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Breaking ground for the facility expansion, from left to right, are Perry Reid President and Partner Ben Velinsky, Veterans Homes’ Board Chair Jim Cada, NDVA Director John Hilgert, Governor Pete Ricketts, ENVH Administrator Matt Bauman, and DAS Director Jason Jackson.

Groundbreaking Held for Eastern Nebraska Veterans’ Home Expansion

Mar. 29, 2022

State leaders and veterans’ home members kicked off the construction of an expansion to the Eastern Nebraska Veterans’ Home (ENVH) with a groundbreaking ceremony in Bellevue... Read More

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NDVA State Service Office Virtual Claims Clinic Results in over $600,000 Paid to Nebraska Veterans

Mar. 15, 2022

From March 1st through 3rd, the Nebraska Department of Veterans’ Affairs (NDVA) State Service Office hosted a virtual claims clinic to assist veterans and veteran spouses with... Read More

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Veterans' Homes Offering Paid CNA Training Classes

Jan. 15, 2022

The Nebraska Department of Veterans' Affairs is hosting CNA training classes at the facilities in the coming months. Participants in the class will be paid $15.60/hour and have... Read More

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NDVA State Service Office Virtual Claims Clinic Results in over $575,000 Paid to Nebraska Veterans

Dec. 14, 2021

The Nebraska Department of Veterans’ Affairs (NDVA) State Service Office hosted a three-day virtual claims clinic December 1-3, 2021, to assist veterans and veteran spouses with... Read More

Nebraska Department of Veterans’ Affairs Presented with dotCOMM Gold Award for New Website

Oct. 28, 2021

On Wednesday, October 27, Governor Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Department of Veterans’ Affairs (NDVA) Director John Hilgert accepted a dotCOMM Gold Award for the new NDVA website... Read More