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Pittsburgh Regional Office


Local Events and Happenings

Visitor Engagement Reporting Application (VERA)

The Pittsburgh VBA RO is open for in person or virtual services, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Visitors seeking assistance from the Regional Office Public Contact Team are encouraged to schedule a virtual or in-person appointment on VERA. You will receive email confirmation of your appointment.

Veterans and Stakeholders may also utilize one of the following options to schedule an appointment for in person or virtual services:

Virtual LGBTQ+ Veteran Outreach Symposium: Celebrating Pride and Informing the Community

Date and Time: June 8, 2023 | 1:00 - 3:00pm (EDT)

Link:Join Symposium

Phone: 1-833-558-0712 USA Toll-free Number, Access Code: 2760 717 9788

Event: In recognition of Pride Month, this symposium will celebrate LGBTQ+ service in military, as well as Veteran contributions to our Nation. Guest speakers will educate and empower attendees about the benefits and services available to them and highlight VA outreach efforts to bridge the gap between the VA and LGBTQ+ Veterans, service members, family members, caregivers, survivors, their advocates and advocate groups. The symposium will also provide information on VA benefits, to include filing a VA disability claim online, and the Sergeant First Class (SFC) Heath Robinson Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act.

Veterans Town Hall

Date and Time: June 9, 20203 | 10:00am

Attend In Person: University Drive Campus, Building 29, Learning Exchange | Pittsburgh, PA 15240

Attend Virtually: Join via Webex

Attend by Phone (audio only): 404-397-1596; access code: 2761 104 4858

Event: Get important VA updates and hear from VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System leadership, VBA's Pittsburgh Regional Office, and the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Our town hall is part of our ongoing effort to hear you and use your feedback to improve VA care. Attend in person, via Webex, or by phone.

Veteran Town Hall and Resource Fair

Date and Time: June 14, 20203 | Resource Fair 5:00pm-6:00pm | Town Hall 6:00pm-8:00pm

Register to Attend: Please call 814-323-8006 to register for this event.

Attend In Person: Erie VFW Post 470 | 1808 W. 26th St. | Erie, PA 16508

Attend by Phone (audio only): 267-332-8737; conference ID 650433659#

Event: Learn more about the PACT Act and your Veteran benefits. Together, the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (PA DMVA) and federal VA staff will host a presentation to provide Veterans and their advocates with a convenient platform to learn and ask questions about eligibility and applying for benefits related to the PACT Act. The new PACT Act law expands VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits, Agent Orange, and other toxic substances.

Erie Veteran Resource Fair & Stand Down

Date and Time: June 17, 2023 | 9:00am-12:00pm

Location: Zem Zem Shrine Club | 2525 West 38th Street | Erie, PA 16506

Event: The Erie VA Medical Center and Veterans Leadership Program join forces to bring an all-inclusive Veteran-centric event to Erie featuring free services for Veterans and informative resources featuring VA services and additional Veteran-centric organizations. Veterans, family members, and caregivers can enjoy a free breakfast buffet while learning about the many services available to Veterans within the community.

VA Resources include:

  • Erie VAMC Health Care Clinicians (free blood pressure screenings for Veterans eligible for VA care)
  • VA Eligibility & Enrollment Representatives
  • VA Behavioral Health Clinic Staff
  • VA Women's Health Program
  • Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) Representatives to provide information regarding claims and benefits
  • Erie Vet Center (readjustment counseling to combat Veterans)
  • And more!

For more information, visit Erie Health Care events page

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2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), portrayed in an illustration created at the CDC. ALISSA ECKERT, MS; DAN HIGGINS, MAMOur Response to COVID-19

We appreciate your patience as we continue to work with you during this time of crisis.

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Pittsburgh Regional Office

1000 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm



Some regional offices have re-opened with limited hours and services. We may be screening visitors due to COVID-19. For your safety and convenience we continue to offer help online and by phone.


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