Veterans Crisis Line - The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring VA responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline and online chat.
VA Disability - Disability Compensation is a tax free monetary benefit paid to Veterans with disabilities that are the result of a disease or injury incurred or aggravated during active military service. Compensation may also be paid for post-service disabilities that are considered related or secondary to disabilities occurring in service and for disabilities presumed to be related to circumstances of military service, even though they may arise after service. Click Here for more details.
VA Home Loans - VA direct and VA-backed home loans help Veterans
and Service Members build, buy, improve, or refinance a home. A VA loan may
offer better terms than a traditional loan from a private bank or mortgage
company. Nearly 90 percent of VA-backed loans are made with no down payment.
VA Small Business - Contact The Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), which includes the Center for Veteran Enterprise. Our goal is to help small and veteran owned businesses contribute most effectively to the important mission of VA. Click here to view the VA Forecast for Contracting Opportunities in West Virginia.
Pension Benefits - What veterans and their families should know when applying for federal Department of Veterans Assistance (VA) pension benefits.
Montgomery GI Bill - The Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB) is available to those who enlist in the U.S. Armed Forces. There are two main programs:
Post 9/11 GI Bill - If you have at least 90 days of aggregate active duty service after Sept. 10, 2001, and are still on active duty, or if you are an honorably discharged Veteran or were discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days, you may be eligible for this VA-administered program. Click here to learn more
TriCare Health Insurance - the health care program serving Uniformed Service members, retirees and their families worldwide.
For more benefits and options, click here to go to the federal veterans affairs website.