Hiring Veterans: Jobs of the Week for July 8, 2024

Washington, D.C. — The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) continues its commitment to supporting veterans in their transition to civilian life through various employment opportunities. This week, the VA has announced several job openings and hiring events aimed at veterans, military spouses, and transitioning service members. The VA is hosting numerous virtual and in-person job […]

VA: avoiding DBQ fraud scams

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is actively combating fraudulent practices targeting veterans, especially involving Disability Benefits Questionnaires (DBQs). Fraudsters attempt to deceive veterans by offering unauthorized services or requesting fees for completing DBQs, which are designed to assist in the disability compensation claims process. Common scams and identification Fraudsters use various tactics to exploit […]

VA releases new research from Million Veteran Program

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has published the latest findings from the Million Veteran Program (MVP), a national research initiative designed to better understand how genetic, lifestyle, and military factors influence health and illness in veterans. Key areas of research include PTSD, cardiovascular disease, and suicide prevention. These findings aim to improve veteran […]