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What’s your GI Bill story?

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of the GI Bill, VA invites Veterans and other GI Bill beneficiaries to share a video telling their personal stories. The …


ICYMI: VBA hosts SEC and DoD for Financial Literacy Q/A

On Thursday, Apr. 11, the Veterans Benefits Administration’s social media team hosted a Twitter Q/A with the SEC’s Office of Investor Education and …


Appeals Modernization: Veterans now have greater choice in VA claims decisions review process

VA’s goal is to complete Supplemental Claims and Higher-Level Reviews in an average of 125 days, and decisions appealed to the Board for direct review in …


VA takes next step in reset of GI Bill housing payment implementation

Department of Veterans Affairs selected Accenture Federal Services, LLC to assist with the benefit payment changes required by the Post-9/11 GI Bill.


On National Rehabilitation Counselors Appreciation Day, honor those who make a difference

On March 22, National Rehabilitation Counselors Appreciation Day, we honor these men and women for their work in service to the American Veterans living …


Veterans Experience Action Center brings all VA services to one location for Veterans in North Carolina

Veterans Experience Action Centers bring together VA staff, community agencies and partners and Veteran Service Organizations with the goal of providing …


More than 800 Veterans receive direct access at Montgomery Veterans Experience Action Center

The Veterans Experience Office, in partnership with VBA and VHA, recently hosted a Veterans Experience Action Center in Montgomery, Alabama. More than 800 …


Celebrating female Veterans – past, present & future

Generations of women have courageously blazed trails, broken barriers, and fundamentally changed our society. At VA, we are proud to spend this month …


Purple Heart recipients added to VA priority claim process

Purple Heart recipients who submit initial disability compensation claims on or after April 1, 2019, will be added to nine categories of emergent claims …


VA uses tech to better deliver benefits to Veterans in Arkansas

Using video conferencing technology at nine VA outpatient clinics located throughout the state of Arkansas, the Little Rock VA Regional Benefits Office is …


High-tech industry trainers: want to train Veterans for a career In your industry?

VA's new program, VET TEC, is an innovative, five-year, high-tech training pilot project that was created to prepare Veterans for careers in the high-tech …


VA events bring benefits to Veterans in 24 tribal communities

This time last year, VA was getting ready to launch a nationwide campaign to roll out Veteran disability enrollment claim events with 24 tribal …