Injured During Military Service?
Disability compensation is a tax-free monetary benefit paid to Veterans with disabilities that are the result of a disease or injury incurred or aggravated during active military service.
Learn a trade or skill through participation in a VA on-the-job training or apprenticeship program.
World War II Veterans
In addition to a variety of VA benefits for all Veterans, certain benefits tailored to the experiences of WWII Veterans may be available.
VA's Concussion Coach is a mobile app designed for Servicemembers, Veterans, and others who have symptoms that may be related to concussion, or mild to moderate traumatic brain injury.
VA Secretary Bob McDonald recently launched a national recruiting and staff retention campaign. The effort is part of the Road to Veterans Day 2014.
In August, the unemployment rate for all Veterans was 5.6%. The national average was 6.2%. The Post-9/11 Veteran unemployment rate fell 1.1%.
A new version of the GI Bill® Comparison Tool has been released. Updates include identifying schools with student Veteran groups, VetSuccess on Campus programs, and a more robust benefits calculator.
Student Veterans of America (SVA) and Raytheon are offering (3) $10,000 scholarships to Veterans who are pursuing an engineering degree or a degree in a closely related field. Apply by 10/1.
San Diego Regional Benefit Office Town Hall Meeting
Sep 19, 2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (PST)
The Scottish Rite Events Center - 1895 Camino Del Rio South, San Diego, CA. 92108
Jackson Regional Benefit Office Town Hall Meeting
Sep 19, 2014 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM (EDT)
Sonny Montgomery VA Medical Center, Montgomery Hall, 1500 East Woodrow Wilson Avenue, Jackson, MS 39216
Salt Lake City Regional Benefit Office Town Hall Meeting
Sep 19, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (MDT)
William E. Christoffersen Veterans Home, 700 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84148