Welcome Hawker United Church of Christ Beaver Creek, Ohio

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Congregation to the VMFC network, Hawker United Church of Christ in Beaver Creek Ohio. Thank you Senior Pastor David J. Williamson and Lay Leader Bob Gambrell for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.

New presumptives

Dear Veteran,  

You may be eligible for newly enacted service-connected benefits.  

Over the course of the last six months, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has begun processing service-connected disability claims for six new presumptive conditions related to environmental exposures during military service. We request your help in making more Veterans aware of these newly added presumptive conditions to help them file a claim and obtain any earned benefits. 

In May 2021, VA started implementing provisions of the William M. Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (NDAA), adding bladder cancer, hypothyroidism and Parkinsonism to the list of medical conditions presumptively associated with exposure to Agent Orange. A few months later VA added asthma, rhinitis and sinusitis (to include rhinosinusitis) on a presumptive basis based on particulate matter exposures during military service in Southwest Asia and certain other areas.  

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Welcome Westside Baptist Church Madisonville TN

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Lead Congregation to the VMFC network, Westside Baptist Church Madisonville Tennessee . Thank you Pastor Dwight Torbett for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.

Welcome Springdale A.M.E. Church Burlington NC

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Congregation to the VMFC network, Springdale A.M.E. Church Burlington, North Carolina . Thank you Rev. Bridgette Gloster for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.

Welcome Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church Annapolis MD

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Lead Congregation to the VMFC network, Mt. Olive A.M.E. Church Annapolis Maryland . Thank you Rev. Dr. Ronald L. Owens for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.

Welcome St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church Midwest City OK

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Lead Congregation to the VMFC network, St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church Midwest City, Oklahoma . Thank you Rev. Dale W. Plummer for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.

Welcome Agape A.M.E. Church Gaithersburg, MD

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Lead Congregation to the VMFC network, Agape A.M.E. Church, Gaithersburg Maryland. Thank you Rev. Dr. Anita J. Gould for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.

Welcome St. James A.M.E. Church Havre de Grace MD

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Lead Congregation to the VMFC network, St. James A.M.E. Church Havre de Grace, Maryland. Thank you Pastor Ricardo Burns and Lay Leader Amber Blake for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.

Welcome Chapel A.M.E. Church Silver Springs MD

We are pleased to announce our newest Veteran/Military Friendly Lead Congregation to the VMFC network, Chapel A.M.E. Church, Silver Springs, Maryland. Thank you Senior Pastor Alan Gould Sr. and Lay Leader Cheryl Vaughn for joining our mission. Blessing to good health

VA telehealth and telecounseling is available and a good way to help veterans who are isolated and alone during this crisis. Please click here to learn more about the VA’s Video Connect Help Desk Support.