Resource Center (HIRC) will hold its National Women’s Health and Fitness Day, promoting health awareness and the importance of […]
September 18, 2017

#BeThere: Committing yourself to prevent suicide among women Veterans

When I came home from Iraq in 2004, little information and relatively few resources were available to help me reintegrate. And in addition to trying to […]
September 15, 2017

Veterans with disabilities gear up for adventure at San Diego Summer Sports Clinic

Veterans from across the country are set to participate in the 10th National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic from Sept. 17-22 in San Diego, California. VA, in collaboration […]
September 15, 2017

Are you eligible for more VA benefits? New web matrix explains primary, derivative benefits

At the Veterans Benefits Administration, we often come in contact with people who ask, What are my benefits? What am I eligible for? Or, I receive […]
September 14, 2017

What you need know about VA benefits in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma

VA’s VAntage Point blog has the latest information on hurricane impact to VA facilities and services. For those impacted by Hurricane Harvey, click here. For information on […]
September 14, 2017

New mobile application helps Veterans become more involved in their health care

VA recently released the VA Pressure Ulcer/Injury Resource app to help Veterans and their caregivers learn about preventing and caring for existing injuries as well as […]
September 13, 2017

Veterans Crisis Line to open third call center in Topeka, Kansas

VA is opening a Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) call center in Topeka, Kansas, the third such center nationwide, and expects to hire 100 employees to staff […]