February 21, 2017

ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Chat on education and employment

What education benefits does VA offer? How can I find out how much VA will pay for tuition and fees for school? And what benefits are […]
February 17, 2017

VA Compensation: Who is eligible?

If you believe the internet, or what the guy sitting across from you at your appointment at the VAMC said—which is what he heard from some […]
February 16, 2017

Recreation therapy & creative arts therapy for Veterans

The following guest post was submitted to VAntage Point by Dr. David W. Luce, a Viet Nam Veteran of the United States Navy, Board Certified Music […]
February 16, 2017

This February is American heart health month. Do you know your numbers?

VA is partnering with the American Heart Association to raise awareness about heart health for women Veterans by asking them to Know Your Numbers (Blood Sugar, […]
February 15, 2017

Giving Military Spouses the Help They Deserve

At the Department of Labor’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service, we know that training veterans for skilled work or helping them prepare for their next interview […]
February 15, 2017

Dr. David J. Shulkin sworn in as VA Secretary

On Tuesday, Feb. 14, Dr. David J. Shulkin was sworn in as the secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. In brief remarks after the […]
February 14, 2017

VA’s national salute to Veteran patients

This week is the 40th annual observance of VA’s National Salute to Veteran Patients, an opportunity to pay tribute to America’s heroes – the men and […]
February 13, 2017

Shulkin unanimously confirmed to head Veterans Affairs

David J. Shulkin, an internist and longtime health administrator, was unanimously confirmed Monday to lead the troubled Veterans Affairs Department, becoming the first of President Trump’s […]
February 9, 2017

#HonoringVets: Share your community’s Veteran memorial

I have the privilege of living near Washington, D.C., which means I get to visit our country’s national monuments and memorials. The World War II Memorial, […]