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America is Getting Older – How is VA Responding?

Find out what a GeriPACT is, how it can help you, and how you can learn more about it. [More]

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Who Cares for the Caregivers? VA - That’s Who

Taking care of Veterans means caring for the caregiver, too. Explore the training, resources, tips and tools available through the Caregiver Support Program at the VA. [More]

William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital in Madison, WI

First in the Nation: Dementia Friendly Designation

What does it mean to be a “Dementia Friendly Hospital?” William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital in Madison, WI knows. Read how their clinical and frontline staff are trained to recognize and respond to Veterans with memory deficit challenges.. [More]