The Sergeant First Class (SFC) Heath Robinson Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act of 2022 is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits and other toxic substances. The PACT ACT of 2022 expands and extends healthcare to veterans of the Vietnam War, Gulf War, and post 9/11 era, adding two more presumptive conditions to Agent Orange exposure, 20 new presumptive conditions to burn pits and other toxic exposures, more presumptive exposure locations for Agent Orange, and more presumptive exposure locations for radiation exposures. For more detailed information on the PACT ACT of 2022 please visit PACT Act - Public Health (va.gov)
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs has announced there will be a 8.7% COLA increase for Disabled Veteran Compensation/Pension and Survivor Payments for 2023.
If you are a resident of Pitt County and you wish to file a claim, please call Pitt County Veteran Services for an appointment at 252-902-3090 or you may email accredited service officer: Zhona Moody at firstname.lastname@example.org, Trina Williams at email@example.com, or Channing Ford at firstname.lastname@example.org.