Informational Seminar March 16 2017

Informational Seminar Date: March 16, 2017 Time: 09:00 – 16:00 Location: NSWG 3 Classroom 455 Hornet Avenue Ford Island, Hawaii March 16 The seminar will consist of briefings and time for personal interviews. • 0900-1000 General benefits brief • 1000-1100 Education benefits brief • 1100-1200 UDT/SEAL Assn...

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OASIS Tentative Travel 2017

Tentative Travel One of the unique aspects of the OASIS Group is that for many of you, we come to you. We coordinate every year with units to put on Benefits Briefings to the SOF community. As of the date...

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Veteran Green Berets Peeved at POW/MIA Recovery Slowdown

BY JOHN STRYKER MEYER  02.13.2017 Two Green Beret associations are frustrated that only one veteran listed as missing from the Vietnam War has been publicly announced as accounted for since June 9. They expressed bitter disappointment that a new director...

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Veteran’s Benefits

The rules governing VA benefits are available for your reading pleasure, but don’t expect it to be easy to read or understand. The Code of Federal Regulation (CFR) Part 3 covers the rules governing claims. It covers such items...

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ETS Physicals and Your VA Claim

The big day is coming; You’re getting out! Might as well kill two birds with one stone, you think. You heard at an OASIS briefing that your illnesses or injuries in service must be documented in your medical records....

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VA Pension

VA pension is a welfare with dignity pro-gram that assists war-time veterans when they find themselves without the income needed to survive. It is a dollar-for-dollar offset with social security (minus some authorized deductions), so it is not an...

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“I Didn’t Know…” 

The Veterans Health Administration is the largest integrated health care system in the United States, providing care at 1,233 health care facilities, including 168 VA Medical Centers and 1,053 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics),...

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“Annual Wine Auction” 

This year OASIS held it’s Wine Auction at the Lacey community center on Pacific Avenue. It was a BLAST for everyone who attended! Besides the auction, there was plenty of fun to be had. This year featured wine tasting from...

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