Tagged: Department of Veteran Affairs

Veteran Suicide Prevention & Secure Firearms Storage

Be a part of the solution: Prevent Veteran Suicide and Understand Secure Firearms Storage About this event   Wednesday, November 16, 2022 10:00-2:00 Registration begins at 9:30   Suicide Prevention & Secure Firearms Storage Keep Our Veterans Alive   Open to Veterans, Veteran Service Organizations, National Guard, Reserve, Family Members, Veteran Service Providers, Law Enforcement, Behavioral Health Professionals, Health Professionals,… Read more
Mission 22 - The Hope Gala - Join us in supporting our invisible heroes and the war against veteran suicide

Mission 22 – The Hope Gala – Join us in supporting our invisible heroes and the war against veteran suicide

According to a Department of Veteran Affairs study, 20 veterans each day take their own lives. But together we can help support our invisible heroes and the war against veteran suicide. Join us at this amazing event and let our veterans know they have our support. This gala will help raise funds to get veterans into treatment programs when they… Read more
VA News Release

VA Launches Program Aimed at Providing Veterans More Options in Claims Disagreements

WASHINGTON — Today, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that it will launch the Rapid Appeals Modernization Program, or “RAMP,” with the goal of providing Veterans with the earliest possible resolution of their disagreement with VA’s decision on their benefit claims. RAMP will provide expanded opportunities for Veterans to enter the new, more efficient claims review process outlined in… Read more

U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Will Benefit Veteran Owned Small Businesses

Veterans First Contracting Program to give preference to SDVOSBs and VOSBs On June 16, 2016 the Supreme Court held that 38 U.S.C. 8127(d) applies to all contracts including Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs) and orders placed against the Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) contracts. The Court also held the “rule of two” contracting procedures in section 8127(d) are not limited to those… Read more

Public Service Recognition Week May 3rd May 9th, 2015

Celebrated the first week of May since 1985, Public Service Recognition Week (PSRW) is time set aside to honor the men and women who serve our nation as federal, state, county and local government employees and ensure that our government is the best in the world. Throughout the country, mayors, governors, communities and public service organizations participate in PSRW by… Read more

VA Changes Eligibility Requirements Removing "Net Worth" as a Factor

The Department of Veteran Affairs is making changes to the way it determines eligibility for VA Health Care, a change that will result in more Veterans being able to access Health-Care Benefits they earned and deserve. This change was announced in a VA press release issues on March 17th. The VA is eliminating the use of net worth as a… Read more

Veterans’ Town Hall Meeting With Keynote Speaker Col. Oliver North

The Problem? In recent years with the war on terrorism and the poor economy, the rate of unemployment and homelessness has increased for the Veteran community. What Are We Going To Do About It? We will be hosting a series of Town Hall Meetings inviting elected officials, the Department of Veteran Affairs, non-profit organizations, Veteran students, landlords, brokers, realtors and… Read more