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This Week at the VA - Dec. 14, 2018
Marine writes song for those struggling with PTSD or survivor's guilt...VA hosts Operation Hero-Animal Bond event...Tech for Troops bridges the digital divide for Veterans in need...  More...

FCC and VA to Combat Illegal Robocalls Targeting Veterans - Dec. 14, 2018
The US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) continue to team up to combat illegal robocalls targeting Americans, including Veterans and their families.  More...

VA updates disability rating schedule related to hematologic and lymphatic systems - Dec. 10, 2018
​WASHINGTON — Effective Dec. 9, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) updated portions of the VA Schedule for Rating Disabilities (VASRD or Rating Schedule) that evaluates the hematologic and lymphatic systems.  More...

This Week at the VA - Dec. 7, 2018
Medic recalls landing on Omaha Beach and the profound impact on his life...The art of therapy - National Veterans Creative Arts Competition and Festival...[Video] 'Lend me your ears': Navy Veteran receives new prosthetic...  More...

VA announces fully capable Tele-counseling service within its Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program - Nov. 30, 2018
Today, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program (VR&E) announced the ability for Veterans nationwide to meet with more than 1,000 Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors (VRC) via “Tele-counseling,” or virtual communication.  More...

This Week at the VA - Oct 29, 2018
Deployed Vet Center staff helps those affected by Hurricane Michael...Remains of MIA airman repatriated after 53 years...Vietnam Veteran: It takes a hero to ask for help  More...

VA Releases 2016 Veteran Suicide Data: - Sept. 28, 2018
The newest and most recent data for veteran suicide was released by VA on Wednesday, which includes suicide data up to 2016.  More...

This Week at the VA - Sept. 26, 2018
VA Secretary Robert Wilkie to host "State of VA" community town hall...Veterans Legacy Program: Cpl. Earl LaPan, South Florida artist and World War II Veteran...VA secretary: ‘Las Vegas is where we see what VA will become'...  More...

This Week at the VA - Sept. 18, 2018
VA continues to monitor the impact of Hurricane Florence with facility updates...Army Veteran survives multiple medical challenges and is now inspiring other Veterans at annual VA event...  More...

This Week at the VA - Sept. 10, 2018
Secretary Robert Wilkie's message for Suicide Prevention Month...Keith Thompson earns top honors at National Veterans Wheelchair Games...Veterans Legacy Program: Maj. Charles Leonetti, Italian immigrant, Veteran of both World Wars, and well-known New York artist...  More...

This Week at the VA - Aug. 22, 2018
Army Veteran Ron Miles goes the distance at Golden Age Games...Veterans Legacy Program: Rear Adm. Alene Bertha Duerk, Navy's first female admiral...  More...

This Week at the VA - Aug. 13, 2018
Oklahoma sailor killed at Pearl Harbor finds final resting place...Air Force Veteran looks to inspire others as wheelchair basketball official...Veterans Legacy Program: Lt. Col. Robert Joseph Andrews, long serving pilot and Veteran of three wars...  More...

This Week at the VA - Aug. 3, 2018
38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games kick off in Orlando...  More...

VA Benefits Bulletin - August 2018 - Aug. 02, 2018
Back to School -- Not Just for the Kids... Protect Yourself from Identity Theft...  More...

This Week at the VA - July 27, 2018
Fraudulent Veteran charities have the Federal Trade Commissionn and states cracking down  More...

This Week at the VA - July 20, 2018
Purple Heart medal returned to family... An annual physical saved one Veteran's life...   More...

This Week at the VA - July 13, 2018
Smarthphone feature provides immediate access to Veterans Crisis Line...ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Live event on VA Home Loan Programs...  More...

Get a decision on your disability claim in 30 days (or less) - July 11, 2018
Do you have a disability, medical condition or injury incurred or aggravated during active military service? You may be eligible for tax-free disability compensation.  More...

This Week at the VA - July 6, 2018
Changes to Survivors' and Dependents' Education Assistance program...Army combat Veteran fights the war on opioid addiction...  More...

This Week at the VA - June 29, 2018
Design for National Native American Veterans Memorial selected... VEText available soon for Veterans...  More...






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