• July 6, 2021

    VAntage Point, the official VA blog, will be down July 11 for maintenance. The site redesign will include functional efficiencies, a more modern appearance and full mobile integration.

  • July 5, 2021

    Not only does AARP provide practical news and information to help Veterans and military families stay healthy, avoid scams and find employment at AARP.org/Veterans, AARP also works to share unique stories of service. This month we are are highlighting several stories about Veterans and their service experiences.

  • July 5, 2021

    Johnson & Johnsons' QuickFire Challenge Series offers Veterans up to $250k in grant funding for their transformative health care ideas.

  • June 28, 2021

    Veterans, enter your submission of 2D art and/or poetry for the National 9/11 Veterans Art Competition; deadline for entries is July 9, 2021.

  • June 23, 2021

    The new Instant Loan Approval service streamlines and automates online processes that eliminate human intervention for providing decisions for loan requests.

  • June 23, 2021

    VA is accepting applications from Veterans interested in participating in the 2021 National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic (NVSSC) at Home.

  • June 15, 2021

    Top Gun changed Chris Hale's life and he used his experiences to form G.I. Jobs to help Veterans transition from the military to civilian life.

  • June 14, 2021

    Dress For Success Austin (DFSA) provides a network of professional support, business attire and development tools to help all women thrive in work and life.

  • June 8, 2021

    Air Force Veteran Emerald Ralston stepped off the southern point of the Appalachian Trail at Springer Mountain, Georgia, March 19. Since then, she has been hiking, connecting with nature and recovering from a difficult transition out of the military. She’s on a mission to complete the 2,185-mile long trail through the help of Warrior Expeditions.

  • June 3, 2021

    In this first of several guest blog posts, Harvard Extension School Instructor Cynthia A. Meyersburg, Ph.D., guides student Veterans on how to prepare for and succeed when returning to an academic school. This post examines what student Vets should do outside the classroom.

  • June 2, 2021

    Family and friends are an amazing source of support, but constantly sharing updates with each and every one of them is impractical. CaringBridge replaces countless texts and emails with a free, easy-to-use communications platform. 

  • June 2, 2021

    Our Military Kids supports military children (age 3 – 18) by providing grants up to $300 to fund sports, arts, and other enrichment activities when their parents are deployed overseas with the National Guard or Reserve or recovering from severe injuries sustained in a post-9/11 overseas mission. Participation in these activities helps military children cope with stress and build self-confidence during an otherwise difficult time in their lives.