VA http://wamc.org en Shumlin Celebrates Veterans Laws http://wamc.org/post/shumlin-celebrates-veterans-laws <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin says he's proud of the state's support of veterans and families, including health care at the White River Junction VA Medical Center. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 23:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 94398 at http://wamc.org Shumlin Celebrates Veterans Laws Sanders Discusses VA Medical Opportunities http://wamc.org/post/sanders-discusses-va-medical-opportunities <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, chair of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, extolled the innovative programs of the White River Junction VA Medical Center during a press conference in Burlington on Monday. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 16:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 71795 at http://wamc.org Sanders Discusses VA Medical Opportunities Regional VA Centers Aid Iraq War Vets http://wamc.org/post/regional-va-centers-aid-iraq-war-vets <p></p><p></p><p>When soldiers return from overseas tours to places like Afghanistan and Iraq, many must deal with medical or psychological issues.&nbsp; Ten years after the beginning of the war in Iraq, veterans are facing increasing challenges at home.&nbsp; Two veterans’ medical centers are serving upstate New York and Vermont with a variety of services. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 60234 at http://wamc.org Regional VA Centers Aid Iraq War Vets Help Offered To Homeless Veterans In Western Massachusetts http://wamc.org/post/help-offered-homeless-veterans-western-massachusetts <p>The Department of Veterans Affairs says it is making progress in reducing the number of homeless veterans in the country. But the critical need was evident at an event Friday in Springfield Massachusetts.&nbsp; WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 19:45:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 48944 at http://wamc.org Help Offered To Homeless Veterans In Western Massachusetts