TITLE

New Voice for Vets' Survivors

PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
PN;Jun2009, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the basic function on the Department of Veterans Affairs’(VA’s) Office of Survivors Assistance in the U.S. The author states that the office will advise the VA secretary on the policies, programs and legislations that will affect veteran's survivors. Moreover, it will also develop outreach programs and serves as VA liaison on survivors issues with agencies inside and outside government.
ACCESSION #
39255958

 

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