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Veterans Can Get Increased Disability Compensation

Posted by on Apr 16, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Veterans Can Get Increased Disability Compensation

Source: military.com / Week of January 28, 2019 Did you know that you can have your VA disability compensation benefitincreased by the Department of Veterans Affairs? Many types of medical conditions get worse over time. If you are getting disability benefits from the VA, you have the right to request that your rating be increased if your medical condition gets worse or causes your health to deteriorate. Before you file for an increase in your disability rating, make sure you know what you can expect from the VA, and be prepared for both the best and worst outcomes you might face...

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Daniel Romanchuk, Manuela Schaer win Boston Marathon wheelchair divisions

Posted by on Apr 16, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Daniel Romanchuk, Manuela Schaer win Boston Marathon wheelchair divisions

Source: Boston.com / By Matt Pepin April 15, 2019 Daniel Romanchuk on Monday became the first American man to win the Boston Marathon wheelchair division since 1993. Romanchuk, who was third last year, finished with a time of 1:21:36. “I knew it was possible, it’s a matter of just everything coming together,’’ Romanchuk said in a televised post-race interview. “Glory to god for the opportunity to race today.’’ To continue reading please click here >>> ....

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Retirees, VA Disability Recipients to Get Biggest Pay Raise Since 2012

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off on Retirees, VA Disability Recipients to Get Biggest Pay Raise Since 2012

Source:  Military.com | 13 Oct 2017 | by Jim Absher Military retirees and those who receive disability checks and some other types of pay from the Department of Veterans Affairs will see a 2 percent pay raise in their monthly paychecks in 2018. It is the biggest cost of living (COLA) increase since 2012, equaling as much as $310 a month for those at the top of the retirement pay charts. Many Monthly Benefits Going Up Thanks to the increase, the average military retirement check for an E-7 with 20 years of service will go up by $46 a month, while an O-5 with the same time in uniform will see...

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Dealing With Disabilities, but No Longer Invisible

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off on Dealing With Disabilities, but No Longer Invisible

Source:  New York Times / By David Gonzalez Jun. 21, 2017 Andres Millan spent two years traveling around Bogotá, Colombia, and its environs, photographing people whose mental health issues or physical limitations kept them at home. Within cramped apartments where living rooms doubled as craft workshops and inside cinder block houses with dirt floors, he spent hours talking to these people about art and healing. To many in bustling urban centers, they were invisible, out of sight and out of luck. But to Mr. Millan, they were kindred spirits he could not ignore. He knew the sacrifices made by...

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USA Today: Social Club For Adults With Special Needs

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off on USA Today: Social Club For Adults With Special Needs

Source:  USA Today Please click here to watch the video >>>>

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