Webcast Information

Webcast Information

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Lucy Miller

Benefits for Veterans with Disabilities
Lucy Miller, VCU Rehabilitation Research and Training Center


This webcast will offer a basic overview of benefits available for Veterans with disabilities and describe how these benefits are affected by employment. The specific benefit programs covered in this session will include:

  • Military retirement based on disability
  • VA Disability Compensation
  • VA Disability Pension
The session will begin with an overview of the VA disability rating system and how disability rating is related to benefit payments. A description of the 3 disability benefit programs will be provided including the basic eligibility requirements. The program will conclude with a review of how wage employment or self-employment affect benefit eligibility and payment amount.