Whether you just returned from #deployment or have been home for 40 years, it’s never too late to get professional treatment and support for #PTSD.

Today on #PTSDAwarenessDay, make the connection with #Veterans who have been through it and are living better lives.
Whether you just returned from deployment or have been home for 40

PTSD | Symptoms & Treatment | Military Veterans | Make the Connection

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Bob Mason
Tod Oldenburg
Need an answer to a very specific question about a VA loan issue? Your local Regional Loan Center may be able to help.

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Need an answer to a very specific question about a VA loan
In honor of LGBT History Month: VBA serves all eligible Servicemembers, Veterans and their families. It also recognizes the existing diversity within our population, including the Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual (LGB) community. Benefits info for LGB Servicemembers and Veterans and their family can be found on our website under the Groups tab:
In honor of LGBT History Month VBA serves all eligible Servicemembers Veterans

Lesbian, Gay and Bi-Sexual (LGB) Servicemembers and Veterans - Veterans

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Gerald V. Dajnowicz
Jake Kasperski
Congratulations to the recent Warrior Training Advancement Course graduates! WARTAC trains and transitions active duty servicemembers to serve you as VA Rating Veterans Service Representatives (RVSR).
Congratulations to the recent Warrior Training Advancement Course graduates WART

CPEN hosts Warrior Training Advancement Course

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Mark Anthony
Jay Souders
Student working to save WWII history: "It's just amazing to listen to their stories. I could listen to them all day."
Student working to save WWII history Its just amazing to listen to

Washington student working to preserve World War II history

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Michael Motherway
Eleanor Clauser
Steven Conroy
The Korean War began on this day in 1950. Thank you to those who served and sacrificed on our behalf.
The Korean War began on this day in 1950 Thank you to

Korean War Veterans

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Martin Grenier
Wesley Kimball Sr.
Bud Smith
More than 400 #Veterans have met with the team behind MakeTheConnection.net to share their stories.
More than 400 Veterans have met with the team behind MakeTheConnectionnet to

What is Make the Connection?

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“The Veterans feel that the horses are mirroring what they feel."
“The Veterans feel that the horses are mirroring what they feel"

For some traumatized veterans, the best therapy can be stroking a velvety nose

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Bruce Barden
Congratulations to the graduating members of the Vassar’s first Posse veteran cohort! Here's Veteran Eduardo de la Torre on the the transition difference between service and his university: “The military culture’s very much like, ‘We don’t care about your problems, give us results,’” said de la Torre. “The reality is: They don’t care [about the person] unless it gets in the way of the mission....
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Congratulations to the graduating members of the Vassars first Posse veteran cohort

The Liberal Arts Are Helping Veterans Thrive

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Robin Routh McAfee
Buster Chappell
Joe Vargas
Veterans Crisis Line is available for Vets in need: 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1 or text 838255
Veterans Crisis Line is available for Vets in need: 18002738255 and Press 1 or text 838255

Veterans Crisis Line | Suicide Prevention Hotline, Chat & Text

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Wayne Wooten
Lori Nicks
1,000s of #Veterans and #militaryfamilies have found support through the MakeTheConnection.net resource locator: [ Maketheconnection.net Link ]
1000s of Veterans and militaryfamilies have found support through the MakeTheCon

Resources | Videos & Info for Military Veterans | Make the Connection

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June is LGBT Pride Month. At VA, we’re proud to serve all who have served. This weekend, look for VA at Pride Celebrations across the country, and to learn more about your VA benefits.
June is LGBT Pride Month At VA were proud to serve all

Events and Happenings - Veterans Benefits Administration

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Scott Lavern Downing
Albert Mendez
Tony Gonzales
VetSuccess on Campus helps you make the transition to college life, to succeed and thrive with on-campus benefits assistance and counseling, and to complete your education so that you can re-enter the labor market with a viable career.
VetSuccess on Campus helps you make the transition to college life to

VetSuccess on Campus (VSOC) - Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E)

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Donald Ruth Sr
Armando Perez
Mickey Swoyer
This week's tribute honors the life and service of comedian, actor, and WWII U.S. Army Veteran, Bill Dana, who died this week. He was 92. Dana was most known for his comedy roles in the 50s and 60s and 70s, but before that he served in the infantry in Europe in WWII, earned a bronze star, and used his GI Bill to study at Emerson. Thank you for your service, Bill, and for the many laughs over...
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This weeks tribute honors the life and service of comedian actor and

WWII vet Bill Dana, comedian behind Jose Jimenez character, dies at 92

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Greg Parsons
Neil N Joan Coy
Aaron Pennell Adkins
73 years ago today, President Roosevelt signed into law The Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944.
73 years ago today President Roosevelt signed into law The Servicemens Readjustment

Education and Training Home

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Steve Pozesky
Troy Turner
In some parts of the country, temperatures are soaring to triple digits. If you see a homeless Veteran struggling, call 1-877-4AID-VET to help them access VA services.
In some parts of the country temperatures are soaring to triple digits

Assistance for Homeless Veterans

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Elmer Thomas
Edward L Cottle
Alana Weaver
DYK you can use your GI Bill for an apprenticeship program? Our friends at GIB have the details.
DYK you can use your GI Bill for an apprenticeship program Our

On-The-Job Training and Apprenticeship - Education and Training

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Mike Ryan
Mai Collins
72 years ago this week, the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific War during World War II, at the Battle of Okinawa, was drawing to a decisive close. Successfully taking the island of Okinawa enabled the US to have fleet anchorage, troop staging areas, and airfields in strategic proximity to Japan. In this photo, Marines celebrate Victory over Japan Day on Okinawa. From the Philip...
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Steven Mabry
Paul B Prichard
Anne Cleary
Reminder: VA's new toll-free Pension Management Center fax # is 1-844-655-1604. The existing lines, which were used by three different PMC offices, were deactivated on 5/31.
Reminder VAs new tollfree Pension Management Center fax is 18446551604 The existing

Pension Home

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Tony Owen
Robin Hood