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Disability compensation benefit and eligibility explained

Disability compensation is a monthly tax-free benefit paid to veterans who are at least 10 percent disabled because of injuries or diseases that were incurred in or aggravated during active…

Camp Lejeune: past water contamination

From the 1950s through the 1980s, people living or working at the U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., were potentially exposed to drinking water contaminated with industrial solvents, benzene…

Information about VA disability compensation

Disability compensation is a monthly tax-free benefit paid to veterans who are at least 10 percent disabled because of injuries or diseases that were incurred in or aggravated during active…

Suicide Prevention Month: BeThere

September is Suicide Prevention Month, and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is continuing asking for the entire nation’s help in reducing veteran suicide. Throughout the month of September, the…

Statement From VA Secretary Robert A. McDonald on president’s final assessment of the Commission on Care

Consistent with the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014, the president’s formal response to the Commission on Care was transmitted to Congress. As the president has said, “a…

TRICARE coverage bulletins for veterans

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. Children have several common eye problems. Being aware of them will help you make sure that your children’s eyes are healthy and…

Veteran eligibility outlined for VA health care

For the purposes of U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health benefits and services, a person who served in the active military service and who was discharged or released under…

VA releases report on nation’s largest analysis of veteran suicide

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently released its findings from the nation’s most comprehensive analysis of veteran suicide rates in the United States in which VA examined more than…

Dental insurance available for some veterans/beneficiaries

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides comprehensive dental care to veterans who meet eligibility standards; however, the benefit is not available to many veterans. The full version of this…

Obtaining a veteran’s identification card

On July 20, 2015, the president signed into law the Veterans Identification Card Act of 2015. This act allows veterans to apply for an identification card directly from the Department…

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