VA Maine News and Announcements

Operational Updates:

The New Rumford VA Clinic is Now Open!

The New Rumford Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) located at 10 Railroad St., Rumford, ME 04276 opened on May 30, 2023, by appointment only.

Changes In Beneficiary Travel Reimbursement

Effective June 9, 2023, claims for beneficiary travel reimbursement must be submitted within 30 days of travel. These guidelines were altered during the initial phase of the COVID pandemic and are reverting to their initial guidelines.

 Additional Updates to VA Maine’s Masking Guidance

With the current Maine COVID-19 cases maintaining at low risk levels, VA Maine is updating its masking requirements to be in line with National VA and CDC guidance.

 VA Maine Services:

Recreation Therapy – Creative Arts

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” -Thomas Merton. Discover what creative art modalities are available within VA Maine’s Recreation Therapy.

Upcoming Events:

We are all ‘PACT’ up & headed to Aroostook County

For a family friendly event for Veterans, Service Members & their families to learn about the PACT Act & other benefits & resources available through the state & community.

When: Fri July 14, 2023, 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. ET

Where: 163 Van Buren Road, Caribou, ME