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One year after enactment: Isakson-Roe Act

On Jan. 5, 2021, the Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020 (Isakson-Roe Act) was signed into


Best of 2021: Top Veteran Resources of the year

Every week, VA sends a weekly newsletter—#VetResources—filled with valuable content, including free resources. Here are the top 10 for 2021. The post Best of 2021:

disability compensation

Filing a VA claim for disability compensation

VA disability compensation is a monthly, tax-free payment to Veterans who were injured, sustained a long-term illness or experienced a worsening medical condition during their

book, college, education

ODVA Awards $600,000 in Grants to Support, Expand Campus Veteran Resource Centers

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs is pleased to announce it has awarded grants totaling $600,000 to expand Campus Veteran Resource Centers at 15 community colleges and public university and bolster other services aimed at helping Oregon student veterans. Veteran Resource Centers are vital in helping veterans transition from military service to college life, complete their educational and vocational goals and successfully transition back into the civilian workforce and community.