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

Pension Benefits Assistance

1730 M St NW, Ste 1000, Washington, DC, 20036-4570

26 Miles—Get Directions

(866) 783-5021

Website

 http://www.midwestpensions.org

Description: Free legal assistance for individuals experiencing a problem with their pension, profit sharing or retirement savings plans.

Description: Free legal assistance for individuals experiencing a problem with their pension, profit sharing or retirement savings plans.

Other Services: 2 Services offered by this provider

Advocacy - Pension Rights

1730 M St NW, Ste 1000, Washington, DC, 20036-4570

26 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 420-6550

Website

 http://www.pensionrights.org

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

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

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

Information and Support - Government Services and Benefits

Federal Information Center

1800 F St NW, Washington, DC, 20405-0001

26 Miles—Get Directions

(844) 872-4681

Website

 https://www.usa.gov

Description: Help finding resources and linking people to services

Description: Help finding resources and linking people to 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

Information and Support - Unclaimed Pensions

1200 K St NW, Fl 6, Washington, DC, 20005-4026

27 Miles—Get Directions

(800) 400-7242

Website

 https://www.pbgc.gov

Description: Help finding resources and linking people to services

Description: Help finding resources and linking people to services

Information and Support - Health Benefits and COBRA

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

28 Miles—Get Directions

(866) 487-9243

Website

 http://webapps.dol.gov/elaws/ebsa/health/I2.htm

Description: Tool designed to help workers and their families better understand their federal right concerning access to health coverage, whether provided through a group health plan or otherwise.

Description: Tool designed to help workers and their families better understand their federal right concerning access to health coverage, whether provided through a group health plan or otherwise.

Other Services: 11 Services offered by this provider

Veteran Benefits Assistance

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

28 Miles—Get Directions

(866) 487-2365

Website

 http://www.nrd.gov

Description: Help for retired service members to understand and access all the benefits for which they are eligible

Description: Help for retired service members to understand and access all the benefits for which they are eligible

Other Services: 11 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

Advocacy - Healthcare Programs for People with Chronic Disorders

PO Box 5930, Midlothian, VA, 23112-0033

112 Miles—Get Directions

(888) 700-7010

Website

 https://www.patientservicesinc.org/patients/access-program

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