Veterans

Veteran Resources: Visual Impairment

Atlanta VA Rehabilitation Research and Development Center            Atlanta VA Medical Center   Format             Rehabilitation Research and Development Center      The Atlanta VA Rehabilitation Research and Development Center strives to improve the functioning and quality of life of aging Veterans with vision loss and their caregivers.  This is accomplished by: 1) research directed toward a […]

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The Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA)

Format             service organization    The Paralyzed Veterans of America, a congressionally chartered veterans service organization, has developed expertise on a wide variety of issues involving the special needs of its members, who are veterans of the armed forces who have experienced spinal cord injury or dysfunction.  PVA uses its expertise to advocate for: quality health […]

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Resources for Disabled Veterans

Association for Service Disabled Veterans (ASDV)         Format             Member organization   ASDV is a national association that establishes greater economic participation for service disabled and prisoner of war veterans and veteran family members in the United States. Membership is comprised of individuals from the SDVs and organizations that support the goals of ASDV. To […]

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The National Amputation Foundation

Format           non-profit organization funded by donations     The National Amputation Foundation was founded by a group of amputee veterans who experienced the loss of limb or limbs in the service of our country in World War I. The Foundation has dedicated all its efforts to helping all veteran amputees and has expanded its facilities […]

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Veteran Resources: Geriatrics & Extended Care Strategic Healthcare Group

United States Department of Veterans Affairs     Format             Healthcare Group        The Geriatrics and Extended Care Strategic Healthcare Group advances quality care for aging and chronically ill veterans by providing policy direction for the development, coordination, and integration of geriatrics and long-term care clinical programs. This Group’s functional service lines are: Community-Based Long-Term Care, Nursing Home Care, […]

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