Veteran Benefits - Category: Veteran Services

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Hiring Our Heroes

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes initiative is a nationwide effort to connect veterans, transitioning service members, and military spouses with meaningful employment opportunities.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Honor Flight

Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. They transport our heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials. Top priority is given to the senior veterans – World War II survivors, along with those other veterans who may be terminally ill.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Honoring Our Troops

Honoring Our Troops is a San Diego based organization that is dedicated to addressing the unique needs of veterans through self-help legal clinics, veteran-oriented seminars, and mentorships, which empower the lives of veterans and their families.

 

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California
Hope for the Warriors

Provides comprehensive support programs for service members, veterans, and military families that are focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement, education and connections to community resources.

 

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New York, North Carolina, Online-Nationwide, Texas
Illinois Veterans Grant

Tuition and Benefits for Illinois Veterans.

 

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Illinois
Immaculate Conception Soup Kitchen

To provide the tools necessary to assist someone to become productive and self supportive.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Interior Alaska Center for Non-Violent Living

Provides programs to intervene and prevent domestic violence, sexual assault, suicide, and other violent crimes that negatively impact our community and the surrounding interior villages.

Address is not exact.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Iowa Military Veterans Band

Iowa Military Veterans Band’s mission is to support Iowa military veterans, their organizations, the state of Iowa and to honor national holidays.

 

Service Area:
Iowa
Iowa Veterans Foundation

The Iowa Veterans Foundation is devoted to helping veteran organizations, veterans and their dependents. The Iowa Veterans Foundation was formed as a 501(c)(3) in 1995 and was modified in 2014 to encompass a wider range of goals and the needs of veterans and their families in the State of Iowa.

 

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Iowa
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

Mission: We are here to serve and empower our post-9/11 veterans community.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Joining Pets & Warriors (J-PAW)

Any veteran or AD member can adopt a pet for free from the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Animal Care Center. Must provide military ID or DD214.

 

Service Area:
Florida
Just Our Soldiers Helpers

The mission of Just Our Soldiers Helpers is to increase the morale of deployed service members from all branches of the military.  We do this by providing to them care packages containing name brand items that are not readily available during deployment.

 

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Florida
K9 Partners for Patriots

Mission is to give veterans and active military a second chance at life by honoring and empowering those with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Military Sexual Trauma through the experience of training and caring for their own service dog.

 

Service Area:
Florida
LaVetCorps Campus Site Navigators

LaVetCorp Navigators work with student Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors on college and university campuses across Louisiana to personally help them access the benefits they have earned.

Address may not be exact.

 

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Louisiana
Leader Transition Institute

The Changing Focus program assists veterans and their families by changing the mindset from the we to the me.  It will prepare you to live the life of your dreams…not the one that just happens to you.

 

LinkedIn for Veterans

As part of LinkedIn’s commitment to help veterans and military spouses connect with available jobs across America, LinkedIn offers U.S. veterans and military spouses a free one-year Premium Careers subscription, including access to LinkedIn Learning.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Louisiana Relay

Hamilton Relay provides telecommunications relay services for the state of Louisiana including TTY, Voice Carry Over (VCO), Hearing Carry Over (HCO), Speech-to-Speech (STS), Visually Assisted Speech-to-Speech (VA STS), and Spanish.

Address may not be exact.

 

Service Area:
Louisiana
Louisiana Veterans Foundation

Offers financial assistance to Louisiana based veterans that are in need, as well as funding scholarships for children of veterans, and planning community events.

 

Service Area:
Louisiana
Love, INC (In the Name of Christ)

A local Love INC is a partnership of local Christian churches working in a coordinated way to address and respond to the needs of their neighbors – In the Name of Christ. This collaboration is facilitated by the local Love INC office in practical, productive, and trans-formative ways.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Mary Hall Freedom House

A support organization focused on women in the Metro-Atlanta area. Provides services for women veteran, including employment search/placement, career coaching, financial literacy, and housing referrals.

 

Service Area:
Georgia
Mentors for Military

The Mentors for Military Podcast brings real talk from people who want YOU to grow. Grab a chair and your favorite beverage and join in on an awesome topic. The hosts are military veterans and the guests are real people with a message to share.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Merging Vets & Players

An environment where veterans and players can share each other’s strengths, experiences, and can support each other in building fulfilling lives of service and strength.

 

Service Area:
California, Online-Nationwide
Middle Georgia Honor Flight

Middle Georgia Honor Flight’s mission is to enable United States veterans of World War II, the Korean War, and Vietnam era wars – as well as any terminally ill veteran – to visit the memorials of armed conflict in Washington DC – at no cost to the veterans.

 

Service Area:
Georgia
Military Disability Made Easy

To provide all the resources needed to navigate the waters of the military disability system with as little angst as possible.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Military Family Assistance Fund

The Military Family Assistance Fund (MFA) can provide financial support to Louisiana Veterans and their families when they experience financial hardships.

