Good Morning, Veteran Advocates!
Save the Date
The Albuquerque VA Regional Office, New Mexico VA Health Care System, and New Mexico Department of Veteran Services plan on holding a PACT Act Townhall on January 18, 2023 at the Western New Mexico University in Silver City, NM.
This event will be in-person and virtual. In-person attendees will be able to file a claim for benefits, check on the status of an existing or adjudicated claim, or discuss all benefits offered by the VA with a benefits counselor.
- The Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act of 2022 is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits and other toxic substances. Information on the PACT Act can be found here The PACT Act And Your VA Benefits | Veterans Affairs
Updates will be provided as they are finalized.