New VA Online Tool kit for service discharge upgrades

February 6, 2018

Here a link to the new online tool kit for service discharge upgrades:




All branches of the military will consider veterans to have a strong case for a discharge upgrade if they can show their discharge was connected to any of the following categories:

  • Mental health conditions, including posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Sexual assault or harassment during military service
  • Sexual orientation (including under the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy)