Important Agent Orange Information for Those Who Served in Thailand

The United States Veterans Administration (VA) has announced that, like those who served in Vietnam, veterans who served in Thailand maybe be entitled to VA benefits. Those who had served at one of the military bases in Thailand listed in the below URL and the locations at those bases identified, and experiencing any of the [...]

Caregivers of People Treated By the VA Can Qualify for Benefits

In July the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) sent out the first stipend payments to nearly 100 family caregivers of veterans, including men with prostate cancer. To qualify for the benefits the caregivers first had to complete a training program, “Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers”. Qualified family caregivers receive an average $1,600 in monthly stipend [...]

A Note from Chuck- An Expansion of Naval Vessels with Agent Orange Exposure Making VA Benefits Available to Additional Men

The Naval Fleet Reserve Association recently provided the following information regarding updates of the Veterans Administration list of vessels exposed to Agent Orange during the Vietnam conflict. This will include many more veterans eligible for VA care for the many diseases attributed to this product. […]