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Substance Abuse Resources for Veterans – The Recovery Village

They volunteered their time and service to our country. They sacrificed their comfort and peace of mind. “They” are the veterans of the United States military. Many men and women retire from the military with memories they wish...

#VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Arch J. Lewis Jr

Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Arch J. Lewis Jr. Arch served as a paratrooper during World War II. In 1942, Arch was drafted into the […]

From archery to sailing, Navy Veteran credits National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic with keeping him on the move

Navy Veteran Gabriel George came to the National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic this year filled with energy and excitement. Returning for his second time to […]

VHA:IE brings Veterans stories to the forefront in new episode

 How important is a story? The next episode of the VHA:IE podcast looks at two innovative VHA programs that are helping Veterans tell their […]

VA secretary: ‘Las Vegas is where we see what VA will become’

Secretary Wilkie at Las Vegas VAMC Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert L. Wilkie, visited the VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System Sept. 20 to meet with […]

The Yeoman (F) Program and the Legacy of Women Veterans

 The Yeoman (F)s, popularly called ‘Yeomanettes’ to their objection, were established by Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels in 1917 after U.S. entry into […]

Panama City Veteran couple ready to pay it forward, help others

This story first appeared on the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System’s website. Panama City Veteran couple Joe and Jill Rodgers know what it’s like to […]

Waco VA Regional Office staff realize suicide prevention is more than just a health care concern

Suicide prevention is a health care crisis affecting us nationally.  John Limpose, director of the Waco VA Regional Office realizes that suicide prevention is not […]

From a life nearly destroyed by heroin, Army Veteran thrives

Photo: ©iStock/BrianAJackson This article originally appeared in VA Research Currents. Less than a decade ago, Allicia Arredondo was part of a population of Veterans who […]

Brother-Sister duo spend summer serving Veterans at VA hospital in New Orleans

Stacie M. Rivera, public affairs specialist for the VHA Office of Informatics and Analytics, is based at the New Orleans VA Medical Center.  She is […]

#VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Dale Doss

Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Dale Doss. Dale served during the Vietnam War. Dale was born in 1936 in Alabama. He enlisted in the Naval […]

VA research trial aims to help parent caregivers

Above: Shawn Christensen, who has been coping with chronic pain triggered by a bad fall he incurred during his Army service, has relied on his […]

VHA Innovation Experience delivers the future of Veteran health care

“That actually made me excited about VA.” This was one of many quotes from Veterans, VA employees, the public, and political officials about the Veterans […]

Free flu shots for enrolled Veterans at Walgreens

During flu season, protecting your health with a flu shot is easier than ever and as close as your local VA or neighborhood Walgreens. VA […]

At VA, find a career without limits

Find a career without limits at VA Please visit our careers page for more information.

Veterans find healing, recovery in the surf during National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic

The first day at the National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic came with the promise of a beautiful morning on the beaches of La Jolla Shores […]

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