TLC for Veterans

Introducing some extra TLC for veterans:

Transfer and Lodging Center

VA Launches New Affordable Care Act Web Page

This week, the Department of Veterans Affairs updated its website with a new page containing information on the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  The page is easy to navigate, and is broken down into different links for veterans already enrolled in VA care, un-enrolled veterans, and family members.  Those who are not enrolled yet can use the site to learn more about eligibility, begin the enrollment process, or initiate an online chat for more help.  There are also various fact sheets and FAQs available.
As a reminder, all enrolled veterans, TRICARE beneficiaries, and CHAMPVA family members already meet the minimum standard for coverage required by the ACA.  To visit the website, click here:

Let Governor Herbert Know

If you'd like to let Governor Herbert know that you support his stance on the issue of marriage in the State of Utah, please click on the link below and let your voice be heard:

Honor Utah Veterans Gallery

Senator Mike Lee is creating a photo gallery display in his Senate office memorializing the service of Utah's veterans.  If you are one of the brave Americans who has served or is serving, or if you are the friend or family member of a veteran, you are invited to share a photograph on Instagram that captures their commitment to country and their willingness to sacrifice.  More details at this link: Honor Utah Veterans

VVA on DoD Announcement of Guidance for Upgrading Discharge Requests


“Vietnam Veterans of America is very pleased with the recent announcement by Secretary of Defense Hagel regarding the September 3, 2014, Department of Defense (DoD) guidance to Military Department Boards for Correction of Military/Naval Records (BCM/NR) when considering petitions regarding discharge upgrade requests by veterans claiming Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, who received Other Than Honorable (OTH) Discharges,” said VVA National
President John Rowan.

Please see complete flyer in the link at top of this post.

2014 - Do You Want a Flu Shot?

Please see this FLYER for Walgreen's association with VA flu shots.

Six more St. George Devil Pup graduates August 2014

Six outstanding young men completed the course at 2014 Devil Pups Camp, Second Increment.  Ivan Cataluna, center, was named Honor Pup.  One Honor Pup is chosen from each of six platoons.  Congratulations to these outstanding Dixie High students.