The goal of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is to provide excellence in patient care, veterans' benefits and customer satisfaction. The U.S .Department of Veterans Affairs strives for high quality, prompt and seamless service to veterans. Their employees continue to offer their dedication and commitment to help veterans get the services they have earned. Our nation's veterans deserve no less.
For a list of all benefits available, see the Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors Handbook 2012.
Compensation and Pension Benefits
Programs are available to receive disability benefits and pensions.
Programs are available for survivors to receive benefits.
Health & Medical Care
There are many different options for health and medical care.
The GI Bill and other education programs can help you pay for college tuition, on-the-job training, apprenticeships and more.
The Loan Guaranty Home Loan Program helps veterans get a home loan.
Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Services
The Vet Success program assists veterans with service-connected disabilities to prepare for, find, and keep suitable jobs.
Veterans Affairs has many programs to help with the cost of a veteran’s burial or funeral.
Veterans Affairs provides insurance benefits for veterans and service members who may not be able to get insurance from private companies because of the extra risks involved in military service, or a service connected disability.