Veterans Affairs News

October 2019


Veterans Affairs

Therapy horse adds to options for veterans

Veterans Day deals around the country for military members

Help offered to navigate veterans’ benefits

8th annual Hall of Heroes ceremony honors sacrifice, service

VA: Research into airborne hazards on veterans moving along, but veterans needed

Gov. Bryant to speak at groundbreaking for new veterans home at Tradition

Inaugural expo for veterans set for Parx Casino

County veterans office seeking executive committee nominations

This week in Congress: New worries about the NDAA

Loveland to get new VA clinic

Veteran Transition

Warrior Ranch move to former Beagle Club site now official

Hope Project aims to help veterans

Veteran Homelessness

Events starting Nov. 1 raise awareness about homelessness in Hudson Valley

Riding for community, fellow vets

Women Veterans

Women Veterans of the Vietnam War Era



Veterans Affairs

Veterans use medical marijuana to combat serious mental health issues

Iowa woman works to bring her uncle, a World War II casualty, home from the Philippines

Veterans services moving offices to improve access

Brown urging V.A. to put resources toward reducing veteran suicides

Trump administration grapples with veteran suicide

More questions answered as installations get ready for the potential 3 million extra shoppers

Veteran Transition


Veteran Homelessness

Alabama’s homeless veterans: ‘The nightmares, screams, smells’ of war

'A Night Without A Home' Works to Alleviate Homelessness

Father Joe’s Villages Issues Statement on City of San Diego Community Action Plan on Homelessness

One-stop-shop center for veterans is first of its kind in Utah

Women Veterans

Albany recruiters help Army meet enlistment goal

Two women jump on Bridge Day in honor of loved one


Veterans Affairs

New veterans director is there to serve those who have served

Howard library system programs seek to help veterans cope with PTSD and share their military experiences

Work starts on $40 million Soldiers Home project to create veteran housing

Pocono Bulletin Board, Monday, Oct. 14, 2019

Project to house homeless veterans in Waco stalled because of lagging developer interest

'This is the ultimate leave no man behind' | Virginia bikers escort vet's abandoned ashes to family in PA

Veteran Transition

SAIC Presents 10 Veterans With CyberWarrior Scholarships to Enhance Their Cybersecurity Careers

You Don’t Look Like a Veteran

Veteran Homelessness

Veterans Find A Path to Healing Through Shakespeare

Rucking for Homeless Veterans

Ending homelessness requires the whole community’s effort

La Crosse makes progress in fight to eliminate homelessness

Women Veterans

Shirley Contreras: Freedom Monument Veterans Memorial created with many hands

Valley Legacy recipients named


Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs Department Has Not Reviewed Performance Of Its Long-Term Care Facility Contractors

Fellowship and Care Fair comes to Veterans Affairs Clinic

Volunteers prepare for Lawton Stand Down

Klobuchar unveils veterans policy plan in Manchester

Army veteran deported after drug conviction now a US citizen

Guitars for Vets a lifeline for Sonoma County veterans

State takes step toward rebuilding Illinois Veterans Home

Veterans Day filled with events

Probe of Veteran Hospital Deaths Focuses on Nursing Assistant: Report

Veteran Transition

How veterans can start a health care career — even without a military medical background

Atty ‘Tiger Team’ Helps Win Bankruptcy Fix For Disabled Vets

VA launches groundbreaking training program to fully leverage new electronic health record solution

Veteran Homelessness

Government Housing Voucher Program Effectively Reduces Homeless Veteran Population

’Operation Green Light’ restores licenses, plus more Pasco County news

San Francisco, Hostage to the Homeless

Women Veterans

Video: Stories of Honor - Sandy Blair: Empowering women veterans through Operation WEBS

Women Veterans' Support Group to meet Sunday, Oct. 20 at Veterans Hall