• Help ease patient pain during Sickle Cell Awareness Month

    During Sickle Cell Awareness Month in September, the American Red Cross emphasizes the importance of a diverse blood supply to help meet the needs of those with sickle cell disease – the most common inherited blood disorder in the U.S.

  • CaringBridge celebrates 25 years of caring

    CaringBridge, a free online tool to communicate health news to family and friends, is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

  • From Afghan pilot to Afghan refugee to taking flight again

    Shahpur Pazhman flew Black Hawk missions in 27 of Afghanistan’s 34 provinces, resupplying and relocating Afghan ground forces and evacuating casualties to safety. Thanks to Bridge My Return, he's back in the air.

  • AARP provides valuable resources for Veterans

    AARP provides valuable resources to help Veterans make informed decisions in their pursuit of health care, employment, financial assistance and other needs that will empower them to live a fulfilling life.

  • Veteran’s caregiver thanks VA Caregiver Support Program

    Read Kathy Parker’s letter to other caregivers about how VA and the Caregiver Support Program help her and her Veteran in their time of need.

  • Artist designs creative guitars for Veterans’ music therapy

    Gabriela Mejia is an artist using her talents to decorate guitars for Veterans participating in Challenge America's Music Therapy Program.

  • From Homelessness to good jobs: DoL’s Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program changes lives

    At the Department of Labor’s Veterans’ Employment and Training Service, we’re working to support Veterans experiencing homelessness through our Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program, a competitive grant program focused on reintegrating individuals into the workforce and building strong systems to address the challenges veterans experiencing homelessness routinely face.  

  • PBS’ A Capitol Fourth will be broadcasting live from Washington, D.C. on July 4

    Capital Concerts has announced the all-star cast of the 42nd annual edition of "A CAPITOL FOURTH" on PBS, airing live on July 4.

  • Veterans can find new career as bank examiner

    Veterans wanting a challenging career that ensures the safety and soundness of the federal banking system can find it as a national bank examiner. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) charters, regulates, and supervises all national banks and federal savings associations (collectively, banks) as well as federal branches and agencies of foreign banks. The OCC is an independent bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

  • AARP launches free online hub to help Veterans fight fraud

    In response to the growing number of online fraud reports […]

  • Veterans forum to address VA health care, benefits, questions from Veterans

    VA and Together We Served to host free, virtual Veterans forum. Experts will address VA health care and benefits, among other topics.

  • Army Veteran with MS finds joy in life

    He was diagnosed with MS in 1991 and reflects on his life as, ”A man who has lived a good life and is surrounded by people who love him.”

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