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VCF Overview

July 30, 2021

A presentation for individuals who are filing a claim with the VCF, or those who are interested in how the VCF operates. 

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July 30, 2021: Changes made to reflect updated information regarding registration deadlines.

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VCF Info Sheet

July 30, 2021

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July 30, 2021: Changes made to reflect updated information regarding registration deadlines.

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VCF Información General

July 30, 2021
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Podstawowe Informacje o Funduszu VCF

July 30, 2021
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VCF 一般信息

July 30, 2021
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Just the Facts

July 30, 2021
Just the Facts clarifies some common misconceptions about the VCF on a range of topics including who is eligible, how awards are determined, information on VCF registration deadlines, presence documentation, and how to register and file claims.
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FAQ Updates July 30, 2021

July 30, 2021
Noteworthy updates were made to Frequently Asked Questions - Section 2: Registration and Other Deadlines.
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Updated: Policies and Procedures - July 30, 2021

July 30, 2021

The following updates to VCF’s Policies and Procedures were posted today:

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Registration and Claim Filing Deadlines Updates

July 30, 2021
The Registration and Claim Filing Deadlines webpage has been updated to reflect the timeliness policy following the end of the two-year registration deadline “grace period.”
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VCF Video Series Released

July 28, 2021
The VCF collaborated with 9/11 Health Watch on their series of short videos you can watch to learn all about the VCF, including how to register and file a claim, registration deadlines, and presence documentation.
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Law Firm Meeting Notes June 2021

July 8, 2021
Notes posted from the June 16, 2021 VCF conference call with law firms.
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Update: Impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on VCF Operations

April 26, 2021
The VCF remains operational at this time, although we continue to experience delays in several areas of claims processing. This update includes important information regarding outgoing correspondence and deadlines for appealing the decision on your claim.
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Update: Impact of COVID-19 on VCF Operations

April 9, 2021
Updates made to Hearings procedures.
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FAQ Updates

April 7, 2021
FAQ Updates made in English, Spanish, Polish and Chinese.
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Victim Presence Statement

March 30, 2021
The Victim Presence Statement allows a victim to provide additional details regarding their presence. 
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Witness Presence Statement

March 30, 2021
The Witness Presence Statement should be used as the template for all affidavits. 
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Claim Information Resolution Form

March 30, 2021
Form used to resolve data discrepancy issues.
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Instructions for VCF Payments to Law Firm Accounts

March 29, 2021
Instructions for firms who have an agreement with the claimants they represent that VCF payments will be made directly to a law firm bank account.
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VCF Medical Expense Worksheet

March 1, 2021
Updated medical expense worksheet.
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Claim Review Process

February 4, 2021
A summary of the claim review process.
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How to Claim Medical Expenses

January 5, 2021
Updated instructions on claiming medical expenses.
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Third Party Verification Form

January 5, 2021
Updated form used to verify third parties, such as employers or volunteer organizations.
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How to File an Amendment

December 18, 2020
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Updated: Policies and Procedures and Associated Documents

December 18, 2020
VCF Policies and Procedures, as well as associated forms and resources have been updated.