Resources for Veterans vis the US Dept. of Veterans Affairs (29 April 2020)

#VetResources – for Veterans, their Families, Caregivers and Survivors
Latest VA updates on COVID-19: VA.gov/coronavirus


Veterans Benefits Town Hall, April 30

VBA Webinar

The Veterans Benefits Administration invites you to join a stakeholder town hall on April 30th (tomorrow) on performance, Blue Water Navy, GI Bill, and the Veterans Benefits Banking Program.

Sign up link.


Accessing VA Telehealth Services during COVID-19

Elizabeth Dole Foundation, VA, and Philips joined forces to provide information and tips for Veterans, their families, and caregivers accessing VA Telehealth. YouTube Video


Veterans may need to act by May 5 for Economic Impact Payments

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If you have eligible dependents and did not file 2018 or 2019 tax returns, you must act by May 5 to get the full amount of your Economic Impact Payment quickly. Additional VA debt & copay financial relief options here.


Amazon is helping Veterans start their own delivery business

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Amazon has committed $5 million toward funding Delivery Service Partner startup costs for Veterans, offering $10,000 reimbursements to qualified candidates to build their own business.

Amazon wants your drive, leadership skills, hustle, and mission-first attitude.

LEARN MORE

Join Amazon’s Veteran and Military Spouse Informational Employment Webinar on Tuesday, May 5th.


America’s Warrior Partnership helps close resource gaps for Veterans

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America’s Warrior Partnership invites Veterans from all walks of life to make their voices heard through Mission Roll Call.

Veterans, their families and caregivers can participate in polls and share their unique perspectives on how communities can improve Veterans’ quality of life.  Link to learn more.

 


Find resources to help cope with nightmares.


COVID-19 guidance for VA home loans

VA Home Loan

What if I missed payments on my VA-guaranteed loan and can’t make up all the payments at once?

How does the CARES Act protect my VA loan?

These questions answered, and more: access answers here


Marine announces wheelchair football league during NFL draft

Marine Brad wheelchair football anncmnt

Right before the Carolina Panthers picked in the third round of the NFL Draft April 25, Veteran Brad Lang appeared on TVs nationwide.
Lang announced a wheelchair football league through Disabled Sports USA and a grant from the NFL.    Learn more here.


 

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