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Turning memories into literature

Public Affairs Specialist, Washington DC VA Medical Center

Veterans at the Washington DC VA Medical Center learn to channel memories into words as part of their healing process during a 13-week creative writing workshop.

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Acting VA Secretary addresses 115th National VFW Convention

Acting Secretary Sloan Gibson spoke at the Veterans of Foreign Wars National Convention on Tuesday, July 22. This is the 115th National VFW convention and hosts hundreds of Veterans from all over the country. Watch his remarks in the video above …

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VA tools help Vets, Servicemembers transition

Senior Employment Advisor, Veterans Benefits Administration Office of Economic Opportunity

VA works to help Veterans and Servicemembers find jobs, transition to civilian life.

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Family caregivers of Veterans can count on VA for support and community

For even the most organized people, unexpected health concerns can turn their life upside down. For those who find themselves in the role of the family caregiver caring for our nation’s Veterans, support is available from the Department of Veterans …

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New Regulations Automate Burial Payments for Veterans’ Survivors

An estimated 62,000 Surviving Spouses Benefit from Regulation Changes New burial regulations effective today will now allow VA to automatically pay  the maximum amount allowable under law to most eligible surviving spouses more quickly and efficiently, without the need for …

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Work Hard and Love: A Multi-Generational Reflection on Service, GI Bill

Program Analyst, Social Media Administrator, Veterans Benefits Administration

Jeremy Adkins followed in his Grandpa Joe’s footsteps for service and school.

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Do You Know My VIST Coordinator?

Director, VA’s Blind Rehabilitation Service

The Visual Impairment Services Team coordinator helps coordinate care for blind Veterans

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Veterans Health a national leader in surgical quality

National Director of Surgery, National Surgery Office, VA’s Veterans Health Administration

VA is a national leader in surgical quality. Read more to find out how.

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GI Bill changes lives

It was 1975 and Bill Gunning had retired from the U.S. Air Force after more than 20 years of service. The senior master sergeant, who had deployed during the Korean and Vietnam Wars, wondered what he would do next with …

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All-American Veterans Center at Fayetteville Technical Community College – a best practice for Vets

President, Fayetteville Technical Community College

FTCC focuses on Veterans, and recently opened its All American Veterans Center

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