Address may not be exact.

 

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Louisiana
Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)

The nation’s largest and most influential association of military officers. It is an independent, nonprofit, politically nonpartisan organization. Includes a full spectrum of career and financial resources, MOAA-exclusive publications, college scholarships for dependents, and countless discounts on products and travel.

 

Service Area:
District of Columbia, Online-Nationwide
Military OneSource

Military OneSource is a Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, guard and reserve service members, and their families. Information includes deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, and much more.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Military Spouse Interstate License Recognition Options

Military spouses serving in professions with occupational license requirements face special challenges. They experience gaps in employment and costly interruptions in their career trajectory due to frequent relocations. It is the policy of the U.S. Department of Labor to reduce employment barriers and enhance career opportunities for military spouses.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Military Talent Partners

For years, veterans and military spouses have struggled to find meaningful employment. All while companies have struggled with retaining top talent and attracting the right fit. Military Talent have been misled, overlooked and misrepresented by staffing firms and agencies looking for easy ways to line their pockets. Companies have been taken advantage of while struggling with poor performing talent solutions. Veterans and Military Spouses have been rejected, passed over, and ignored by companies who didn’t understand their worth. Companies have settled for the wrong fit to hire at the right time. We have experienced both sides to these problems and knew we could do better. We wanted to do more for our military community, and our nation’s workforce. Military Talent Partners was created to solves these problems.

 

Military Times Rebootcamp

The premiere source for information and entertainment for service members transitioning out of the military, veterans and military families.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Military Transition

Military Transition works to help service members, veterans, spouses and employers better understand and prepare for the military-to-civilian transition process and civilian employment. They provide relevant data and insights through interactive databases, infographics, and reports that help guide decisions about the transition and civilian employment.

 

Service Area:
Ohio, Online-Nationwide
Military Warriors Support Foundation

To provide support and programs that facilitate a smooth and successful transition for our nation’s combat wounded heroes and Gold Star families. Our programs focus on housing and home ownership, recreational activities, transportation assistance and leadership development.

 

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Texas
MilitaryMamaNetwork

Their main mission is to support our troops and their families. They do this by providing supply boxes for deployed troops moral support for trainees and families recognizing and voicing appreciation for our veterans needs. They also provide informational and relational support for the families of troops and veterans.

 

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Online-Nationwide
MilitaryOneClick

MilSpouseFest is proud to offer online resources, modern military spouse content, in person interactive events across the country, and a witty take on life through a newsletter delivered in the comfort of your own home, no matter where the military has sent you.

 

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Online-Nationwide
MilitaryOneSource – State Licensing

The state licensing and career credentials initiative is designed to help make it easier to transition your credentials to a new state. Whether you’re already a licensed or certified professional, or are planning to become one, the process will now be easier for service members and their spouses when relocating.

 

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Online-Nationwide
MilitaryOneSource – State Policy

Explore the map to see and learn what states are making progress on the key issues.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Minority Veterans of America (MVA)

Founded to change the narrative of the American military veteran. The MVA team works to build a community around the unique identities that veterans hold, outside of their identity as a military service member.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Mission Rollcall

Veterans lack a partner that proactively seeks their input on issues impacting their lives and effectively communicating their views to stakeholders. Right now, nearly half of veterans are unaffiliated with the Department of Veterans Affairs or any veteran serving organization. Mission Roll Call is the first ever of its kind: a movement to give every single veteran a voice in policy and advocacy on the issues that are important to them. A community where veterans, their spouses, families, and caregivers can share their stories, concerns, hopes, wins and voice their issues.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Mission Wisconsin

OUR MISSION:
For Transitioning Service Members:
We are dedicated to serving all military veterans including their spouses and families by connecting them to professional opportunities, resources, and benefits throughout the State of Wisconsin.
For Businesses and Employers in Wisconsin:
We aim to assist Wisconsin businesses in attracting, retaining, and developing veteran and spouse talent and relations within their companies and the communities they live in.

OUR VISION:
The vision of Mission Wisconsin is to help employers connect with service members transitioning out of the military, spouses/life partners, and veterans through direct engagement.
Connecting service members and families to Wisconsin employers and communities by consulting with Wisconsin businesses on building sustainable transitioning service members and spouses’ programs.

VALUES:
Mission Wisconsin is defined by the same values that are instilled in all of us who have served this great nation: leave no brother or sister behind.
Taking the sea of goodwill that exists for those who have served and building connections for them within Wisconsin.
Helping them maintain camaraderie in our communities and businesses through collaboration with our nationally leading resources here in Wisconsin.

 

Service Area:
Wisconsin
Mission43

Mission43 is designed to provide Idaho’s post-9/11 servicemen, women, and their spouses with the resources to excel academically, in their next career, and in the community.

 

Service Area:
Idaho
Mississippi Veteran's Affairs

Provides Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors information on state Benefits, Homes, Cemeteries, Veteran Service Organizations, and etc.

