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  • Benefits.gov

    Benefits.gov is a free, online confidential tool that helps you find government benefits you may be eligible to receive. Content Detail

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    Benefits.gov, a partnership of many Federal agencies and organizations
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  • Federal Benefits for Veterans and Dependents

    Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of benefits and services provided by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This booklet from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs contains a summary of these benefits. Read More

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    United States Department of Veterans Affairs
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    Spanish / Español
  • Helpful Information from Stateside Legal

    Stateside Legal is a national resource for members of the military, veterans, their families and advocates. This link takes you to a page where you can locate information by general legal topics. Content Detail

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    Stateside Legal
  • Home Loans

    Information from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs about Purchase Loans; Interest Rate Reduction Refinance Loan (IRRRL) or Streamline Refinance Loan; Native American Direct Loan (NADL) Program; Adapted Housing Grants; and other resources that may be offered by the states to Veterans. Content Detail

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    United States Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

    Information from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs about grants provided to Servicemembers and Veterans with certain permanent and total service-connected disabilities to help purchase or construct an adapted home, or modify an existing home to accommodate a disability. Two grant programs exist: the Specially Adapted Housing (SAH) grant and the Special Housing Adaptation (SHA) grant. Content Detail

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    United States Department of Veterans Affairs
  • How to Appeal Your Claim & FAQs: Your Appeal To The U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims

    The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program provides free attorneys to veterans and their qualifying family members who have an appeal pending at the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (Court). If an appellant has filed an appeal with the Court and has been unable to obtain his or her own attorney he or she can request assistance from the Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program. Content Detail

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    Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program
  • HUD Veteran Resource Center

    HUD's Veteran Resource Center (HUDVET) was created, in consultation with national veteran service organizations, to provide veterans and their family members with information on HUD's community-based programs and services. This web site contains information about HUDVET and HUD's housing programs. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Interactive Forms from Stateside Legal

    Stateside Legal, a website providing legal help for military members, veterans and their families, has partnered with several organizations to bring free interactive legal forms to individuals with military connections. The interactive forms are available free of charge to all persons. The system is easy to use and provides several sample forms and letters in a number of legal areas. Content Detail

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    Stateside Legal
  • Legal Briefs: Veterans Benefits

    Information discussed by Attorney Whitney Hughes of the Allegheny County Bar Association on the November 11, 2008 edition of "Legal Briefs" on KDKA-TV's Pittsburgh Today Live program featuring some common questions and helpful tips about the benefits available to veterans and their families. Content Detail

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    Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Organizations Offering Assistance to Veterans

    Essential List of Organizations Helping Military Families in Need--This is a compilation of organizations from Veterans United for Truth that provide help with disability claims, discharge disputes, VA guidance and legal conflicts. Some provide job training, continued education and connections to employers. Others offer medical care, psychological treatment, crisis counseling and emotional healing. [PDF] Content Detail

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    Veterans United for Truth
  • Resources for Homeless Veterans and Homeless Veteran Service Providers

    HUD Exchange provides resources for homeless veterans and homeless veteran service providers that support veterans either primarily or inclusively. Content Detail

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    HUD Exchange
  • Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Notice Disclosure

    Notice used by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to notify Servicemembers on “active duty” or “active service,” or a spouse or dependent of such a servicemember who may be entitled to certain legal protections and debt relief pursuant to the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act. [PDF] Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Stateside Legal

    Stateside Legal is a national resource for members of the military, veterans, their families and advocates. It goal is to help you access benefits, find free legal help, and better understand your legal issues. This site indexes the best legal information available in one easy-to-use website that includes interactive forms, videos, and legal analysis. Content Detail

  • Transition Assistance Programs for Military Personnel

    Information from Military OneSource for military personnel who will be leaving the military and will be transitioning to a return to civilian life. Content Detail

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    Military OneSource
  • VA Programs for Homeless Veterans

    Information from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs about programs offered to help veterans who may be homeless or at risk of losing their home. Content Detail

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    United States Department of Veterans Affairs