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Virtual VA Claims Clinic Thursday | Community groups

The Little Rock VA Regional Office will be holding its next Virtual Claims Clinic on Thursday, March 24.

During the upcoming Virtual Claims Clinic, veterans can speak to staff at the Little Rock VA regional office who are ready to help them with specific questions regarding VA benefit claims.

The clinic will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

To schedule a time slot, veterans are asked to call 501-370-3829 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Wednesday.

VA regional offices provide financial and other assistance to veterans and their dependents. This includes disability awards, survivor benefits, pensions and trust services, education and training, vocational rehabilitation and employment assistance, life insurance coverage and real estate loans.

VA recently added three suspected disability conditions related to toxic exposure: asthma, rhinitis and sinusitis. Military service members may have been exposed to a variety of airborne hazards or contaminants resulting in one or more of these suspected conditions and potentially other related medical conditions while on active duty in Afghanistan, Djibouti, Syria and Uzbekistan during the Persian Gulf War from September. 19, 2001 to present, or the Southwest Asia theater of operations from August 2, 1990 to present.

During the upcoming Virtual Claims Clinic, staff from the Little Rock VA regional office are available to answer questions about existing VA benefit claims and how to file a new one.VA