VetsFirst Q&A

Does The Va Provide Benefits For Artificial Insemination?

May 7th, 2015|

Does the VA Health System provide benefits for artificial insemination, or any part of the process or procedure?

When medically indicated by VHA, VA benefits provide […]

Can The Son Of A Veteran Be Buried In A National Cemetery?

May 7th, 2015|

Can the unmarried son of a Veteran be buried with the Veteran and Spouse in one of the 131 National Cemeteries?

Under certain conditions the VA […]

What is the VA 2015 “intent to file” process?

April 8th, 2015|

The purpose of the new VA intent to file process is to protect the earliest possible date for any award of benefits or increased benefits resulting from your claim.

Can a Reservists and National Guard Members receive VA Disability Compensation?

April 8th, 2015|

Yes, Reservists and National Guard Members can and do receive VA Disability Compensation with no regard to the percentage of their disability rating.

VetsFirst Q&A: How does a veteran with PTSD obtain a service dog?

March 16th, 2015|

Question: How does a veteran with PTSD obtain a service dog?

Answer: VA does not provide service dogs for physical or mental health conditions, including PTSD. […]

VetsFirst Q&A: Do National Guardsmen Qualify For VA Loans

March 16th, 2015|

Question: I was in the National Guard for two years in 1957. I am trying to get a VA loan to refinance my house; do […]

VetsFirst Q&A: Can Married Disabled Veterans Each Receive the Dependent Allowance from VA?

January 7th, 2015|


Can two disabled veterans who are legally married to each other each receive the dependent allowance from VA for their children?


Yes, both veterans can receive […]

VetsFirst Q&A: Will VA Fill Prescriptions Written By Non-VA Doctors?

December 22nd, 2014|


I am a veteran, but I receive care for my heart from a non-VA specialist. This specialist prescribes my heart medications. Will VA fill these prescriptions? I don’t use […]

VetsFirst Q&A: Can I Receive Both SBP and DIC Benefits at the Same Time?

December 15th, 2014|


I am the widow of a service-connected veteran who was a military retiree. Can I receive both a Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) annuity and Dependency […]

VetsFirst Q&A: I Am Blind. Will VA Provide Me With an Electric Razor?

November 25th, 2014|


I heard that VA will provide me with an electric razor due to my blindness. Is this true and how do I get one?


That is absolutely […]