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Local Events and Happenings

Veterans Town Hall on the Move

Date and Time: Tuesday, April 4, 2017 | 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Location: American Legion Post 982 |158 American Legion Road, Latrobe, PA 15650

Event:VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System invites you to attend the upcoming Veterans Town Hall. Veterans, their families, and the public are welcome to attend. Front line employees, including experts from the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), will be available to offer on-the- spot assistance with individual questions and concerns.

Expected Participants: Veterans, dependents, and stakeholders

Veterans Town Hall

Date and Time: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 | 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Location: Lawrence County VA Outpatient Clinic | Ridgewood Professional Centre, 1750 New Butler Road, New Castle, PA 16101

Event: VA Butler Healthcare System invites you to attend the upcoming Veterans Town Hall. Veterans, their families, and the public are welcome to attend. Front line employees, including experts from the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), will be available to offer on-the-spot assistance with individual questions and concerns.

Expected Participants: Veterans, dependents, and stakeholders

Inside Veterans Benefits

Weekend Tribute Matthew Daigle ImageWeekend Tribute

We honor the service of Matthew Daigle, an Air Force Veteran assigned to Framingham Barracks prior to becoming a Massachusetts State Trooper. He died March 22nd at age 31.

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Terry LabarFirst Steps in 33 Years

US Marine Veteran Terry Labar was paralyzed in 1984. VA fitted Labar with an exoskeleton that enabled him to stand. Soon he will live his life outside the confines of a wheelchair.

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Camp Lenjeune gateCamp Lejeune Update

VA's rule that establishes a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune takes effect on 3/15.

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BLS sealVeteran Unemployment Rate

In February 2017, the unemployment rate for all Veterans decreased from 4.5% to 3.9%. The national unemployment rate decreased slightly from 4.8% to 4.7%

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Defense Finance and Accounting Service News ReleaseRetiree and Annuitant Address Change

The Defense Finance and Accounting Service announces new addresses for Military retirees and annuitants correspondence, effective May 1, 2017.

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VA's 5-millionth Claim Processing Data ImageVA's Faster Claim Process

In February, we processed our 5-millionth claim using the Veterans Benefits Management System (VBMS). Today, we process nearly 100 percent of disability compensation claims through VBMS.

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Office Information

Pittsburgh Regional Benefit Office

1000 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm