Where Do I Submit ALL Paperwork?

(Either of these centers will

work if you're unsure)

The VA Claims Intake Center

Western Region

Department of Veterans Affairs

PO Box 5235
Janesville, WI  53547-5235
Toll Free FAX Janesville – 844-822-5246

The VA Claims Intake Center

Eastern Region
Department of Veterans Affairs

PO Box 5235
Newnan, GA   30271-0020
Toll Free FAX Newnan – 844-531-7818

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VA Form 21-0966 - Intent To File A Claim

VA Form 21-526EZ -  File A Claim

Disability Service Connection

Secondary Service Connection-Increased

Disability Compensation-Temporary

Total Disability Rating -

 Individual Unemployability -

Compensation under 38 U.S.C. 1151 -

 Special Monthly Compensation -

Specially Adapted Housing/Special

Home Adaptation Automobile 

Allowance/Adaptive Equipment -

Benefits Based on a Veteran's

Seriously Disabled Child

VA Form 21-0958 - NOD

​Notice of Disagreement

The first step to appeal

VA Form 21-534 EZ

Application for DIC, Death Pension

Change of Address

TDIU Annual - VA Form 4140

VA form 21-686c

Declaration of Status of Dependents


The Department of Veterans Affairs isattempting to build a "culture of innovation"

among its employees, beginning with hiring full-time

"innovation specialists" for one year at eight pilot facilities.

VA doesn't have 'legal authority' to require executives to

return $400K they received in job transfer scam

The Department of Veterans Affairs will not try to recoup more than $400,000

from two senior VA executives who manipulated the hiring system to get their

jobs of choice and received hundreds of thousands in extra money to relocate.

VA transfers demoted executive to Phoenix

​A Department of Veterans Affairs executive who was demoted and referred

for possible criminal prosecution by the Office of Inspector General in

September has been transferred to Phoenix and assigned

as an administrator at the regional benefits center.


Dying veteran's donation brings cheer to veterans home

Tom Courbat, who lived in Redding for 18 years before moving away in 1989,

recently donated around $7,000 to help, among other things, obtain and

decorate the home’s Christmas trees, which are now lavishly adorning its many different wings.

Veterans gather to raise concerns at Town Hall meeting at Canandaigua VA

​Monday’s veteran-run Town Hall marks one of the first such events to be held nationally

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Our View: VA, a two-letter synonym for insanity

The old definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and

expecting different results. The new definition is more compact. In fact, two words:
Veterans Affairs.
Has there ever been bureaucratic dysfunction more spectacularly on display?

​Tomah VA adopts second improvement plan

​If your 30-day plan bombs, go into smoke-and-mirrors mode, launch a 100-day plan.

​The release of the “100-day plan” comes almost 11 months after media reports

that veterans at the center were prescribed high doses of opioid medications

and that employees who spoke out faced retaliation from top officials. The plan,

which follows a 30-day plan announced in May, outlines steps

to improving access to care, employee engagement and restoring trust.

Knoxville veterans return to Vietnam to "kill ghosts"

​In South Knoxville, Ron Kirby spent Monday gearing up to lead several

Vietnam War veterans from Knoxville on a mission to find closure

almost half a century after they returned home from war.

Veterans can reduce impact of hepatitis C

​An estimated 300,000 Texans have HCV
HCV is leading cause of various liver ailments
The annual fatality rate of HCV is higher than HIV/AIDS in the U.S.

​Loma Linda VA warns veterans of possible TB exposure

​The veterans hospital in Loma Linda is asking hundreds of patients to

get tested for tuberculosis after an employee came down with the potentially fatal disease.

​The Tears They Cry: Women Veterans and PTSD
Female Vietnam vets have higher rates than previously thought, a study says

Social Security: Helping Veterans and Active Duty Military Members

On Veterans Day, the nation honors the men and women who risk their lives to

protect our freedom. Social Security honors veterans and active duty members of the

military every day by giving them the respect they deserve. A vital part of that is

administering the Social Security disability program.  For those who return

home with injuries, Social Security is a resource they can turn to. If you

know any wounded veterans, please let them know about Social Security's

Wounded Warriors website. You can find it atwww.socialsecurity.gov/woundedwarriors

No cost of living hike for Social Security

recipients next year, government says

The lack of a cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, also affects federal retirees and their

survivors, disabled veterans and recipients of Supplemental Security Income,

the disability program for the poor. More than 70 million Americans are affected overall.

Above are the executives who control your VA benefits and your health care.

​Click on an image to learn more about them.

Dr. Brett Valete provides Military Veterans with psychological

Independent Medical Evaluation, Independent Medical Opinions,

Nexus Letters and Ratings Reviews. For more information visit www.VeteransPsychEvaluations.com

Presidential Memorial Certificates

A Presidential Memorial Certificate (PMC) is a

gold-embossed paper certificate bearing the

official signature of the current President of

the United States and honors the memory

of deceased, honorably discharged Veterans.

Veteran & Dependent Burial in VA National Cemeteries

The National Cemetery Administration honors

Veterans and their families with final resting

places and lasting memorials that

commemorate their service to our nation.