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As a Vietnam Veteran, I know that having access to support and services is as important to family members as it is to the veterans themselves. To that end, I have compiled the following list of my favorite recommended veteran support resources.
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Combined Disability Calculator
Use our VA disability calculator to determine your combined disability rating and annual or monthly compensation. The amount of compensation veterans are entitled to depends on the “combined” rating and the combined rating may be different from the sum of the individual ratings.
Higher Education Resources
Discover the options for military veterans with online schools. Our guide helps veterans navigate the waters of accredited online schools.
Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. We transport our heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials.
LawInfo Resource Library
LawInfo helps you research information on Veterans Disability laws, including free legal articles and other law-related resources that help you understand the law.
Military Discount Finder
Military Discount Finder is a browser extension for Chrome that automatically finds and notifies you of military exclusive discounts as you shop online.
Military Discount Guide
The ultimate list of 170+ stores and brands that offer military and veteran discounts in the USA. Save big with our guide to military member savings.
Military resource website providing 24/7 support for military personnel, spouses, family members and survivors on taxes, moving, spouse employment, MWR and more.
National Resource Directory
National Resource Directory Connects Wounded, Ill & Injured Service Members, Veterans, Their Families, and Caregivers with Those Who Support Them
The most trusted source for vetted private security and military contractor professionals. New jobs are posted daily – sign up for custom job notifications to be sent directly to your inbox. Silent Professionals helps transitioning Service Members and Veterans find work using the skills gained from military service.
State Veteran Benefit Finder
This tool allows users to filter state-level veteran benefits by type of benefit, beneficiary, and state to identify benefits for which they may be eligible, providing a unique and invaluable reference.
The Soldiers Project
We provide free, confidential and unlimited mental health services to any active duty service member or veteran who has served since September 11, 2001...
Together We Served
Try our Comprehensive Military Records Search - TogetherWeServed is the largest community website for finding U.S. Military Veterans and honoring their service.
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The eBenefits portal offers two main services: a customizable workspace that provides personalized and secure VA & DoD information and more than 45 self-service tools and a catalog of links to military and Veteran benefits on other web sites.
Make the Connection
Connecting Veterans with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their health, well-being, and everyday lives.
Military.com enables the millions of Americans with military affinity to access their benefits, find jobs, enjoy military discounts, and stay connected.
Veterans can schedule appointments online, refill prescriptions, view their health records, and send Secure Messages to their team using My HealtheVet. Register today to discover a new approach to health care.
National Gulf War Resource Center
The principal purpose of the National Gulf War Resource Center is to: To provide education and support to benefit veterans, active duty personnel and their families. To promote research and provide referrals that will improve the lives of these veterans or enable them to obtain the care and benefits they have earned.
US Department of Veterans Affairs
The US Department of Veterans Affairs provides patient care and federal benefits to veterans and their dependents. The home page for the Department of Veterans Affairs provides links to veterans benefits .and services, as well as information and resources for other Departmental programs and offices.
Veterans Benefits Administration
The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides a variety of benefits and services to Service members, Veterans, and their families.
Veterans Health Administration
VHA is the largest integrated health care system in the United States, providing care at 1,240 health care facilities, including 170 VA Medical Centers and 1,061 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics).
Apply for and manage the VA benefits and services you’ve earned as a Veteran, Servicemember, or family member—like health care, disability, education, and more.
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48th AHC - Blue Stars (My combat unit)
Member List, Call Signs, Reunions, Newsletters, Pictures, Unit History... and more
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Database of the 58,195 Names on The Wall in Wash,D.C. This is the most accurate database online. Military Reunions, Screensavers, Rubbings, Personal Guestbook for all Names
VA Benefits for Vietnam Veterans
Information about VA benefits for United States military Veterans who served during the Vietnam War.
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The American Legion is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization aimed at advocating patriotism across the U.S. through diverse programs and member benefits.
AMVETS National Headquarters was founded in 1944 by and chartered by an act of Congress, the organization has more than 250,000 members.
Disabled American Veterans
Donate to the DAV, Find a DAV Office or Volunteer to Help Veterans and the Disabled American Veterans Charity.
Marine Corps League
Incorporated by an act of Congress in 1937, the Marine Corps League perpetuates the traditions and spirit of ALL Marines who proudly wear or who have worn the eagle, globe and anchor of the Corps.
Paralyzed Veterans Of America
Learn about the mission of Paralyzed Veterans of America and how they serve the needs of veterans with spinal cord injury or disease and all people with disabilities.
