The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) partnered with Stars and Stripes to create a special edition insert for the publication called “The Veterans Benefits Guide.” The print and digital publication, which highlights VA benefits and services available for transitioning service members and their families, is available now.
The digital version of the Veterans Benefits Guide is available here: Veterans Benefits Guide | Stars and Stripes.
What you can expect
The Veterans Benefits Guide answers most of the commonly asked questions for a variety of benefits and services, including:
- Life insurance
- Pension and fiduciary services
- Education and training programs
- Economic development and employment
- Home loan guaranty programs and housing assistance
- Mental health resources
It also features a welcome message from Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Benefits, Mike Frueh, explaining why he believes all service members, Veterans, caregivers, survivors and their families should learn about what VBA has to offer and why they should take advantage of it.
In addition, the articles include links to helpful resources, such as program eligibility information, yearly benefit program reports, application directions, VBA contact information and much more.
About Stars and Stripes
Stars and Stripes is an independent U.S. military multimedia organization with exclusive coverage on domestic and international events, as well as news pertaining to Veterans and the Armed Forces. Its columns range from news and living to sports and travel. The organization also shares articles and resources through monthly subscriptions, ePapers, special publications, mobile apps, email newsletters, digital access and home deliveries.