Basic Veteran Information

Women Veterans Call Center (WVCC)   Simply call 1-855-VA-Women (1-855-829-6636) to be connected with a Women Veterans Call Center representative. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. ET and Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET.

Women Veterans Call Center (WVCC)

Simply call 1-855-VA-Women (1-855-829-6636) to be connected with a Women Veterans Call Center representative. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. ET and Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET.

  • Veteran Benefits for Seniors - programs for certain elderly Veterans with an additional monetary amount if you are eligible for or receiving a VA Pension benefit

  • Office of Survivors Assistance - a resource for benefits and services provided by the VA to survivors and dependents of deceased Veterans and members of the Armed Forces.

  • Military Personnel Records - Veterans' personnel and/or medical Records; lost medals and awards

  • National Veterans Legal Services Program - nonprofit organization that has worked since 1981 to ensure that the government delivers to our nation's 22 million veterans and active duty personnel the benefits to which they are entitled because of disabilities resulting from their military service to our country.

  • Defense POW/MIA Office - dedicated to the mission of finding and bringing missing DoD personnel home

  • Vietnam Era POW/MIA Database - The Vietnam-Era Prisoner-of-War/Missing-in-Action Database

  • VA Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Services - help with job training, employment accommodations, resume development, job-seeking skills coaching. starting a business, or independent living services for those who are severely disabled and unable to work in traditional employment

  • VA Caregiver Support - services you and your family may be eligible for. Give them a call at 1-855-260-3274.

  • Veteran Aid and Attendance -  this benefit is not dependent upon service-related injuries for compensation. Aid and Attendance can help pay for care if the veteran is housebound, bedridden, in a nursing home or an assisted living facility.

  • Special Extra Earnings for Military Service - Under certain circumstances, special extra earnings for your military service from 1957 through 2001 can be credited to your record for Social Security purposes.


Veteran and Military Service Organizations

 
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