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Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide

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An evening view of Patriot Plaza Amphitheater at Sarasota National Cemetery.
Steven Brooke The Patterson Foundation

   Patriot Plaza Is a First at VA Cemeteries

Problems with veterans’ health care and benefits have dominated recent headlines. But there is one section at the Department of…(more)

New VA Secretary Bob McDonald is visiting VA facilities talking to veterans, employees and administrators about their concerns and suggestions for improving service.

   Secretary: VA Needs Whistleblowers

  Secret patient waiting lists, delayed medical care, retaliation against whistleblowers  are all reasons why trust in the VA hit…(more)

Youth volunteer Mairyn Harris, 14, and Kathleen Fogarty, director of James A. Haley VA Medical Center in Tampa, FL.

   Teens Spend Vacation at Tampa VA

When teachers ask this fall: “What did you do on your summer vacation?” Nearly four dozen Tampa teenagers will answer:…(more)

Book, notebook, and calculator in classroom.

   Factors to Consider When Choosing a School: A guide before using the GI Bill

Making informed decisions about how to use your benefits and how they can best meet your needs means doing a…(more)


   Road to Buying a VA Home

Infographic – Process of buying a home with a VA loan.