December 11, 2017

[Podcast] #68: Benefits Breakdown – Veterans Crisis Line

I promote the Veterans Crisis Line whenever I can. It is a very important resource to be aware of and I try to remind people however […]
December 9, 2017

The Stone: For Veterans, a Path to Healing “Moral Injury”

When you have a physical injury, go to the doctor. A psychological injury? Get thee to a psychiatrist. But what can be done if you suffer […]
December 8, 2017

VA Suspends Applications For New Vet ID Cards

The Department of Veterans Affairs has suspended applications for its new veteran identification card program due to a large number of applicants, according to a notice […]
December 7, 2017

Pearl Harbor Veterans Return to Pay Homage to Their Fallen Shipmates 76 Years Later

(HONOLULU) — Survivors gathered Thursday at the site of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor to remember fellow servicemen killed in the early morning raid 76 […]
December 7, 2017

Trump Signs Proclamation Marking Pearl Harbor Day

President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation declaring Thursday to be National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. Trump signed the proclamation at a White House ceremony attended […]
December 7, 2017

VA exploring alternative treatments for TBI and PTSD

Today VA announced that it will use two innovative treatments to ease the everyday challenges associated with living with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post-traumatic stress disorder […]
December 6, 2017

Letters From War, a Washington Post podcast about one family’s journey through WWII

Hundreds of letters, written between brothers fighting in the Pacific during World War II. Almost one a day, for every day of the war. The letters […]
December 6, 2017

VA and Humane Society of United States announce partnership

VA announced a partnership with the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) to encourage Veterans to consider pet ownership and volunteer opportunities with community organizations, including […]
December 6, 2017

Google uses VA expertise to help individuals identify signs of PTSD

Noticing the signs and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) early and finding the right treatment option can help people recover. That’s why Google called on VA when […]