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Improving the mental health needs of Servicemembers, Veterans and their families

In remarks to Veterans attending the 96th annual American Legion National Convention today, the president announced executive actions that will allow the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense to improve the mental health services they provide to …

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Four ways a VA loan refinance can save existing homeowners money

Businessman focused on military businesses

Veterans looking to refinance their mortgage have options through VA.

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Alaskan Native Americans learn about VA home loan program

Director of the VA Home Loan program

VA conducted outreach to Alaskan Native Americans to share information on home loan benefits.

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VA Secretary McDonald delivers keynote speech during Disabled American Veterans conference

Secretary Robert McDonald delivered his first address to Disabled American Veterans at their annual conference on Aug. 9, 2014. His speech outlined the problems facing Veterans Affairs and the way ahead. He also reported on his recent visit to the …

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In Mobile, Ala., homeless Veterans have a guardian angel

Writer, VHA’s Office of Communications

An “angel” helped Vietnam Veteran Joe Carr come back from homelessness and life troubles.

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Hope for Veterans with asbestos-related cancer

Writer, VHA’s Office of Communications

For Veterans diagnosed with Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma, there is help to be found at VA.

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VFW @VFWHQ is first Veterans organization to join VA’s #VetQ initiative

The VFW’s mission is to serve and advocate for Veterans, the military and their communities.

The VFW was the first veterans service organization to join VA as an official partner to its latest veterans service endeavor and will play an active role in helping to fulfill #VetQ’s mission.

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Paralyzed Veterans of America @PVA1946 Teams Up With @DeptVetAffairs for #VetQ

PVA fights for better health care, benefits and careers, and provide the path to adventure through adaptive sports.

Paralyzed Veterans of America is one of seven organizations partnering with the Department of Veterans Affairs on a new collaborative social media campaign aimed at answering veterans’ questions.

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Updating your insurance beneficiary can bring peace of mind

Chief, VA’s insurance claims division

Life insurance should give you and your loved ones peace of mind that they will have funds available if anything happens to you. Here’s how to update it.

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Once homeless, Veteran now works for VA

Writer, VHA’s Office of Communications

Not too many homeless Veterans have masters’ degrees in theology and public administration. But then again, 53-year-old James Mobley isn’t your average guy.

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