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

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

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

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

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

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

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

National Services for Disabled Veterans

3725 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY, 41076-1712

373 Miles—Get Directions

(877) 426-2838

Website

 https://www.dav.org/learn-more/about-dav/mission-statement

Description: Committed to building better lives for disabled veterans and their families through a lifetime of support.

Description: Committed to building better lives for disabled veterans and their families through a lifetime of support.

Support for Military Families

5720 Integrity Dr, Millington, TN, 38055-0002

728 Miles—Get Directions

(833) 330-6633

Website

 http://www.public.navy.mil/bupers-npc/Pages/default.aspx

Description: Support and information to help military families

Description: Support and information to help military families

County Programs for Income Assistance

304 S Marshall St, Rm 104, Caledonia, MN, 55921-1324

792 Miles—Get Directions

(507) 725-5811

Website

 http://co.houston.mn.us/DHS.aspx

Description: Apply for county programs that help pay for basic needs

Description: Apply for county programs that help pay for basic needs

Other Services: 20 Services offered by this provider

County Veterans Service Office (CVSO)

611 Vista Dr, Caledonia, MN, 55921-1131

792 Miles—Get Directions

(507) 725-5805

Website

 http://www.macvso.org/default.aspx

Description: Office that helps veterans and their families obtain benefits and services

Description: Office that helps veterans and their families obtain benefits and services

Work Incentives Programs

Winona

53 E 3rd St, Ste 307, Winona, MN, 55987-3482

808 Miles—Get Directions

(877) 600-2853

Website

 http://www.socialsecurity.gov/disabilityresearch/workincentives.htm

Description: Work Incentives help people to return to work. Programs include work training, plans to save money for work-related expenses, and ways to earn more money while not jeopardizing benefits.

Description: Work Incentives help people to return to work. Programs include work training, plans to save money for work-related expenses, and ways to earn more money while not jeopardizing benefits.

Other Services: 163 Services offered by this provider