October 23, 2017

Documentary on CO veterans service officer to be shown

BEND, Ore. – MediaSeam, Inc., and the National Veterans Rights Association (NVRA), Inc., are proud to announce that their documentary film, “Stu Steinberg,” will be shown […]
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 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 7, 2017

Decision Ready Claims speeds up disability claims processing with help from VSOs

VA has unveiled our new Decision Ready Claims (DRC) initiative – just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to delivering faster claims decisions for Veterans. […]
September 7, 2017

VA unveils claims submission option that promises to complete claims within 30 days

As part of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ continued efforts to improve timeliness of services for Veterans and their families, VA unveiled the Decision Ready Claims […]
September 1, 2017

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

HURRICANE HARVEY UPDATE: For more information about the impact on VA facilities and services, click here. Benefit Payments Significant disruptions in US Postal Service (USPS) are […]
August 29, 2017

ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Live event – Learn how to explore VA benefits

VA hosted a Facebook Live event August 22 to connect Veterans with benefit information and resources. Members of VA’s digital media team joined three Veterans in […]
July 28, 2017

County searches for new veteran service officer

Grant County is seeking a new veteran service officer. Funding for the position has almost doubled, and the Grant County Court plans to increase the position […]