The links below provide helpful information about different resources and information that is available for veterans.
- The GI Bill website provides useful information about the different types of educational benefits that the VA offers for veterans and dependents.
- The Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) has founded a National Call Center for Homeless Veterans hotline to ensure that homeless vterans or veterans at-risk for homelessness have free, 24/7 access to trained counselors. The hotline is intended to assist homeless Veterans and their families, VA Medical Centers, federal, state and local partners, community agencies, service providers and others in the community. To be connected with a trained VA staff member call 1-877-4AID VET (877-424-3838).
- The Washington State DVA website is a valuable site, packed with information about services and programs here in Washington state that are aimed to benefit our veteran population.
- An online partnership that exists for wounded, ill and injured service members and their families and those who support them.
- The King County Veterans Program serves low-income, homeless, disabled, and at-risk veterans and their families. Veterans, current service members, National Guard members, Reserve members, and dependents of these military personnel may be eligible for services. Clients are subject to program requirements, length of service standards, and income guidelines.
- Compass Housing Alliance provides a range of services and housing options to people struggling with homelessness and poverty in the Seattle area.
- One third of all mesothelioma patients are those who have served in the armed forces. Mesothelioma is a cancer that is caused by exposure to asbestos particles. Materials made from asbestos were commonly used in military vehicles and housing. Mesothelioma Guide’s mission is to spread awareness of this cancer and help veterans and their families who have been affected by it.
- Provides vital treatment options, plus ways for veterans to understand their prognosis and improve life expectancy.