A group of volunteers is helping 15 disabled vets by making their homes more accessible – they’re building ramps.
The meeting is at 10 a.m. at the Robert Young Federal Building, at Tucker and Spruce downtown.
The VA is hiring more staff to improve its patient capacity, and adding a fleet of 11 vans to shuttle in patients from outlying towns.
Veterans are voicing skepticism about the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs reform bill signed into law by President Barack Obama.
U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill says she’s sure Congress will be able to finalize the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs benefits package before Congress recesses in August.
Acting VA secretary Sloan Gibson addressed the Veterans of Foreign Wars conference downtown.
Deputy director of claims for the American Legion’s national office Zachary Hearn says the Saint Louis crisis center helped about 175 veterans get medical appointments or file disability claims during the week.
Former Head of Psychiatry at the John Cochran Medical Center Dr. Jose Mathews testified before the Veterans Affairs Committee last night.
A St. Charles County woman has been charged in federal court with cashing her dead mother’s checks from the federal Department of Veterans Affairs for eight years.
The VA on Monday released details of an audit of 731 VA hospitals and outpatient clinics.