Remote veterans can now have access to Mental Health Clinical Resource Centers through telehealth.
- August’s National Veterans Wheelchair Games in New York City was a huge success — even... Read moreLooking back at this year's National Veterans Wheelchair Games Read moreLooking back on three-quarters of a century of service Read moreInside the September 2021 issue of PN Magazine Read moreVeterans push their limits on final day of NVWG Read moreTeam Queens (Gray) captures NVWG gold Read moreNVWG powerlifters raise the bar at Rockefeller Center Read moreNVWG's first group of athletes enjoy experience Read moreThe 2021 National Veterans Wheelchair Games return to New York City for first time in... Read moreGet to the Games Read moreInside the August 2021 issue of PN Magazine Read moreThe 2021 National Veterans Wheelchair Games come back to New York City Read moreInside the July 2021 issue of PN Magazine Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America's newly elected national president Read moreLooking back on the past 75 years of Paraplegia News Read moreA soldier says training on his terms for the Warrior Games is making him a... Read moreInside the June issue of Paraplegia News Read moreSummer is here as the public starts to travel in a pre-COVID society Read moreUnited States Marine veteran elected PVA National President Read morePVA time capsule opened during the 75th PVA Annual Convention in Las Vegas Read moreGovernment Accountability Office Releases Report on Airport Accessibility Read moreThe Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) 75th Annual Convention is scheduled to take place the... Read moreIn this month's May Paraplegia News Read moreOur top priority remains the protection of VA's specialized systems of care for disabled veterans Read moreUS veterans will show up strong during cycling’s Paralympic selection trial series Read moreThe challenges of vaccinating Read moreInside the April 2021 PN Read moreIf your PVA history knowledge is a little cloudy, you're not alone Read moreAmerican rescue plan signed into law Read moreWheelchair Lacrosse USA player uses his military mindset to try almost anything Read moreThis year's NVWG may look a little different Read moreAdvocating for paralyzed veterans and Paralyzed Veterans of America Read moreA concept that would get veterans out of extended care facilities Read morePVA unveils a new brand for the PAVE program and a new logo for 75... Read moreRacial segregation during WWII Read moreTake a look inside the February 2021 PN Read moreBiden plans to propose American rescue plan Read moreNVWG registration open Read moreNew legislation will help veterans with medical malpractice claims Read morePVA celebrates 75 years of service Read moreInside the first PN of 2021 Read moreThe VA unveils COVID vaccine plan Read moreBalancing fear, safety, reality and life in a COVID-19 world Read moreInside the pages of the December 2020 PN Read moreAmerican Airlines revised weight limits Read moreFavorable down ballot decisions will benefit veterans and their survivors Read morehttps://www.facebook.com/WWIIMemorialFriends Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America's national president takes a look into the life of Jim Russell Read moreRespect for those who served in the military starts at home Read moreBehind the scenes of wheelchair basketball Read moreInside the October 2020 PN Read moreThinking about a post-COVID world Read moreNCA Voting - Plan Your Voting Guide Read moreMultiple Veterans Bills Unanimously Pass the House Read moreHouse passes stopgap spending bill Read moreEfforts Continue to Permanently Authorize IVF Read morePublic Weighs in on Updates to Accessibility Guidelines for Rail Cars Read moreSocial Security Payroll Contributions Deferral Read moreHouse and Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committees Address Veteran Suicide Read moreVA to Begin Reassessing Post-9/11 Veterans and their Caregivers Read moreInside the September 2020 PN Read moreThere’s nothing normal about what’s currently transpiring in this country Read moreTrying to put meaning to the state of the country, PVA president discusses our new... Read moreInside the August 2020 PN Read morePN editor remembers Joe Fox Read moreParalympic movie coming to Netflix in August Read moreThis year’s National Veterans Wheelchair Games look a little different Read moreGetting out and about during a pandemic Read moreInside the July 2020 of PN magazine Read moreHow stay at home orders have impacted our normal way of life Read morePVA national president remembers his father Read moreIn the June issue of PN Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America National