As part of the budget deal approved last week, Congress extended several financial protections for student veterans whose education plans have been disrupted by the ongoing coronavirus
Category: Benefit Updates
After an extra year wait, caregivers of veterans who served during the Vietnam War or earlier can now apply for support benefits for the first time. Veterans
White Ribbon VA Month will be recognized by VA during October, which is also National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. White Ribbon VA encourages both men
In the midst of a global pandemic, access to education has been more challenging than ever before. For Veterans planning to return to the classroom
VA’s new website landing page makes it easier for Veterans and family members to access VA benefits and services information. The website, www.va.gov/getstarted, provides two
More than a million service members had an increase in their September mid-month pay because of the payroll tax deferral program set forth by President
SALEM, Ore. – In the wake of the devastating Almeda Fire that swept through the Rogue Valley last week, many people want to help, but
About 46,000 veterans had their personal information exposed after hackers breached Veterans Affairs computer systems used to send payments to outside medical providers.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has reopened the registration period for claiming an Economic Impact Payment. Individuals who receive Social Security, Supplemental Security Income, Railroad
We are facing monumental, unforeseen challenges. Nonetheless, recognizing that ODVA has good reason to celebrate its 75 years of service to Oregon veterans and their families, we will celebrate virtually, stretching the commemoration over the balance of the year.
Veterans who missed out on coronavirus stimulus checks in the spring have until Sept. 30 to register with the IRS to get that money. (Feverpitched/Getty
Veterans can learn more about GI Bill benefits they’ve earned through a new three-part series just released. The series, “Building Your Future with the GI