Veterans of Foreign Wars
As the largest and oldest war veterans service organization, we have a long and proven history of providing vital assistance and support to America's service members, veterans and their families. From fighting for veterans benefits on Capitol Hill, to financial grants, transition support and educational scholarships, we're there to ensure current and former service members receive the benefits they've earned and deserve.
Wounded Warrior Project
Wounded Warrior Project is a charitable organization that helps veterans and active duty service members. Learn more about our programs or how you can support wounded warriors.
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A Veteran’s Guide to Starting a Small Business
Veterans are poised for entrepreneurial success – but it’s not an easy journey. This guide is here to help if you're a veteran looking to start a business.
Financial Assistance For Single Mothers
Far too many wives of our Veterans have suddenly found themselves as single mothers with no idea where to turn. This is an EXCELLENT resource to help those in need. Grants and Financial Support for Single Mothers in 50 States... Financial Help and Grants in Top 100 Cities for Single Mothers... Single Mom Support Resources in Top 10 Cities... and more!
New Day Financial, LLC
You earned your valuable VA Benefits. Our dedicated financial teams will help you get the most out of them. Apply for a zero-down VA home loan or refinance your mortgage for up to 100% of your home’s value.
Operation Family Fund
To assist the injured and families of the those who have been injured as a part of the Global War on Terrorism, whether domestic or abroad, military or civilian, with financial grants for transitioning to their new circumstances and achieving financial self-sufficiency.
Operation First Response
The mission of Operation First Response, Inc (OFR) is to serve all branches of our nation’s Wounded Heroes/Disabled Veterans and their families with personal and financial needs.
Operation We Are Here
Financial assistance resources for the military community. Here is a listing of organizations that can help.
The Military Wallet
The Military Wallet is a personal finance and benefits website for military members, veterans and their families. Our goal is to help the military community better manage money and understand the variety of programs and benefits available to them.
USA Cares is committed to its mission to provide financial and advocacy assistance to post-9/11 active duty U.S. military service personnel, veterans and their families.
VA Home Loan Centers
Apply for a VA home loan today from the VA Home Loan Center. We are the leading provider of VA loans & VA Refinances. Get your loan started today!
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Battle Buddy Info is an Internet Directory of resources for the military community. Connect to application forms and resources offered on websites without the chore of navigating through pages of content. Leave reviews and comment on organizations to assist other families find help quicker. Battle Buddy gives YOU a chance to be heard by the community ~for the community.
Contingency Management (CM)
Contingency Management (CM) for Veterans. CM is an addiction treatment technique that promotes abstinence from drugs and alcohol. The technique is simple, costs little, and boasts a high success rate. More than 4,000 veterans have participated in a 12-week contingency management program at more than 100 VA medical centers.
Financial Resources and Discounts for Military Families
What benefits do military families get that can help make life easier for them?
Find A Veterans Treatment Center Near Me
Treatment-Centers.net provides addiction resources and ratings and reviews of drug and alcohol rehab programs.
Grantham University is a military friendly college with more than 60 years of experience providing education for active duty personnel, military veterans and military families. Find out more information about potential benefits, scholarship, and other details unique to veterans.
Guide to CBD for Veterans
CBD oil can help veterans with PTSD, chronic pain, addiction recovery, and more. Learn how CBD works and which CBD brands offer veterans discounts.
JourneyPure - Veteran Alcohol & Drug Rehab
Most clinicians don’t understand the culture of those who have lived for months and years out on the battlefield. The directors of our military program entered this field with a passion to close the gap between traditional treatment and the veteran story in a way that they never experienced in their own PTSD treatment.
Mesothelioma Veterans Center - Asbestos Benefits & VA Claims
The Mesothelioma Veterans Center provides assistance to veterans and their families who have been affected by mesothelioma or any asbestos illnesses. Get access to Treatment Options, financial help, and benefits today.
Substance Abuse Resources for Veterans
When veterans return to civilian life, many are faced with new battles, including PTSD and drug misuse. Learn more, including the many treatment options.
Trauma and Sleep
According to the National Center for PTSD, roughly 60% of men and 50% of women will experience at least one traumatic event during their lifetimes. Trauma can cause a wide range of long-lasting, negative health effects, including insomnia and other sleep-related problems.
Verizon Military Discounts
Buy a new smartphone with the Verizon military calling plan & get a 1-year Amazon Prime membership on us. Limited time only. Save more for the military with Verizon.