Home Loans Eligibility
To qualify for a VA-guaranteed home loan, there are certain eligibility requirements for Servicemembers, Veterans, spouses, and other eligible beneficiaries.
Date: 11/11/14 | 9:00AM-12:30PM
Location: City Hall Hermann Square, 513 Walker St, Houston, Texas 77002
Event: Participate with the annual 'Houston Salutes American Heroes' Veterans Day celebration. Both the AT&T Veterans Job and Resource Fair and Walgreens Veterans Health Fair start at 9:00 a.m.. The Veterans Day ceremony starts at 10:00 a.m. on the steps of City Hall with a moment of silence in memory of the WWI signing of the Armistice at 11:00 a.m.. The American Heroes Parade begins at 11:30AM. For more information, visit the Houston Veterans Day Parade website.
Expected Participants: Servicemembers, Veterans, dependents, the public, and stakeholders
Date: 11/11/14 | 10:30AM-1:00PM
Location: Univerisity of Houston Clear Lake Liberty Park, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058
Event: Join the University of Houston Clear Lake for their annual Veterans Day Celebration. For more information, visit UHCL's Veterans Day Celebration event page.
Expected Participants: Servicemembers, Veterans, dependents, UHCL students, the public, and stakeholders
We honor Army Chief Warrant Officer 5 Ralph E. Rigby, who, after 42 years of service, finally retired on 10/28. Rigby was drafted in 1972 during the Vietnam era.
During the month of October, VA guaranteed its 21 millionth home loan. The Home Loan Guaranty program was established in 1944 as part of the original Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944.
VA's Secretary Bob McDonald wrote an op-ed in the Baltimore Sun in which he discusses how VA is critical to medicine and to Veterans.
The Long Beach VA Healthcare System is one of dozens of centers in U.S. using virtual-reality goggles in exposure therapy to treat Veterans with PTSD and other mental-health conditions.
VA's Combat Call Center is a 24/7 referral service for Veterans, family members, and anyone looking to help a Veteran. It is staffed by combat Veterans and spouses of disabled Veterans.
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