• Continue reading Veterans deserve leader who will ‘fight relentlessly,’ says SecVA nominee

    January 27, 2021

    Veterans deserve a leader who will “fight relentlessly” for them, said Denis McDonough, President Joe Biden's nominee for VA secretary.

  • Continue reading Wilkie: Wreaths Across America ensures Veterans are not forgotten

    December 18, 2020

    VA Secretary Robert L. Wilkie said while COVID-19 scaled down Wreaths Across America events, they still ensure people remember Veterans.

  • Continue reading Virtual Learning Guide offers support to Veteran and VA workforce families

    October 16, 2020

    An on-line virtual learning guide has been developed to support Veterans and VA workforce families with PreK-12 students. The guide’s supportive materials and projects lighten the load for parents who are double tasking with new home schooling responsibilities.

  • Continue reading SecVA: REACH campaign strives to reduce Veteran suicide

    July 7, 2020

    Reducing national suicide, including for Veterans, is the goal of a new REACH campaign, unveiled July 7 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The campaign mission is to “take care of our emotional well-being and the well-being of those we love,” reaching out to “those who are most vulnerable.”

  • Continue reading President Trump releases PREVENTS roadmap for ending suicide among Veterans and all Americans

    June 29, 2020

    The release of the PREVENTS Roadmap is the first critical step in advancing the national priority of preventing suicide in this nation.

  • Continue reading Patient Advocate Tracking System Replacement Tool enhances the Veteran experience

    June 10, 2020

    Upgrading technological tools for VA's Patient Advocates helps Veterans and staff to better track concerns and compliments, and use data to make continuous improvements to VA overall.

  • Continue reading Veterans getting more mail through reduced errors

    May 27, 2020

    Veterans can update their VA profile information, including address and phone number, to ensure timely delivery of benefits and services at VA.gov.

  • Continue reading VA partners with Dole Foundation, Red Cross to help Veteran caregivers

    May 26, 2020

    VA partners with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, American Red Cross, LinkedIn and Facebook to better connect Veteran and military caregivers.

  • Continue reading Operation Deep Dive Suicide Prevention Study

    May 26, 2020

    Help prevent suicide and non-natural death among Veterans by participating in the Operation Deep Dive survey from America's Warrior Partnership.

  • Continue reading 100K VA employees are now using VA’s Knowledge Management solution

    March 8, 2020

    VA’s Knowledge Management (KM) Solution has reached a record 100,000 users who have visited nearly 20,000 KM articles about VA benefits, services, and claims processing. VA's KM is accessible online to Veterans, their families, caregivers and survivors.

  • Continue reading Journey maps: Plotting the moments that matter to Veterans and their families

    March 5, 2020

    Using a new-to-VA methodology known as Human Centered Design (HCD), VA created what is now known as the Veteran Journey Map and dozens of others since then.

  • Continue reading New Patient Advocate Tracking System empowers VA employees to resolve issues on the spot

    March 4, 2020

    After years of research and development, VA unveiled the Patient Advocate Tracking System Replacement and has implemented it nationwide.