You served your country, and in the process you were injured. It could be a bad back. It could be loss of limb. Or maybe you're not sure if you're entitled to any government benefits. American Legion service officers file thousands of VA claims each year on behalf of America's veterans. And the Legion's Benefits Calculator can help you prepare to file a claim.
Funds distributed to Vietnam veterans qualifying for compensation under recent presumption changes; Legion lobbied for and applauded the changes.
Legion rep attends meeting where environmental hazards affecting U.S. servicemembers are discussed.
Legionnaires and posts that are involved in suicide-prevention programs are urged to contact the Legion’s Washington office.
‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ will be devoted to homeless female veterans today. Check local listings in your area for time.
Organization provides feedback, suggestions for caregiver legislation implementation process.
Independence Way rehabilitation facility at VAMC in nation’s capitol will prepare severly disabled veterans for reintegration into society.
The American Legion is collecting cases of veterans whose third-party insurances were improperly billed by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Organization is conducting informal investigation of state veterans homes, VA community living centers.
Legion officials meet with Arlington National Cemetery reps to discuss past problems, future solutions for nation's most revered veterans cemetery.
VA&R deputy director attends public meeting of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.