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Vietnam PACT Act

The PACT Act is now law. This expands presumptive disabilities, VA care, and benefits to Veterans suffering from more than 20 toxic exposure-related conditions. Learn more about the PACT Act by visiting VA.gov/PACT, calling 1-800-MyVA411 or the video below.

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Download the PACT Act Frequently Asked Questions PDF

Download the PACT Act Survivors Benefits PDF

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VIDEO: How the PACT Act Impacts Vietnam Veterans 

 

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Upcoming Events

(All times ET unless noted)

Aug. 18, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. VA In My Town: Mecklenburg County
Aug. 18, 4-5 p.m. Veterans Career Live – Student Loan Forgiveness (Disability Discharge)
Aug. 23, 2-3 p.m. Pre-Need and Eligibility Benefits
Aug. 23, 4-5 p.m. Veterans Career Live – Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
Aug. 24, 2-3 p.m. Military Spouse Get Hired Workshop
Aug. 24, 3-4 p.m. Heroes MAKE America – Heroes Connect

In the Spotlight

Oct. 29, 7 p.m. PT – Free Tickets for Veterans – NCAA Golden Bears / Oregon Ducks Football

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Afghanistan withdrawal anniversary

Help for Afghanistan Veterans and Families

Veterans who served in Afghanistan may be experiencing a range of challenging emotions as we embark on the one-year anniversary of the U.S. withdrawal from the country. Check out the links below for resources available to Veterans who served in Afghanistan.

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VIDEO: Dr. Sonya Norman of VA’s National Center for PTSD discusses reactions, triggers Veterans may experience in response to Afghan withdrawal.



What’s changed: One year after Afghanistan withdrawal? Discuss with other Veterans on RallyPoint.


Are You Vaccinated Against COVID-19 and Have You Received a Booster? Take This Short Survey and Help Us Improve VA Services.


No Barriers Warriors Campfire

North Carolina Hiking Expedition Offers Challenge for Veterans

No Barriers Warriors hosts challenging hikes in the North Carolina mountains to help Veterans with mental health conditions redefine their identity, purpose and community as they face past and present challenges.

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Veterans Leather Competition Now Accepting Submissions

Are you a Veteran artist and leather crafter? The Veterans Celebrating Autumn Leather Crafting Competition is accepting competition submissions now through Sept. 22.

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Free Entrepreneurship Boot Camp for Veterans, Spouses

Disabled American Veterans’ next Patriot Boot Camp will be held October 20-22. This intensive training program helps Veterans and the military community (including spouses) pursue their dreams of founding a venture. 

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Veterans and Military Students Find Resources, Connect on Campus

Through a network of more than 1,500 on-campus chapters in all 50 states and three countries representing more than 750,000 student Veterans, Student Veterans of America assists Veterans and military students by connecting them with a community of dedicated chapter leaders.

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Hope For The Warriors Addressing Needs of Post-9/11 Veterans, Families

Founded by military families in 2006, Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit that provides free comprehensive support programs to post-9/11 service members, Veterans, military spouses and family members, and families of the fallen. 

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Learn more about challenges related to jobs and employment, treatment options, self-help tools and resources.


Veteran Jobs

WSI Supply Chain Solutions – Night Shift Supervisor – WI
Charity Comfort Care – Home Health Aide Care – TX
Allegiant Air – Military Talent Pool – NV
Warehouse Material Handler – St Louis, MO
Quality Control Specialist – St Louis, MO
Production Supervisor – Marshfield, WI
Maintenance Specialist – Nashville, TN
Manager in Training – Mankato, MN
Sales Enablement Specialist – Lisle, IL
Event Technician – Multiple Locations
Over 100 vacancies for Veterans & military spouses nationwide 
Security Officer – Anchorage, AK
Management Analyst – Arlington, VA
Critical Facility Engineer – San Diego, CA

Post a free job to RallyPoint’s community consisting of nearly 2 million Veterans, spouses, caregivers and survivors.

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Military Tee Times 15% off tee times.

Home Depot The Military Discount applies 10% off the price of select in-stock purchases made by eligible participants. 

CVS 20% off online orders and free shipping, excludes prescriptions and gift cards.

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VA Welcome Kit

Download the VA Welcome Kit

 VA WELCOME KIT

 

Find a VA facility near you.

 FACILITY LOCATOR

VA is here for you.

1-800-MyVA411 (800-698-2411) is always the right number

Veterans Crisis Line988 and press 1, Chat, or Text 838255
Vet Centers: 1-877-927-8387
Homeless Veteran Resources: 1-877-424-3838 or Chat
White House VA Hotline: 1-855-948-2311


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Update Your Address and Contact Information Online

Are you moving, currently receiving benefits or prescriptions, or enrolled in VA health care and want to know how to change your address? You can update your personal contact information anytime, anywhere through VA.gov. Log in or create a free VA.gov account today!

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