Tag Archives: Benefits

New technology automates Veterans’ requests to update family member status

Public affairs specialist, Veterans Benefits Administration

The new Rules Based Processing System helps speed changes to Veterans’ family member status.

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Detroit VAMC’s Victory Band Makes Beautiful Music

Public Affairs Officer, Detroit VA Healthcare System

Detroit VAMC’s Victory Band helps patients heal through music.

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Veteran Achievement in Higher Education: How Data Tells the Story

Since the Post-9/11 GI Bill went into effect in 2009, VA has paid more than $38.9 billion in tuition and benefits to 1.16 million Veterans, Servicemembers and their families; and to the universities, colleges and trade schools they attend. Last …

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Homeless Veterans Summit Helps Share Information, Coordinate Efforts to End Veteran Homelessness

Public affairs specialist, Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center

More than 150 people attended Lovell’s annual Homeless Veterans Summit.

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Veterans In Higher Education: America’s Smart Investment

President, CEO, Student Veterans of America; Army Veteran

Read about how Student Veterans of America is helping Veterans achieve their educational goals.

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Lovell assists Veterans Court, graduates three enrollees

Mass Communication Specialist, Lovell FHCC

Three recently graduated from the 19th Judicial Circuit of Lake County, Ill., Veterans Treatment Assistance Court program.

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Achieving New Mental Health Treatment Goals for Veterans, Servicemembers and their Families

VA’s Undersecretary for Health: Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs; Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administrator

VA and its partners continue to work to provide more and better services to our Veterans.

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VA Launches Mobile App Tool To Assess Concussion Symptoms

Veteran, Communication Specialist for VA’s Rehabilitation and Prosthetics Service

Learn about the new “Concussion Coach” app.

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Women Veterans Twitter Town Hall

Join VA, the Veterans Benefits Administration and the Veterans Health Administration for a Twitter town hall about women Veterans benefits and health care today at 2 p.m. We’ll have experts on hand to answer your questions and to provide options …

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VA Strategic Plan Now Available Online

Director, Strategic Planning Services, VA’s Office of Policy and Planning

VA’s 2014-2020 Strategic Plan incorporates Veteran, partners and stakeholder input and outlines VA’s longer-term goals.

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