September 10, 2018

VA marks Suicide Prevention Month in September with ‘Be There’ campaign

To mark Suicide Prevention Month this September, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is shining a light on effective ways to prevent Veteran suicide with […]
August 30, 2018

VA expands Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program to improve service to Veterans

VA’s Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program (VR&E) recently began the process of reducing the average counselor-to-caseload ratio, to one to 125 or below, through the hiring […]
August 23, 2018

Forever GI Bill/Colmery Act allows more Reserve service to qualify for education benefits under the Post-9/11 GI Bill

Reservists called up for active duty will soon qualify for increased Post-9/11 GI Bill education benefits if they meet certain requirements. The Harry W. Colmery Veterans […]
August 17, 2018

VA, Walgreens collaborate to improve care coordination for Veterans

As part of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) efforts to improve care coordination for Veterans, the department is working with pharmacy services provider Walgreens […]
August 16, 2018

Forever GI Bill changes the way VA reimburses for tests, certifications, and licensing exams

Do you need to take as the SAT, GRE, LSAT, a licensing certification, or even a journeyman or other employment-related test? Your GI Bill® can help […]
August 16, 2018

VA DoD Veteran link now available to help Veterans connect

Motorcycles – retired Navy – fuel exposures. Sonja Skinner (pictured above) says those are three items she added to her profile on her VA DoD Veteran […]
August 16, 2018

Veterans ‘TEE’ up for 25th anniversary golf tournament

More than 200 Veterans with visual impairments, severe illness or injury are set to tee up for the 2018 National Disabled Veterans Training, Exposure and Experience […]
August 14, 2018

Military OneSource is now available to Veterans and their families for a full year after separating from the military

The following is U.S. Department of Defense press release dated Aug. 13, 2018. The Department of Defense announced today it will extend eligibility for Military OneSource benefits […]
August 10, 2018

Veterans can now update their contact information online

Moving? Taking an extended vacation? New phone number? Simply want VA to reach you at a different address? Whatever the reason may be, VA just made […]