Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Servicemembers and Veterans with service-connected ALS are now entitled to automobile and special adaptive equipment grants.
2/21/15 | 9:00AM-12:00AM
Location: West Hawaii Civic Center 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
The Honolulu Veterans Affairs regional benefits office will host a Veterans Affairs benefits workshop. It will cover VA Benefits, Loan Guaranty, Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment, and death benefits.
Expected Participants: Veterans, family members, widows, active duty and National Guard service members and community providers.
We honor Col. Paul Green, the Tuskegee Airman pilot who flew 25 combat missions in WWII. Green, who also served in Vietnam, died on 2/23 at the age of 91.
HBO’s “Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1,” which follows VA Veterans Crisis Line employees at work, won the Oscar for best short documentary.
During a 2/15 interview on Meet the Press VA Secretary Bob McDonald outlined progress made at the agency in the last seven months.
The IRS works with community and government partners to provide timely tax-related information to Veterans including free federal tax preparation.