Links & Resources for Veterans

The links below provide helpful information about different resources and information that is available for veterans:

RTC Veterans Guidebook


External links:

  • Additional Mesothelioma Help: Provides vital treatment options, plus ways for veterans to understand their prognosis and improve life expectancy.
  • Best Accounting Software: this is an exhaustive list of business resources for any veteran exploring a startup or growing their business.
  • Compass Housing Alliance: Compass Housing Alliance provides a range of services and housing options to people struggling with homelessness and poverty in the Seattle area.
  • Department of Veteran Affairs (GI Bill Website): The GI Bill website provides useful information about the different types of educational benefits that the VA offers for veterans and dependents. GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government - Veterans Affairs GI Bill website.
  • Homeless Veteran Hotline: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has founded a National Call Center for Homeless Veterans hotline to ensure that homeless veterans 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).
  • How to start a business, find funding and gain customers as a veteran business owner: This guide lists the basic steps for starting your business, and it provides up-to-date resources that will help veteran entrepreneurs every step of the way.
  • King County Veterans Program: 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.
  • MakeTheConnection.net: Connecting Veterans with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their health, well-being, and everyday lives.
  • MedicarePlans.com: this one helps veterans understand how Medicare works with VA and TRICARE benefits and how to enroll.
  • Washington State Department of Veteran Affairs: 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.
  • Washington State National Resource Directory: An online partnership that exists for wounded, ill and injured service members and their families and those who support them.
  • Veterans Mesothelioma Help: One-third of all mesothelioma patients are those who have served in the armed forces. Mesothelioma is 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.