May 1, 2017

VA and TAPS working together to support the families of America’s fallen heroes

Each time a bugle plays Taps and a folded flag is presented to a grieving family, experts tell us that on average, 10 lives will be […]
April 21, 2017

VA modernization initiative reduces processing time for Veterans’ claims, saves future taxpayer dollars

VA recently started digitizing older, inactive paper records, which will save taxpayer dollars through reduced, leased office-space that currently houses these records. “This is just one […]
March 20, 2017

VA’s modernization of the claims process continues

Early this year, the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) began extracting hundreds of thousands of inactive-claim records from regional offices east of the Mississippi for digital conversion. Inactive-claim […]
February 4, 2017

Finding veteran resources from home

We were all talking around the coffee table these last few days about just how accessible help and assistance is for veterans in our area. What […]
November 14, 2016

MyVA311: One number to call to reach VA

October 31, 2016

How to successfully file a VA compensation claim

August 24, 2016

ODVA Hosting 2016 Veteran Benefit Expo September 8th

The Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs' second annual Veteran Benefit Expo will be held Sept. 8 at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum, bringing together close to 100 federal, state and local providers of programs and services that benefit veterans and their families.
August 2, 2016

Veteran resource fair planned for Prineville

July 28, 2016

VA pension provides support for qualifying Veterans, survivors