Veterans benefits

About VBA – Veterans Benefits Administration

About VBA The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides a variety of benefits and services to military members, veterans and their families. Below are some of our main program offices within VBA. Compensation department: Oversees the provision of Disability Award, a non-taxable monetary benefit paid to disabled veterans who result from illness or injury sustained or […]

Veterans benefits

Application for benefits and your character of dismissal

Application for benefits and your character of dismissal Generally, in order to receive VA benefits and services, the veteran’s discharge or service character must be in conditions other than dishonorable (eg, honorable, in honorable conditions, general). However, individuals receiving unwanted misconduct and other types of dishonorable discharges may be eligible for VA benefits based on […]

Veterans benefits

Application for Benefits – Veterans Benefits Administration

Before leaving military service – pre-release claims If you are a member of the armed forces on active duty or on full-time National Guard duty, you must apply through the VA Pre-discharge Claim Program before leaving the service. Veteran Readiness and Employment Benefits for Military and Veterans The best way to apply for Veteran Readiness […]