Navigating the resources available to veterans can be confusing, but DAV believes no veteran should have to go it alone. Below you can find links to tools and resources that can help ease the process of attaining earned benefits, coping with the lasting effects of service-connected injuries and finding programs and services that meet your specific needs. If you require additional information, please contact your nearest DAV National Service Officer for assistance.

 

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Caregivers

Locate support at your local VA medical center along with additional available resources.

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PTSD

Access helpful tools, information and resources for managing the effects of this invisible injury.

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Women Veterans

Find DAV’s women veterans report, plus outreach materials, toolkits and more.

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Standard Claims and Appeals

Get information and help with the VA disability application and appeals process.

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Videos

Find shareable videos to help explain current issues, regulations and laws.

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How to Volunteer

Local Veterans Assistance Program

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Who is Eligible for DAV Membership?

DAV’s successes on behalf of veterans rely solely on the strength of its members.

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DAV Estate Planning

Leave a legacy of hope and compassion for today’s disabled veterans and for generations to come.

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Death Benefits Guide

Planning for your family’s future

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Why donate to DAV?

When it comes to donating to veterans charities, we know it is important to do your homework.

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The Unsung Heroes Initiative

Bringing awareness to the challenges and inequities facing America’s veteran caregivers.

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VA Claims Rating / VA Math

How does VA decide a rating?

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Understanding the VA Claims Process

DAV benefits experts are available across the country to help veterans.

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Military Sexual Trauma – MST

Find out more about MST.

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Moral Injury

Find out more about Moral Injury

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Traumatic Brain Injury – TBI

TBI is a stressful injury to the brain caused by an outward force. Find out more.

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Gulf War veterans:

Health concerns and benefits. Find out more.

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Vietnam War veterans:

Health concerns and benefits. Find out more.

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Post-military health & mental health benefits

Find out more about federal and local benefits.

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Election Year Dos & Don’ts

For members during election year campaigns

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Veterans Day Discounts

For veterans and active duty military.

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Blind Veterans

Resources and information for blind veterans.

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Medical Cannabis

Medical Cannabis for veterans

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POW/MIA

Never Forgotten

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LGBT Veterans

Resources and information for LGBT veterans.

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Military Toxic Exposure

Find out more.

DAV Centennial

In 2020, DAV will celebrate its centennial anniversary.

Service Animals

The use of emotional support animals and therapy animals has risen dramatically.

ODVY Recipients

DAV Outstanding Disabled Veterans of the Year. See who they were.

Veterans with amputations/limb loss

Find out more.

Memorial Affairs and Death Benefits

When a death in the family happens, all too often, survivors find themselves ill-prepared.

Veteran Survivor Benefits

Find out what veteran survivor benefits are.