National Program for Recipients of the Purple Heart

5413B Backlick Rd, Springfield, VA, 22151-3960

23 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 668-1656

Website

 https://www.purpleheart.org/our-services

Description: Camaraderie and service to all veterans and their families.

Description: Camaraderie and service to all veterans and their families.

Help to Manage Benefits

AFSC Corporate Headquarters

2800 S Shirlington Rd, Ste 350, Arlington, VA, 22206-3601

26 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 237-2872

Website

 http://www.afsc.com/member_services.html

Description: Helps active service members, veterans and their families understand and manage their military benefits

Description: Helps active service members, veterans and their families understand and manage their military benefits

Legal Services for Veterans with Disabilities

PO Box 65762, Washington, DC, 20035-5762

26 Miles—Get Directions

(202) 265-8305

Website

 http://www.nvlsp.org/what-we-do/lawyers-serving-warriors

Description: Free legal help for veterans of all eras with a service related disability

Description: Free legal help for veterans of all eras with a service related disability

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Advocate Training

PO Box 65762, Washington, DC, 20035-5762

26 Miles—Get Directions

(202) 265-8305

Website

 http://www.nvlsp.org/what-we-do/training-mentorship

Description: Veterans law training for lay advocates and attorneys to help veterans secure federal benefits

Description: Veterans law training for lay advocates and attorneys to help veterans secure federal benefits

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Legal Education and Information

PO Box 65301, Washington, DC, 20035-5301

26 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 538-7418

Website

 https://www.outserve-sldn.org

Description: Basic information about various legal topics

Description: Basic information about various legal topics

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Directory of Professionals

1775 Eye St NW, Ste 1150, Washington, DC, 20006-2402

26 Miles—Get Directions

(877) 483-8238

Website

 https://www.vetadvocates.org/directory

Description: Find a professional who offers specialized services

Description: Find a professional who offers specialized services

Education Benefits for Veterans and Dependents

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 442-4551

Website

 http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill

Description: Education benefits for veterans and their dependents

Description: Education benefits for veterans and their dependents

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

State Veterans Affairs Offices

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 827-1000

Website

 http://www.va.gov/statedva.htm

Description: Links to the State Veterans Affairs Offices in each state or territory

Description: Links to the State Veterans Affairs Offices in each state or territory

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

Transition GPS (Goals, Plans, Success) Program

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 827-1000

Website

 http://www.benefits.va.gov/tap

Description: Assists military men and women to ease the transition to civilian life through employment and job training assistance

Description: Assists military men and women to ease the transition to civilian life through employment and job training assistance

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

Center for Women Veterans

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(855) 829-6636

Website

 http://www.va.gov/WOMENVET

Description: Information and assistance specific to needs of women veterans

Description: Information and assistance specific to needs of women veterans

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

Benefits Delivery at Discharge (BDD) Program

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 827-1000

Website

 http://www.benefits.va.gov/PREDISCHARGE/claims-pre-discharge-benefits-delivery-at-discharge.asp

Description: Provides transition assistance to separating service members who have disabilities related to their military service

Description: Provides transition assistance to separating service members who have disabilities related to their military service

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

Enrollment in the VA Healthcare System

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(877) 222-8387

Website

 http://www.va.gov/healthbenefits

Description: Information about enrolling in the Veterans Administration (VA) Healthcare System

Description: Information about enrolling in the Veterans Administration (VA) Healthcare System

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

Resources for Homeless Veterans

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(877) 424-3838

Website

 https://www.benefits.va.gov/PERSONA/veteran-homeless.asp

Description: Offers help for homeless veterans

Description: Offers help for homeless veterans

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

Veteran Benefit Appeals

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

810 Vermont Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20420-0002

26 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 827-1000

Website

 https://www.bva.va.gov/index.asp

Description: Appeals on benefit decision made on claims by local Veterans Affairs office

Description: Appeals on benefit decision made on claims by local Veterans Affairs office

Other Services: 30 Services offered by this provider

Military Support Programs

1400 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC, 20301-1400

27 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 342-9647

Website

 https://dod.defense.gov

Description: Federal programs for active military, reserve members and their families

Description: Federal programs for active military, reserve members and their families

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

National Resource Directory

200 Constitution Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20210-2233

28 Miles—Get Directions

(866) 487-2365

Website

 http://www.nrd.gov

Description: Website that connects wounded service members, veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them

Description: Website that connects wounded service members, veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them

Other Services: 16 Services offered by this provider

Advocacy - Veterans

4647 Forbes Blvd, Lanham, MD, 20706-4356

36 Miles—Get Directions

(877) 726-8387

Website

 http://amvets.org/about-us

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Description: Helps individuals or groups make sure they receive benefits and services for which they are eligible

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Service for Veterans

120-34 Queens Blvd, Ste 320, Kew Gardens, NY, 11415-1230

226 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 404-2898

Website

 http://www.vetsfirst.org

Description: Provides free assistance, resources, and representation to veterans in claims for benefits and services

Description: Provides free assistance, resources, and representation to veterans in claims for benefits and services

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Information and Referral

PO Box 2465, Darien, CT, 06820-0465

254 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 521-0198

Website

 https://www.honorboundfoundation.org/our-services

Description: Information for veterans and families about chemicals and their threats

Description: Information for veterans and families about chemicals and their threats

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Education, Advocacy and Community for Transgender Veterans

Call for location

(516) 828-2911

Website

 http://transveteran.org

Description: Works with individuals and the government to improve access to respectful and complete medical care for transgender military and veterans

Description: Works with individuals and the government to improve access to respectful and complete medical care for transgender military and veterans