2015 President’s Budget Request for VA
On March 4, 2014, the White House released the 2015 President’s Budget. The Budget includes $163.9 billion for VA in 2015.
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VA offers benefits that can improve the lives of Veterans and their families. Some benefits may also be available to active-duty Servicemembers.
Design 2014 Vets Day Poster
Do you have an idea for a national Veterans Day poster? If so, VA wants to hear from you. The Veterans Day National Committee is seeking submissions for the 2014 national Veterans Day poster.
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Tax Assistance for Veterans
Tax season starts Jan. 31 and being a Veteran or an active-duty Servicemember means you have options for assistance. Read about some of those options in our post on the topic.
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At today's VA, especially in the Office of Public and Intergovernmental Affairs (OPIA), we focus on creative and innovative ways to connect with Vets, the media and other stakeholders.
We're just getting started, and that's where you come in – check out our issues page, sign up for email, join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter ( Yes, I tweet). But more than that, we need your help. We want you be part of the dialogue about some of the biggest issues facing our nation's Veterans. Join us to contribute solutions, especially solutions about how to communicate important facts and messages to Veterans.
OPIA's mission is to completely change the way we talk to Vets and the media. We want to communicate with each of the over 22 million veterans, their families and their survivors in their preferred medium, tone, time and frequency. We'll get there faster if we go together.
Here you can find information about some of VA's most important issues, including Fact Sheets, photos of recent events other resources for media and for the general public.
Our office acts as the conduit between VA and federal, state, local, American Indian, and Native Alaskan Government officials.
This program motivates, encourages and sustains participation and competition in adaptive sports among disabled Veterans and members of the Armed Forces through partnerships with VA clinical personnel as well as national and community-based adaptive sports programs. We're also responsible for the National Veterans Day Observance held annually in Washington, DC.
Here you can find out about the range of services VA provides to homeless Veterans, including health care, housing, job training, and education. Find out more about the partnership and programs VA has spearheaded to end Veteran homelessness by 2015.
Browse our extensive collection of VA events from around the country.