Law makes VA treat some family caregivers better than others


The last time Dennis Joyner walked, he was on patrol in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta on June 26, 1969.

That’s when he tripped a 105-pound booby trap bomb. He lost both legs above the knees and his left arm below the elbow.

“I have been confined to a one arm drive wheelchair for 48 years,” said the 68-year-old Longwood, Fla., resident. “As a former high school athlete, my life changed drastically in how I have to live with the combat injuries I suffered in Vietnam.”
Law makes VA treat some family caregivers better than others

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