Arizona State Council VVA Blog

Serving Vietnam Veterans in Arizona

Website updates for Arizona Council of Vietnam Veterans of America

We have recently updated several pages of http://www.vvaarizona.org website.  These updates include:

For mobile devices (tablets and smart phones) visit our  updated mobile site:  AZ VVA Council – Mobile

 


VA’s rule establishes a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune – VAntage Point

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VA’s rule establishes a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune. VA to provide disability benefits for related diseases 27 Posted on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 1:51 pm Posted in News Releases, Top Stories by OMR 27 comments 450 viewsVA regulations to establish presumptions for the service connection of eight diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune, N.C. are effective as of today.

Source: VA’s rule establishes a presumption of service connection for diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune – VAntage Point


Events Portal | Explore VA

#ExploreVA Facebook Live Video Tour: Health Care Resources for Women Veterans March 23, 7–8 p.m. Eastern time Add to Calendar Women Veterans: Did you know that VA offers health care resources specifically designed to meet your needs? To learn more, join us on Facebook. VA and Disabled American Veterans (DAV) are hosting an #ExploreVA Facebook Live video tour of the Washington DC VA Medical Center Women’s Health Clinic followed by an opportunity to ask questions.

Source: Events Portal | Explore VA


American Legion to Host Town Hall Meeting on Veterans Care in Phoenix

The American Legion, the nation’s largest and most influential veterans service organization, is hosting a System Worth Saving visit next week in Phoenix, where issues with veterans health care erupted in 2014.

Source: American Legion to Host Town Hall Meeting on Veterans Care in Phoenix

Bowl a strike for Veterans | The Verde Independent | Cottonwood, AZ

CAMP VERDE – For the past seven years, Camp Verdeans Nikki Miller and Mike Jacobson have sponsored the BeneVET Bowling FunFest to raise money for the Prescott VA Hospital Rehab Centers and Northern Arizona Veterans Organization. Now in its eighth year, BeneVET is scheduled for Jan. 28-29 at Cliff Castle Casino’s Shake, Rattle and Bowl.

Source: Bowl a strike for Veterans | The Verde Independent | Cottonwood, AZ