July 3, 2018

Changes coming to Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance program

Effective August 1, 2018, the entitlement available under the Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance (DEA) program will be reduced from 45 months to 36 months, but in […]
June 20, 2018

At War: Veterans Owe Thousands for Survivor Benefits. Why Can’t They Opt Out?

Staff Sgt. John Daniel Shannon, who goes by Dan, and his wife, Torrey, at a home they are staying at in Louisville, Colo.  
June 7, 2018

VA commits $17 million to expand intimate partner violence assistance program

VA is taking action to address intimate partner violence by earmarking $17 million in funds to support Veterans in need. The funds will strengthen intimate partner violence […]
May 14, 2018

VA celebrates Mother’s Day with nationwide baby shower

VA is proud to honor and support Veterans who are welcoming new babies into their families. In partnership with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, 60 VA medical […]
April 25, 2018

VA infertility services help Veterans and their spouses

Our nation’s Veterans bravely serve our country knowing they may return as civilians with service-connected disabilities. However, in deciding to join the military they probably did […]
April 18, 2018

T-Mobile will give its biggest discount ever to the military

Supporting the military is nothing new to T-Mobile. The carrier is one of America’s most dedicated veteran employers . In keeping with the practice of asking […]
April 18, 2018

VA’s nationwide baby shower for Veterans

Next month, VA will host baby showers across the country, celebrating over 2,400 Veteran mothers and fathers welcoming babies in 2018. VA’s Nationwide Baby Shower event […]
April 10, 2018

VA to host nationwide “baby shower” in celebration of Mother’s Day

To honor and support Veterans welcoming new children into their families in 2018, 60 VA medical centers around the country will host baby showers between May […]
April 6, 2018

VA now offers adoption reimbursement

Veterans with a service-connected disability that results in infertility will now be able to receive reimbursement for adoption expenses as a result of a new rule […]