Ahead of Memorial Day, Seven VA National Cemeteries Are Added to the National Register of Historic Places

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced that the U.S. Department of the Interior has added seven VA national cemeteries to the National Register of Historic Places. The recognition coincides with the national celebration of Historic Preservation Month each May and comes ahead of a weekend of Memorial Day observances at VA National Cemeteries […]

RUSSELL Memoirs and Musings of Russell D. Ward, Purple Heart Recipient and Patriot

PTSD, Depressed, Problems—Don’t kill yourself, don’t do drugs, don’t abuse alcohol, you’re not alone. Read, RUSSELL Memoirs and Musings of Russell D. Ward, Purple Heart Recipient and Patriot to see someone who had many problems throughout his life but never gave up. This book gives strength to everyone who reads it to understand they are […]

Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Guides Recently Diagnosed US Navy Veterans and Their Families through the Internet Minefield to Ensure They Hire the Right Lawyers

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “We are urging a US Navy Veteran who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or their loved ones, to call us anytime at 800-714-0303 to ensure they are talking to one of the nation’s most experienced and skilled mesothelioma attorneys. At the same time, we are warning diagnosed persons with […]

Medal of Honor Recipients on Memorial Day seek heroes to recognize

As Americans commemorate the service and sacrifice of the men and women of our Armed Forces this Memorial Day, America’s 76 living Medal of Honor Recipients requested today that citizens across the Nation nominate local heroes to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor Society’s 2017 Citizen Honors Awards. The awards, sponsored by The Boeing Company, […]

Rural Homeless Veteran Numbers Are Increasing at a Very High Rate; Obama Needs to Act Now

The United States is quickly approaching Memorial Day. A day of remembering the men and women who died while serving, and protecting our freedom. The Mission in Citrus will be participating in honoring those Veterans on Monday. Sadly, many Veterans are dying while waiting for a home, or much needed services. Promises have been made […]

2016 VA2K Walk and Roll

On May 18th, thousands of Veterans, VA employees and community partners geared up to beat feet in the sixth annual VA2K Walk and Roll. The 1.2-mile walk or (roll) coincided with National Employee Health and Fitness Day to raise awareness of VA’s commitment to ending Veteran homelessness. The event is a national initiative with more […]

AANP Hails VA For Advancing Regulatory Proposal To Grant Veterans Full And Direct Access To Nurse Practitioners

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) today applauds the VA for taking the critical step of putting forth a regulatory proposal which would ensure veterans have direct access to advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), including nurse practitioners. This regulatory proposal once made final would authorize NPs to practice to the top of their education […]