President David Zurfluh advocates for housing grant Read moreCongressional Testimony Read moreIn the May issue of PN Read moreWomen Veterans Empowerment Webinar Series Read morePVA cancels 2020 Healthcare Summit Read morePVA sports and recreation events sidelined Read moreVirtually explore these attractions while practicing social distancing Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America pandemic response webinar scheduled for April 9 Read morePN editor takes a look back at PVA's original logo, Speedy Read morePVA National President wants to hear your story for PVA Awareness Month By David Zurfluh... Read moreInside the April 2020 issue of PN Magazine Read moreThe Federal Communications Commission has some warnings about phone scammers looking to prey on consumers Read moreVisit Paralyzed Veterans of America's resource page to learn more about how to protect you... Read moreWheelchair and adaptive sports affected across the globe Updated 5/4 Just as the coronavirus has... Read moreThe Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation held its first summit in Washington, DC in late... Read moreVA Publishes Proposed Caregiver Program Regulations On March 6, VA published a proposed rule in... Read moreWhat you need to know about limited access to Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals and... Read moreNational Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic has been canceled over growing concerns of coronavirus Read moreThe Administration is once again asking Congress to provide large increases in funding Veterans Affairs Read moreU.S. Election Assistance Commission’s (EAC) 2020 Elections Disability, Accessibility, and Security Forum. Read moreDAV, PVA, and Veterans of Foreign Wars release The Independent Budget (IB) Recommendations for Fiscal... Read moreThe IB recently issued The Independent Budget Veterans Agenda for the 116th Congress: Critical Issue... Read moreDealing with other people's stupidity or Ignorance can be challenging Read moreIn This Month's PN magazine - March Read moreEducation and life experience drive one Marine veteran’s journey to try new things every day. Read moreArizona’s Capitol building in Phoenix, Ariz., saw a tight race this weekend, but it had... Read moreNew Dole Foundation Caregiver Initiative Announced Read morePresentation on Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) First Quarter Performance Read moreHUD Issues Guidance on Assistance Animals and Fair Housing Act Read moreAging Committee Looks at Social Security Scams Read moreSVAC Holds First Markup of 2020 Read moreHouse Announces Comprehensive Strategy To Address Veteran Suicide Read moreLegislation Authorizing More Than One Automobile Grant Introduced Read moreAccess Board to Assess Feasibility of Wheelchair Restraint Systems on Aircraft Read morePVA hosts quad rugby tournament for veterans Read moreIn This Month's PN magazine - February Read morePVA President reflects on Black History Month Read moreHealth Still Ranks as Top Concern for Newly Separated Veterans Read moreHVAC Subcommittee Reviews HUD/VASH Program Read moreRAISE Family Caregivers Advisory Council Seeks Public Input. Read moreDOL Assistant Secretary Nominee Announced. Read moreDOL Plans for ADA 30th Anniversary Read moreDecember Job Gains Minimal for People with Disabilities. Read morePVA Supports Common Sense Legislation on Social Security Statements Read moreDOT Releases Service Animal in Air Travel Regulations. Read moreVHA Announces a Realignment of Central Office. Read moreAccessible Voting Act of 2020 introduced in the Senate Read moreVeterans’ Committees Leadership Identify 2020 Goals. Read moreWheelchair users in Illinois make their planned trip without paying exorbitant fees. Read moreThe United States Government will now have a new day of observance: National Vietnam War... Read moreOn January 1, VA began deciding Agent Orange exposure claims for “Blue Water Navy” (BWN) veterans who... Read moreThe Social Security Administration (SSA) has issued a notice of proposed rule making (NPRM) that... Read moreBrushing your teeth just got a whole lot easier, especially if you're living with mobility... Read moreThe makers of Loro unveil their new look at CES Read moreIn the near future, veterans who are challenging decisions made by VA may be able... Read moreReforming Disaster Recovery Act Moves to Senate Read moreKnow Your Social Security Act Introduced Read moreSubcommittee on VA Technology Modernization Holds Roundtable Read moreUpdate on Caregiver Expansion Read moreFiscal Year 2020 National Defense Act Approved Read moreFederal Government Funding for Fiscal Year 2020 Approved Read moreTake a look at what's inside the January 2020 issue of PN Magazine! Read moreThe attention to detail in regard to accessible transportation by the event’s organizers is nothing... Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America's National President shares his resolutions for the coming year Read moreDiving the USS Arizona (BB-39) Read moreTake a look at what's inside the December 2019 issue of PN Magazine! Read moreYour life experiences as a member of PVA will no doubt open countless opportunities within... Read moreGiving money to Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) during the Christmas season is a wonderful... Read moreU.S. Justice Department settles with public accommodations to protect the rights of veterans who use... Read moreAdvocates meet to consider disaster recovery housing policy Read moreDOT holds Access and Mobility for All Summit Read moreThe Department of Defense disabled veteran shopping initiative Read moreHouse Approves Education Bills Read morePVA participates in round table on passengers with disabilities Read moreThe United States Marine Corps celebrates its 244th birthday in November Read moreNita dedicated her life to helping veterans and those with disabilities Read moreTake a look at what's inside the November 2019 issue of PN Magazine! Read moreVeterans and their families get discounts on Veterans Day Read moreThe United States Navy celebrates 244 years of history October 13 Read moreLet's carve out enough "me time" to recharge and refocus priorities Read moreIn today's world, it's both what you say and how you say it Read moreNew mobile app streamlines VA health care access Read moreTotal and permanent discharge program for veterans Read moreAccess board issues draft onboard wheelchair guidelines Read moreCongress struggles with FY 2020 funding legislation Read moreCongress Approves VA COLA Bill Read moreRAISE Family Caregiving Advisory Council Holds First Meeting Read moreCAVA says the VA must reimburse emergency medical expenses Read morePVA testifies at the September 11 subcommittee on health legislation Read morePVA servers as a panelist on disability access in air travel before American Bar Association... Read moreRemembering Naval aviator, Michael Burns Read morePN deals with disaster preparedness to coincide with September being National Preparedness Month Read morePVA Testifies in Support of Social Security 2100 Act Read moreResearchers are looking at new ways for health care providers to see their patients Read moreA team of researchers is developing a trunk control system that would allow people with... Read moreA diverse array of seminars awaits those attending the 2019 PVA Healthcare Summit +Expo Read morePVA Architecture Department helps ensure places such as arenas, museums and medical centers are accessible... Read moreTake a look at what's inside the August 2019 issue of PN Magazine! Features include:... Read moreIt was incredible to experience such a kind gesture from a pair of terrific airline... Read moreOur organization has done great things for members in the past, and it’s up to... Read moreMarine Corps veteran Tim Conner defends Super G title for second year Read moreNVWG Team Challenge Highlights Day 5 Read morePowerlifting took center-stage on day four of the National Veterans Wheelchair Games Read moreDay two of the 39th Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games was full of firsts Read moreInside the July 2019 issue of PN Magazine Features New In Colorado Location, Location,... Read moreYou only have to meet Jim once for it to become clearly evident that his... Read moreAmerica is the great experiment of eternal hope and the desire to do right, that... Read moreFor people with disabilities, conveniences such as ride-sharing services can sometimes be anything but practical Read moreA rousing opening at the 21st National ADA Symposium Read moreInside the June 2019 issue of PN Magazine Features Charismatic Chicago Ready For Patients... Read moreThis unit’s opening holds promise to deliver care that could even exceed the expectations created... Read moreLarry had a keen perspective in the finance, resolution and other committees on which... Read moreInside the May 2019 issue of PN Magazine Features Gone To The Dogs Dive... Read moreWe are here not only to speak our own minds, but we are here to... Read moreWe seek to ensure that if care is provided in the community that it is... Read moreTwo important pieces of legislation impacting caregivers introduced Read moreThe Department of Veterans Affairs recently postponed the expansion of the Caregiver Program Read morePVA recently endorsed S. 785, the Commander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement... Read moreThe Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) report on Driverless Cars and Accessibility Read morePVA testifies at a hearing exploring legislative proposals to strengthen and preserve the Social... Read moreThe WOTC encourages private employers to hire people on public assistance who might otherwise have... Read moreThe House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Technology Modernization Read moreHouse Financial Services Committee holds hearing highlighting a number of housing proposals Read moreLegislation has been reintroduced to allow children of disabled veterans to remain eligible for coverage... Read morePVA is investing more than $750,000 in these research grants to try and improve the... Read moreDepartment of Transportation releases first report detailing the number of wheelchairs damaged during travel Read morePVA chapter and national leaders gathered in Washington, DC for the annual Advocacy and Legislation... Read more$4.75 Trillion Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Budget Proposal to Congress Read moreOn March 6th, Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Representative Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced the Air... Read moreFor Americans with disabilities, the Administration's budget contained a number of troubling features Read moreOn March 7th, PVA National President David Zurfluh testified before a joint session of the... Read moreHouse Democratic leaders introduce the Protecting Pre-Existing Conditions & Making Health Care More Affordable Act... Read moreThis is a great time of year to start thinking about and planning how to... Read moreSnow and ice can make using and finding accessible parking spaces and pathways tough, but... Read morePeople living with higher mobility issues may soon bid farewell to the "puff and suck"... Read moreThe Adaptive Sports Center offers people with disabilities a chance to experience a variety of... Read moreGame-changing accessible mobility technology leads the opening day at CES Read moreArticle guidelines Read morePhoto guidelines and standards Read moreCelebrating leaders who help veterans, revealing a new PSA and more were all part of... Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America’s VA medical facility site visit team works to help veterans with... Read moreHere are a few life hacks to help you have a better VA experience Read moreResearchers are studying how stem cells extracted from discarded teeth could one day improve the... Read moreOff-road handcyclists and their able-bodied peers hit the trails of the Rocky mountains By Jessica... Read moreNew technology was a big focus at this year's Summit Read moreReturning to work after a spinal-cord injury By Brittany Martin For many veterans, returning... Read moreActing deputy undersecretary for Health Policy and Services opens 8th Annual PVA Healthcare + Summit Read moreThe final day of the 38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games wraps up in Orlando Read moreIndoor rowing and adaptive golf events finish up at 38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games on... Read moreNASCAR driver Joey Logano visits 38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games By John Groth Joey Logano... Read moreField events help father and son bond Wednesday at the 38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games... Read moreThe first day of competition kicked off for the 38th National Veterans Wheelchair Games where... Read moreWheelchair rugby has always been a hard-hitting sport, but player safety continues to be placed... Read moreA group of mainly military veterans answered a different call to serve in April by... Read moreFrom smart home technology to panel discussions, accessible technology continues to become a bigger part... Read moreAir Force veteran Brett Campfield competed in his first Warrior Games, and his reason for... Read moreAthletes are continuing to break records six days into the 2018 Warrior Games competition By... Read moreArmy veteran, Brent Garlic, will be competing at his first Warrior Games By Courtney Cooper... Read moreMarine Corps veteran, Douglas Godfrey Jr. makes his way to Colorado Springs to compete in... Read moreHere are some ways you can honor Memorial Day throughout the weekend By Courtney Cooper... Read moreThe President signed into law the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act, also known as... Read moreAirlines include American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines By PVA National Staff American Airlines... Read moreIncluded in H.R. 4, the House FAA reauthorization measure, were a number of disaster recovery... Read moreHouse passed