Veterans Affairs

Courtesy of HAVEN Women
Kim Glovas
November 18, 2019 - 6:54 pm
Philadelphia's first and only shelter dedicated to helping homeless female veterans get back on their feet, HAVEN Women, has received a $100,000 grant. Read more here.
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Veterans Affairs in Philadelphia works to make sure the region's veterans are well taken of.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
November 27, 2018 - 6:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Veterans Affairs in Philadelphia works to make sure the region's veterans are well taken of. For Marine Veteran Frank Cacciavillano, knowing what benefits he's entitled to from Veterans Affairs is something he must stay up to date on. "I think it's an across the board...
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Organizers of the veterans info fair cut a ribbon for the eight parking spaces that the Cherry Hill Mall has reserved just for veterans.
Antionette Lee | KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
October 07, 2018 - 6:29 pm
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Cherry Hill Mall, in partnership with Jefferson Health, hosted an information fair for veterans and their families Sunday. Raymond Lauriano, also known as DJ Rockin Ray, played Motown Records tunes while veterans checked out the services available to them...
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Veterans Affairs Secretary nominee Robert Wilkie is sworn in at the start of a Senate Veterans Affairs Committee nominations hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File
July 23, 2018 - 6:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Monday confirmed Pentagon official Robert Wilkie to be secretary of Veterans Affairs, charged with delivering on President Donald Trump's campaign promises to fire bad VA employees and steer more patients to the private sector. Wilkie won approval on a bipartisan...
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A veteran takes a swing during the First Swing golf clinic for amputees and people with disabilities.
Paul Kurtz | KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
April 26, 2018 - 3:31 pm
MARLTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Prosthetics were no hindrance for the more than two dozen determined veterans who met up at Indian Spring Country Club for the First Swing golf clinic. The Philadelphia VA Medical Center hosted the 10th annual event by the Eastern Amputee Golf Association for amputee...
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