New VA PTSD Claim Rules

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desertfox2543
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Re: New VA PTSD Claim Rules

Post by desertfox2543 » Sun Feb 13, 2011 12:48 pm

I had to get a lawyer for mine i can ask them about it. But it only took me 3 months to get my social security, and i have to waight for medicaid. also where do u get the handbook? thanks for the help!
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Re: New VA PTSD Claim Rules

Post by redfish » Sun Feb 13, 2011 1:26 pm

You can get a VSO ( veterans service officer) at the DAV or I use the one in my county administration office. She had the handbooks in her office. I think you can get it at the VA hospitals too.
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Re: New VA PTSD Claim Rules

Post by desertfox2543 » Sun Feb 13, 2011 4:35 pm

thanks!!!
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Re: New VA PTSD Claim Rules

Post by redfish » Sun Feb 13, 2011 6:36 pm

My pleasure
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Re: New VA PTSD Claim Rules

Post by pgwvet » Mon Feb 14, 2011 10:28 am

desertfox2543 wrote:I had to get a lawyer for mine i can ask them about it. But it only took me 3 months to get my social security, and i have to waight for medicaid. also where do u get the handbook? thanks for the help!
You can get it on line. That way you will have the most up to date one.
http://www.va.gov/opa/publications/benefits_book.asp
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