the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 (H.R. 4) overwhelmingly by a vote of... Read moreU.S. Navy Veteran, Ian Singleterry, talks about his life changing motorcycle accident, how he deals... Read moreMarine Corps veterans give back to the sport that helped them in their time of... Read moreWest Point graduate Charles Baldinger straps in for a go at the climbing wall... Read morePVA National president, David Zurfluh, testifies before congress By PVA National Staff On March... Read moreAndy Soule takes home his first ever Paralympic gold medal in PyeongChang Read moreRico Roman: An Officer on the Ice and A Gentleman By Josh Eisenberg US Army... Read moreU.S. Marine Corps veteran, “Wreck-It” Ralph DeQuebec, is wreaking havoc on the rest of the... Read moreU.S. Army veteran Twila Adams talks Black History month, National Veteran Wheelchair Games and staying... Read moreU.S. Navy veteran Sharona Young talks about her service, being a mom and Black History... Read moreVeterans from the Bedford VAMC are using adaptive sailing to regain independence By Jenna Ciccotelli... Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America’s first African-American national president talks about his service to the country,... Read moreRosemarie Rossetti shares excerpts from her book, “Universal Design Toolkit” for those considering retirement and... Read moreThe University of Alabama officially opens athletics center By John Wilkinson The University of Alabama’s... Read moreFrom flat tires to lift malfunctions, roadside emergencies don’t have to ruin your road trip... Read moreMary Lee Browning and her family have created a special holiday event at the Memphis... Read moreThe Department of Veterans Affairs has long been touted as the best health care option... Read moreNot everyone with a spinal-cord injury or disease needs or wants a big wheelchair to... Read moreThe NeoMano assistive prototype glove debuted at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show By Andy Nemann... Read moreEducate Yourself on the Risks with DEHP and Urinary Health By Lisa Wells On March... Read moreA new company in Pasadena, Calif., is offering to make it easier for people with... Read moreSelecting and obtaining the most appropriate wheelchair to meet your needs requires plenty of research... Read moreThis month the United States Marine Corps celebrates its 242nd year of service to the... Read moreA unique surgical technique is helping people with SCI gain better use of their hands... Read moreFriday at the Invictus Games had ice hockey, swimming and a horse named Invictus By... Read moreAthletes test their skills in archery at the Invictus Games By Brittany Martin Jack Cummings... Read moreAfter missing the United States’ morning matches because he was competing in the cycling event,... Read moreRolling hills and fast greens greeted athletes competing in golf Tuesday, as the newest sport... Read moreNew friendships are a big part of the Invictus Games experience By John Groth U.S.... Read moreResilience, perseverance and dedication help define one Marine veteran’s focus at this year’s Invictus Games... Read moreTrack and field competitors were ready to roll Sunday at the York Lions Stadium in... Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America members take on Toronto for the 2017 Invictus Games By John... Read moreCelebrities, special guests, friends and families joined together at the Air Canada Centre to celebrate... Read moreVeteran Jesse Graham reflects on what made him join the Air Force and how he... Read moreThree Paralyzed Veterans of America members share how honored they are to be selected for... Read moreA breakout session on Thursday’s final day of the PVA Summit + Expo brought awareness... Read moreWith September declared national Suicide Prevention Month and the rate of veteran suicides making headlines,... Read morePrince Harry started the Invictus Games after a spark of inspiration. The third annual Invictus... Read moreA U.S. Army veteran opens up about her experience after being diagnosed with MS and... Read moreThe Invictus Spirit Flame was lit today in Afghanistan during an emotional ceremony at the... Read moreA free program imported from the United Kingdom is helping people with SCI experience the... Read moreTeam Red beat Team Gray by three points after overtime to win the championship medals... Read moreAdaptive sailing isn’t part of the official schedule of events for the National Veterans Wheelchair... Read moreT-ball, wheelchair basketball and boccia ball were just some of the sports that Lily, a... Read moreThree years ago, John Kellner and four of his family members started a new NVWG... Read moreAthletic tape comes in many