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Monthly Archives: February 2015

  Veterans with ALS: Thinking Through VA benefits and services   The Veterans Benefit Administration (VBA) is the agency within the VA that makes service-connected disability determinations, and assigns an initial disability rating. Based on the initial rating, over the course of the disease, the VBA will likely increase that rating to higher levels of […]

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  Oh, hi America! Encountering someone with a service dog can be a unique, and interesting experience particularly if this someone is a dog lover. Here are few ways to handle it: 1.    The dog is working if they have a vest on and should not be approached without permission from the person for whom […]

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War damage. It’s inevitable. The wounded come back and need care. Some injured warriors are more fortunate than others. Some have caregivers that do not give up on them. These caregivers give everything they have, and more, to their soldier. They are an undeniably deep well of love, compassion, commitment and strength. The hands creating […]

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