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Blinded Veterans Association thanks Congresswoman Luria, applauds House passage of H.R. 3504

Blinded Veterans Association thanks Congresswoman Luria, applauds House passage of H.R. 3504 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact Name: Chester CurtisPhone: 202-371-8880 ext. 316Email: ccurtis@uzv.be8.myftpupload.comWebsite: https://bva.org (ALEXANDRIA, VA, July 25, 2019) – The Blinded Veterans Association (BVA) thanks Congresswoman Elaine Luria for her amendment to H.R. 3504, the Ryan Kules Specially Adaptive Housing Improvement Act, expanding the number of veterans eligible to receive VA-administered Specially Adapted Housing (SAH) grants to include blinded veterans. These grants fund important housing renovations such as ramps, handrails, grab bars, […]

Filing for and Pursuing Benefits You Paid Into While Serving

Filing for and Pursuing Benefits You Paid Into While Serving When you enlisted in the military, you may never have anticipated suffering a debilitating injury or illness. During your time in the service, however, you may have been exposed to conditions that robbed you of your sight. You may now be discharged with no way to support yourself and your family. Rather than live on limited disability Social Security benefits, you may want to pursue […]

Blue Water Bill Passes Senate

Blue Water Bill Passes Senate Check out the article regarding the Blue Water Bill passing the Senate. https://www.militarytimes.com/news/pentagon-congress/2019/06/12/blue-water-veterans-bill-clears-senate-heads-to-white-house-for-final-signature/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=ebb%2006.13.19&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief