Survivors and Dependents Assistance
Eligible family members of Service members and Veterans may receive education and training benefits.
Veterans, Reservists, National Guard, and family members who were at Camp Lejeune for at least 30 days between 1953-1987 may be eligible VA health care and benefits.
Date & Time: Saturday, July 21, 2018 | 9 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Trinka Davis Veterans Village, 180 Martin Drive, Carrollton, GA 30117.
Join us and the Atlanta VA Medical Center for a joint Veteran town hall meeting where we will share information, listen to your feedback, and answer questions on VA disability compensation benefits, pension benefits, life insurance benefits, home loan benefits, education benefits, vocational rehabilitation and employment benefits, and health programs.
RSVP: Seating is limited, so please arrive early. Please RVSP at VHAATGVeteranTownHall@va.gov or call 404.321.6111 x5385/6968.
Expected Participants: Veterans, their families, and survivors.
Your Voice Counts, Be Heard!
Camp Lejeune Community Assistance Panel (CAP) and Public Meeting
Date & Time:August 8, 2018 | 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location:Centers for Disease Control.Century Center, 1825 Century Boulevard NE, Atlanta, GA 30345
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) invites the public to hear from the scientists who conducted public health activities to understand the impact of exposure to contaminants in the drinking water at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
Additional Information: Meeting registration information available at https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/sites/lejeune/capmeetings.html
We honor the life and service of U.S. Air Force Vietnam Veteran Adrian Cronauer. He was the inspiration for Robin Williams' character in the movie "Good Morning, Vietnam." Cronauer died on 7/18.
Children of Veterans may develop their own mental illnesses as a result of their parents’ struggles with PTSD and other conditions that are a result of military service.
On episode #113 of VA's Borne the Battle podcast, meet Dan Cnossen a former platoon commander of Navy SEAL Team One and the 2018 paralympic biathlon gold medalist.
Veteran Travis Gambee's discovery of disc golf aided him during his transition to civilian life. In turn, Gambee helped design a disc golf course for other Veterans.
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