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 25, 2017

FTC Launches Website Dedicated to New Military Task Force

Agency task force will develop initiatives to empower servicemembers and their families The Federal Trade Commission launched a web page highlighting the work of the agency’s […]
September 25, 2017

United States Mint to Unveil Designs for Commemorative Coin Honoring World War I Vets

The United States Mint will unveil the winning designs in the World War I Centennial 2018 Commemorative Coin Design Competition on Monday, Oct. 9th, opening day […]
September 23, 2017

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims September 24, 2017, as Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day

GOLD STAR MOTHER’S AND FAMILY’S DAY, 2017 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION As […]
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 21, 2017

Women Vets Have More Than Double the Suicide Rate of Civilian Women

The suicide rate among women who have served in the U.S. military is more than twice as high as that of adult civilian women, according to […]