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Sept. 17: VA Benefits Live with the Vietnam Veterans of America
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Sept. 20: WATCH LIVE National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic Kickoff
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Sports from Home: Two Virtual Events
National Disabled Veterans TEE Tournament – from Home!
The National Disabled Veterans TEE (Train, Expose, Experience) Tournament, September 14-18, promotes Veterans’ rehabilitation with instructions in adaptive golf. Watch the #TEEatHOME Kickoff Video, and follow participants at #TEEatHome all week.
National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic – from Home!
At the National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic at Home, September 20-25, Veterans can learn from the pros about sailing, surfing, kayaking, cycling (hand and tandem) and adaptive fitness foundations.
Veterans Report Better Experience at VA than Community Care in Several Areas
All C&P Exam Locations Now Open
VA has resumed in-person Compensation & Pension (C&P) exams at all VA facilities. Specific safety requirements are still in place for Veterans’ health. While specialty exams are only performed when it is safe, certain areas have allowed removal of personal protective equipment (PPE) in order to complete the appointment.
VA Committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace
- September is National Preparedness Month
- VIDEO: Take a by-the-numbers look at VA hiring
- 30 nurses deploy to Gulf Coast VA locations
- VA SimLEARN program improves providers frontline readiness
- Discover Veteran Health Care Innovation Through the VHA Innovation Experience Virtual Event
- Northport VA fire department’s emergency operations ensure Veteran, staff safety
- Veterans call VA Video Connect a “lifesaver”
- Marine Veteran, 92, checks kayaking off her bucket list
- September 2 is the 75th anniversary of end of World War II
- Columbia VA staff pledges to make it the best
- What to expect in a urology career at VA
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- During Suicide Prevention Month VA encourages supporters to “Be There” for Veterans and help connect them with resources
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