Automated Burial Payments
New regulations allows VA to automate burial payments to most of the eligible surviving spouses without the need for a written application.
More than 500 disabled Veterans competed at the 34th National Veterans Wheelchair Games. A training allowance is available for participants interested in becoming a Paralympian.
Student Veterans of America (SVA) and Raytheon are offering (3) $10,000 scholarships to Veterans who are pursuing an engineering degree or a degree in a closely related field. Apply by 10/1.
Private primary care is now available to eligible Veterans through VA's Patient-Centered Community Care (PC3) program.
The Chillicothe Metro Housing Authority in Ohio received a $128,980 housing grant to help homeless Veterans find permanent housing.
WWII Veteran Ruth Milliot, 103, is the oldest living female Marine Veteran. Milliot was honored for her military service on 8/11.
On 8/8, President Obama signed the VA reform bill, which addresses: giving VA the resources it needs, ensuring timely care, and holding people accountable.
On 8/9, VA Secretary Bob McDonald spoke with Veterans at the D.A.V. National Convention about his visit to the Phoenix VA Medical Center and his interaction with Veterans and employees.
Battlemind to Home V Symposium
Aug 20, 2014 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM (EDT)
Indianapolis Marriott East, 7202 East 21st Street, Indianapolis, IN 46219
Detroit Regional Benefit Office Town Hall Meeting
Aug 20, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)
Detroit Regional Office, Basement, PVM Federal Building, 477 Michigan Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226
Hiring Our Heroes Employment Job Fair
Aug 20, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
The Historic Patriot Club, 500 Upton Rd, Fort Sill, Oklahoma 73503