Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
The VFW is comprised of 2.4 million members in approximately 9,000 posts worldwide. Its mission is to “honor the dead by helping the living” through veterans’ service, community service, national security and a strong national defense.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
The VA aims to provide excellence in patient care, veterans’ benefits and customer satisfaction. Includes a section for returning veterans, the VA home loan guarantee, a facility locator, toll-free numbers, and much more!
Washington State Department of Veterans
Affairs, news, benefits, volunteer opportunities, toll-free numbers.
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Veterans, current service members, National Guard members, Reserve members, and dependents of these military personnel may be eligible for services. Clients are subject to program requirements, length of service standards, and income guidelines.
VFW – Department of Washington
Serving Washington State veterans every day!
House Committee on Veterans Affairs
Committee news, hearings, and documents, along with legislation, benefits, health care, and other links. Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs Hot topics and issues, publications, legislation, etc. Send the troops a message of support, or contact the committee by phone or email.
Department of Labor VETS Service
The mission statement for VETS is to “provide veterans and transitioning service members with the resources and services to succeed in the 21st century workforce by maximizing their employment opportunities, protecting their employment rights and meeting labor-market demands with qualified veterans today.”
National Archives for Veterans
Get military service records, historical information, etc. Request a DD 214!
The National Center for PTSD aims to help U.S. Veterans and others through research, education, and training on trauma and PTSD.
Department of Defense Caregiver Resource Directory
The Caregiver Resource Directory includes the most commonly referenced resources, organizations, agencies, and programs that provide support to the caregivers of wounded, ill, or injured service members. The concept of the Caregiver Resource Directory is to connect communities with caregivers, building public awareness and support for caregivers.