Veterans Home http://wamc.org en VT Vets Home Could Lose Federal Funding http://wamc.org/post/vt-vets-home-could-lose-federal-funding <p>The Vermont Veterans Home located in Bennington is facing millions of dollars in federal funding cuts if changes are not made to remedy certain deficiencies. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief Lucas Willard reports…</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 21:47:29 +0000 Lucas Willard 47831 at http://wamc.org Mold Detected at Vermont Veterans Home http://wamc.org/post/mold-detected-vermont-veterans-home <p>Crews are cleaning the Vermont Veterans Home after air samples showed mold in the heating and cooling units and on stored medical records.<br><br>Testing took place this month at the Bennington organization after a musty smell returned to a common room on the home's dementia wing following a cleaning. The room was closed off to residents.<br><br>Home administrator Melissa Jackson said a new kind of insulation should prevent the reoccurrence of mold.<br> Mon, 20 Aug 2012 21:55:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 46004 at http://wamc.org