PA Paralyzed/Amputee Pension

For our members who may not know that PA offers this additional benefit – ———————————————————————————————————– Keystone PVA was involved in the rewrite of the legislation making this legislation possible and continuing to make it available for paralyzed vets who qualify. Keystone PVA was involved in eliminating the wartime service requirement.… Read More »PA Paralyzed/Amputee Pension

Want to go back to work?

Vocational rehabilitation specialists who work for Paralyzed Veterans of America would like to work for you! Each month, we’ll post some information for you that you may find useful. Click on the article below to get it in MS Word format. New!Social Security Disability “Ticket to Work” Plan Four resources… Read More »Want to go back to work?

William D. Lightner

Secretary Residence: Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania I joined the Air Force at age 18. After basic training I was stationed at Edwards Air Force Base, where I served as an aircraft machinist starting in 1983. In 1986 I was involved in an automobile accident that broke my neck, resulting in… Read More »William D. Lightner

Donate MONEY

We can make your donation of money go a long way, especially if you donate directly by check made out to “Keystone Paralyzed Veterans of America” or “Keystone PVA,” and mailed to Keystone PVA, 1113 Main Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15215-2407. You can make a donation by credit card by going… Read More »Donate MONEY

Tom Strang

Member, Board of Directors Site Leader: Hospital Liaison, and VAVS Representative (VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System) I am 73 years old and married to Agnes Strang, the Volunteer Coordinator of Keystone PVA. We have two children, Loren and Tom; both married. They have blessed us with seven beautiful grandchildren – one… Read More »Tom Strang

Donate TIME

Keystone PVA can benefit from your time, whether it’s to work on assembling the Easter Bags for Hospitalized Vets, or to volunteer time at one of the veterans’ hospitals in Altoona, Butler, Erie, Lebanon, or Pittsburgh (and we’re looking for folks in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area). Want to know more? Contact… Read More »Donate TIME

The Benefits Box

THE BENEFITS BOX A service of PVA’s National Service Officers This Benefits Box has been provided by PVA Health and Benefits Specialist II Charles Tocci, based in PVA’s Syracuse, N.Y. Regional Office. The ReWalk Exoskeleton System As we all fight with technology on a daily basis, the company ReWalk Robotics… Read More »The Benefits Box