Category: National

burial

VA Burial and Memorial Benefits Quick Start Guide now available

Memorializing a loved one is an important part of the transition that follows celebrations and honors of the life lived. However, many Americans may not know or fully understand VA’s burial and memorial benefits. The VA Burial

COVID-19

New coronavirus chatbot available

The just released VA coronavirus chatbot is available 24/7 to quickly triage COVID-19 symptoms and answer your questions on testing options, stimulus payments and telehealth,

COVID-19

Military bands offer free online performances

Military bands offer free online performances during the COVID-19 pandemic, which can help Veterans through this difficult time. “Music therapy is the evidence-based use of

mental health

Can community engagement prevent Veteran suicides?

Social isolation and feelings of loneliness are associated with suicidal thoughts. Consequently, the more people feel disconnected from their friends, peers and colleagues, the more