Date & Time: 9/24/15 | 3:30PM-4:30PM
Location: Reno VA Medical Center, 975 Kirman Ave, Reno, NV 89502 Room L1927
Join us at 3:30PM for a town hall meeting where we will share information, answer questions on VA disability compensation, pension, life insurance, loan guaranty, education, vocational rehabilitation and employment, and health programs, and listen to feedback.
An "open house" claims clinic will be held from 3:30PM to 4:30PM to provide assistance with submitting claims and answer questions on existing claims.
Expected Participants: Veterans, their families, survivors, and stakeholders
Participation in the joint VA and Department of Defense eBenefits website topped five million users this week, two months ahead of schedule.
Do you have general questions about your VA benefits? Download or text our new app 311VET to get the best answer to your questions.
VA reduced the disability claims backlog to 98,535. It represents an 84% reduction from its peak of 611,000 claims in 3/13.
VA is reminding Veterans who have previously been denied for disability compensation claims to reapply. There have been changes in the laws including for military sexual trauma claims.