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.
Several members of The American Legion's national staff joined VA Secretary Eric Shinseki at the Winterhaven Homeless Veterans Stand Down on Jan. 23.
At roundtable discussion, VSOs urge Congress to reduce the VA disability claims backlog.
The American Legion has launched a new online tool that guides veterans through the often-complicated claims process.
VA has announced the hiring of five federal recovery coordinators, bringing to 20 the number of professionals coordinating care for seriously injured troops.
A scheduled Department of Veterans Affairs $1 increase in veterans' prescription copayments will be delayed until June 30.
The American Legion recently reached out to VA's Chief Business Office in an effort to investigate and correct any cases of improper billing.
Report notes that while VA's quality of care is outstanding, there is still work to be done in some areas.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is expanding its national survey to raise awareness of VA benefits.
Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki cites improved access for veterans.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has programs in place to reduce an alarming suicide rate among veterans.