WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) reaffirms its commitment to extend debt relief for Veterans through Sept. 30.
Scammers are using the COVID-19 pandemic as an opportunity to file fraudulent unemployment claims, often using someone else’s identity. Scammers may even use the identity of someone who is receiving or applying for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.
Managed by the U.S. Department of Labor, COBRA allows for healthcare benefits to temporarily continue for workers and families during times of transition, job loss, and more. The time period of this extended coverage varies and depends on the reason for the loss of healthcare coverage.
Are you considering enrolling in Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)? In this article, you will learn about the differences between each program, how to check your eligibility on Benefits.gov, and how and where to apply.
Calling all veterans and caregivers: leaders from the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and Philips invite you to join a virtual seminar on February 9 at 2:30pm ET focused on the VA’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout plan for Veterans and their caregivers. Duri…
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) reached a milestone in just a month and a half’s time administering 1 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to Veterans and VA health care workers.
(Florence, SC) Lighthouse Ministries has paid off the mortgage on their building, The Patterson Building, located at 1416 W. Evans St. In late 2017, the local non-profit relocated to this building from its original location on 201 W. Elm St.
FLORENCE, S.C. – Four students were recently presented gift cards for their winning submissions in the second annual Veterans with Hope “Thank a Vet” Art Contest. More than 25 artists participated in the contest in two age groups.
Six things you can do while you waitMany people are wondering when, where, and how they'll get vaccinated for COVID-19. We understand these are challenging times. While there's hope on the horizon that you'll receive your vaccine soon, it's important to stay cautious, keep up good habits, an…
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the names of current senior career executives who will perform the duties of senior department leadership in acting capacities until additional Biden administration appointees are confirmed and sworn in.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the names of several key Biden administration political appointees joining the department.
DHEC needs public health allies like in their corner now more than ever, especially when it comes to combating pervasive myths about vaccines.
More than 3 million people in the U.S. have glaucoma, and some have no idea they have it. Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can cause permanent vision loss and blindness. If you get a glaucoma test and find treatment early, you can protect your eyes from serious vision loss.
We provide benefits to about one-fifth of the American population and help protect workers, children, people with disabilities, and the elderly.
Columbia VA Health Care SystemWm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center, Office of Public Affairs,6439 Garners Ferry Rd, Columbia, SC 29209Email: VHACMSDORNPA@VA.GOVPhone: (803) 776-4000 Ext. 6519/6998 COLUMBIA, S.C. — The Columbia VA will host a Virtual Veteran’s Town Hall meeting January …
Usually around this time of year, Veterans and their friends and families would have lined the streets of the Columbia VA’s campus to watch thousands of revved motorcycles pass them by. The purpose? To deliver charitable donations for Veterans… and to spread a little holiday cheer.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control today provided the following update on COVID-19 vaccine:
COLUMBIA, S.C.—The S.C. Board of Health and Environmental Control announced today the selection of Dr. Edward Simmer, MD, for appointment as director of the Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC).“2020 has emphasized the importance of the work being done by DHEC employees each…
David Sergent knows the importance of home. He plays an important role in helping to keep Veterans living in their own houses and communities as they age.