materials and colors and serves many purposes for professional and... Read moreFrom her service in the U.S. Army, to teacher to wheelchair racer, Holly Koester does... Read moreJune 14 is Flag Day, and we have all the details about the history and... Read moreVeterans service organizations concerned funding will fall short to meet veteran health care demands Disabled... Read moreThe U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will adopt new accessibility standards The U.S. Department... Read moreOn May 4, 2017, the U. S. House of Representatives passed H. R. 1628, the... Read moreWomen with SCI/D share what it’s like finding love or a job, raising a family... Read moreApril is PVA awareness month, and Shaun Castle opens up about his service, his injury,... Read moreOf the many workshops offered at this year’s Abilities Expo in L.A., surviving an active... Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America’s architects were on hand during this year’s L.A. Abilities Expo By... Read moreService dogs are wonderfully smart, very well trained, have a very serious job and are... Read moreDiscover how to get started in the wet, wild and even therapeutic sport of adaptive... Read moreRecognized for her work to advance legislation that enables the VA to provide procreative services... Read moreVeterans are finding adaptive skiing to be a good way to stay active after injury... Read moreA Vermont company may have the solution to accessible homes By Christopher Di Virgilio The... Read moreIn the age of self-driving cars, a new self-driving wheelchair is in development to help... Read moreOne Marine veteran’s dream to compete in the Paralympics Marine Corps Reservist veteran Lance Weir... Read moreA former circus acrobat walks for the first time in years with this prototype exoskeleton... Read moreHonorably discharged veterans can now enjoy the benefits of the military exchange Beginning this Veterans... Read moreGetting rid of the jitters and preparing your mind for competition is just as important... Read moreArtemis Joukowsky III and No Limits Media are using film to change the world’s perception... Read moreFrom museums and shopping to beer and festivals, Munich is a beautiful fun and accessible... Read moreDespite the actions of some people and groups, it's not always necessary to file a... Read moreCoronary artery disease is the most common form of heart disease, and knowing the signs... Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America is applauding the Department of Transportation ruling Read moreWheelchair users hate to fly. Here’s why By Jessica Monsell If you had ever been... Read morePresident Obama proclaims December 7th National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Read morePresident Obama signs the veterans crisis line bill Iowa Congressman David Young realized that the... Read moreVA to launch online medical appointment scheduling by 2017 Read moreTucson wheelchair basketball team gives trapshoot a go during annual Paralyzed Veterans of America shooting... Read moreWhat I learned when I reported discrimination to TSA - and why you should report... Read moreWriting for the disability community requires a certain sense of style Read moreFederal Aviation Administration bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from all flights Read moreIf you're a wheelchair user, you may want to rethink hailing Uber says Chicago-based disability... Read moreThree decades of Accessible air travel for people with disabilities Read moreAsterias stem cell therapy shows promise in spinal-cord paralysis: U.S. study By Bill Berkrot –... Read moreSPORTS `N SPOKES Junior Athlete of the Year Kayla Bolnick got a slow start in... Read moreParalyzed Veterans of America to Launch Off-Road Cycling, Triathlon Camps in 2017 Read moreFrom Patient to Paralympian: Army Veteran Lia Coryell Reflects on Journey to Rio Read moreNavy Veteran Andre Shelby Becomes First African American to Compete in Paralympic Archery By Brittany... Read moreApple's new watch fitness apps include a wheelchair user friendly version Read moreSeptember is National Emergency Preparedness Month. Do you have a plan in place to evacuate... Read moreLoyola Hand Surgeon reports that surgery for hand function is underused Read morehe U.S. Department of Justice has launched a new Accessible Technology section for ada.gov Read moreA new VA initiative is focused on women veterans Women veterans can benefit from a... Read moreA new program in New Zealand is trying to ensure better services and care for... Read moreWill Groulx is going to Rio Read moreMobile center offers free counseling services to veterans in need Read moreerror: Content is protected !!