 

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Mississippi
Modern Military Family Association

The Modern Military Association of America is the nation’s largest organization of LGBTQ service members, military spouses, veterans, their families and allies. Formed through the merger of the American Military Partner Association and OutServe SLDN, we are a united voice for the LBGTQ military and veteran community.

 

My HealtheVet

My HealtheVet offers you tips and tools to help you partner with your health care team, so together you may work to manage your health. Here you may find useful resources when you need them.

 

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Online-Nationwide
MyAccess for all Veteran DOD Sites

Multiple DoD veteran sites with a single sign-on.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
National Association for Black Veterans (NABVETS)

National Association for Black Veterans, Inc. (NABVETS) will provide strategic advocacy on behalf of its membership with Congress and the federal administration; state administrations; county and city legislators; and other agencies and organizations.

 

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Online-Nationwide
National Association of Black Military Women

NABMW’s mission is to seek out, record, maintain and tell the history and heritage of African-American Military Women who served and are serving in the United States Armed Forces.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
National Veterans Foundation

NVF’s mission is to serve the crisis management, information and referral needs of all U.S. veterans and their families through: Management and operation of the nation’s only toll-free, vet-to-vet helpline, for all veterans and their families; public awareness programs that shine a consistent spotlight on the needs of America’s veterans; outreach services that provide veterans and their families in need with food, clothing, transportation, employment and other essential resources.

 

Service Area:
California
Nine Line Foundation

Nine Line Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, dedicated to meeting the financial and specialized needs of severely injured soldiers and their families.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
No Longer Bound
No Longer Bound offers a 12-month long, residential, regeneration process to rescue addicts, regenerate men, and reconcile families. They believe addiction to be a symptom of a life fragmented by relational wounds, broken beliefs, and the resulting disintegration of meaningful intimate relationships. The regeneration process at No Longer Bound focuses on resolving relational wounds of the past, repairing broken belief systems, and restoring relational health through lasting intimacy with God, Self and Others. They believe this process of regeneration is the prescription for beginning a new life with lasting freedom from addiction.

 

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Georgia
North Alabama Veterans and Fraternal Organizations Coalition

Serving as a conduit of support and resources for local veterans and first responders through our affiliate organizations.

 

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Alabama
Operation Battle Buddies

Operation Battle Buddies enlists professional service dog trainers to provide the training and testing of the dog and veteran together.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Operation Care & Comfort

Americans support our Troops serving in times of war in many ways. Writing letters mailing care packages welcome home events or by showing support for a deployed service member or Veterans family. OCC provides support and comfort to adopted units of deployed military service members serving in Iraq Afghanistan and other conflict regions. Working within communities and through donations received from all over the country OCC assembles and ships care packages to adopted units every month until they return home. They currently support up to 200 units monthly.

 

Service Area:
California
Operation Stand Down Tennessee (OSDTN)

OSDTN focuses on helping all Veterans and their families by engaging, equipping, and empowering them. We offer a wide range of services, including employment assistance, VA benefits assistance, networking, housing, and much more.

 

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Tennessee
Operation Supply Drop

Since 2010, OSD Veteran Support Ecosystem has impacted over 1,000,000 veterans, active military, and family members through programs emphasizing Social Connectivity Professional Development and Community Service. Working together with community members OSD creates and nurtures an environment with the goal to improve local communities and assist veterans as they transition to civilian life.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Operation Troop Appreciation

Through their Active Duty “Wish-list” program, they work with military units, from squads to companies to battalions, and provide “wish list” items specifically requested by the troops in the field. These “wish list” items are intended to help ease the burden of deployment and are presented to the troops as symbols of our appreciation, support and encouragement.

 

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Pennsylvania
Operation Warrior Resolution
Operation Warrior Resolution is a veteran run non-profit organization with the primary mission of providing Rapid Resolution Therapy (RRT) sessions and other innovative, holistic treatments to military service members and their family members, alleviating PTSD and other mental health issues.

 

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Florida
Operation: Military Matters

Their goal is to show their gratitude by sending care packages every month to members of the military who are assigned overseas. Their care packages help boost morale and bring joy at a time when troops are away from their family and loved ones.

 

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Florida
Paralyzed Veterans of America 

Paralyzed Veterans of America has been a leading advocate for quality health care, spinal cord research, VA benefits and civil rights for veterans and all people with disabilities.

 

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Online-Nationwide
Pat Tillman Foundation

Mission Roll Call is a movement to give every single veteran a voice in policy and advocacy on the issues that are important to them. A community where veterans, their spouses, families, and caregivers can share their stories, concerns, hopes, wins and voice their issues.

 

Service Area:
Illinois, Online-Nationwide
Patriot Paws

The mission of Patriot PAWS is to train and provide service dogs of the highest quality at no cost to disabled American veterans and others with mobile disabilities and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in order to help restore their physical and emotional independence.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide