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Vietnam vets find peace through peer support

When Oliver LaRay first arrived in Saigon in 1967, he was only 17 years old. A firefighter in the U.S. Navy, he joined the reserves...

VA advocates for vets at correctional conference

On any given day in the United States, there are an average of 181,500 incarcerated veterans. This makes up about 7 percent of the...

Veteran works with VA to overcome sexual trauma

VA photograph Dr. Nicole Anders, clinical psychologist who oversees VASNHS’ MST program, listens to a Veteran during a counseling session. When K. H. walked into...

VASNHS strengthens veteran suicide prevention

VA photograph VASNHS suicide prevention case managers speak with UNLV veterans at a student orientation event. The Department of Veterans Affairs’ top clinical priority is...

Missing 57th FG pilot from WW II found

Courtesy photographThe remains of 2nd Lt. James R. Lord, former P-47 Thunderbolt pilot, have been found and identified. Lord was assigned to the...

VA partners with DOD to bring hearing to veterans

VA Southern Nevada is now partnering with the Department of Defense to provide comprehensive cochlear implant services for veterans. Through this partnership, patients who qualify...

Nellis welcomes Ed Hall on Pearl Harbor Day

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. DarbasieEd Hall, Pearl Harbor survivor, salutes Airmen assigned to the 547th Intelligence Squadron Dec....

Veteran homelessness declines in Clark County

Fewer than 600 veterans were homeless on a given night in January 2018 in Clark County, according to newly released data from the U.S....

Missing in Nevada: Guard honors unclaimed remains of veterans

Air National Guard photograph by Staff Sgt. Garrett WakeU.S. Army National Guard, U.S. Navy, and U.S. Air Force Honor Guard collect the remains...

Annual VA report shows VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System has improved

Using an annual web-based report scorecard that measures, evaluates and benchmarks quality and efficiency at its medical centers, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs...