• Continue reading G.I. Bill® 78th Anniversary – Paving the way for generations to come

    June 22, 2022

    Today is the 78th anniversary of the G.I. Bill, which was established on June 22, 1944, to provide benefits in support of returning World War II service members.

  • Continue reading Veterans can now file an appeal online with the Board of Veterans’ Appeals

    June 14, 2022

    The Board of Veterans' Appeals (BVA) is modernizing. Veterans can now file an appeal online at the BVA website. Here's how.

  • Continue reading Employment extravaganza during June hosted by Veteran Readiness and Employment

    June 1, 2022

    Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E) is hosting a virtual employment extravaganza during June for military-experienced job seekers.

  • Continue reading VALife insurance program coming January 2023 for Veterans with service connection

    May 30, 2022

    In January 2023, VA will launch a new life insurance program called Veterans Affairs Life Insurance (VALife), which provides guaranteed acceptance whole life insurance coverage.

  • Continue reading Protect your VA benefits and access free credit or financial counseling with VBBP 2.0

    May 27, 2022

    VA expanded the Veterans Benefits Banking Program to provide more services to Veterans. See what the expansion, called VBBP 2.0, offers.

  • Continue reading Unemployed? Here are the top five reasons to choose VRRAP today

    May 25, 2022

    If you're a Veteran who lost your job due to the COVID-19 pandemic, VA may have a solution for you. The Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program (VRRAP) offers education and training for a variety of high-demand jobs so you can get back to work. 

  • Continue reading VA and IBM collaboration to build pathways for Veteran success

    May 24, 2022

    VA and IBM are collaborating to build pathways for Veteran success. What does that mean for Veterans looking to build a new career?

  • Continue reading VA makes it easier to buy a home on tribal land

    May 24, 2022

    VA is focusing on improving the Native American Direct Loan (NADL) by increasing outreach to Native American tribes. VA Loan Guaranty Service strives to ensure consistent open communication to all Native Americans on tribal land to improve the overall experience for the more than 70,000 Native American and Pacific Islander Veterans eligible for the program.

  • Continue reading VR&E participant becomes children’s book author

    May 20, 2022

    A former Florida soldier and Veteran Readiness and Employment Service (VR&E) participant has turned the page, becoming an accomplished children’s book author.

  • Continue reading Resources help Veterans with education, employment opportunities

    May 13, 2022

    VA offers education and employment programs for Veterans interested in jump starting their college and career goals.

  • Continue reading Appeals: Informal conference offers clarity, feedback in higher-level decision reviews

    May 4, 2022

    Considering a higher-level review of your claim decision? An informal conference can allow you to communicate directly with a reviewer.

  • Continue reading Nine new cancers added to the presumed service-connected list related to particulate matter

    April 26, 2022

    On April 26, VA announced the addition of nine rare respiratory cancers to the list presumed service-connected disabilities due to exposure to fine particulate matter