Wounded Warrior Project (WWP)
Veteran Benefits Assistance
4899 Belfort Rd, Ste 300, Jacksonville, FL, 32256-6033
Distance: 252 Miles
Program that helps veterans understand and obtain benefits they are entitled to by law.
Help can cover topics such as:
* Eligibility requirements
* Payment processes
* Beneficiary rights
* Certificate/forms assistance
* Consultation and advice
* Advocacy and legal assistance to make sure benefits are obtained
This service ensures that wounded veterans and their families have information and access to government benefits, as well as to the full range of programs, and the community resources necessary for successful transition to life after injury.
This program is accredited by the Veterans Administration (VA).
- Assistance with community resources
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
- Adults with disabilities
Serves veterans and service members who incurred a physical or mental injury, illness, or wound, co-incident to their military service on or after September 11, 2001.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for help with benefits claims.
There is no fee for this service.
|Toll Free||(877) 832-6997|
|Toll Free - Resource Center||(888) 997-2586|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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FT-1000.9000Veteran Benefits Assistance Definition
Programs that provide assistance for veterans who are having difficulty understanding and/or obtaining the full benefits and services to which they are entitled by law based on service to their country. The programs may help veterans understand the eligibility criteria for benefits, the benefits provided by the program, the payment process and the rights of beneficiaries; provide consultation and advice; help them complete benefits application forms; negotiate on their behalf with U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs staff; and/or represent them in administrative processes or judicial litigation. Included are veteran rights organizations that offer a range of advocacy services as well as legal aid programs that offer more formalized legal assistance.
YJ-2050Families of Military Personnel/Veterans Definition
The parents, children or spouses of people who are on active duty with one of the branches of the armed forces, who have retired from the armed forces following a military career, or who have been honorably discharged as veterans of military service. Included are families of deceased veterans.
YN-0500Active Military Definition
The enlisted men, women and officers who are currently serving in one of the branches of the armed forces.
Individuals who are former members of one of the branches of the armed forces and who, by length and type of services, honorable discharge or release or degree of disability, qualify for the benefits and privileges that are provided by law for ex-servicemen and women.
YN-9000.6000Operation Enduring Freedom Veterans Definition
Individuals who are former members of one of the branches of the armed forces and who qualify as veterans by virtue of their service in Afghanistan and surrounding countries during Operation Enduring Freedom which began on October 7, 2001, with allied air strikes on Taliban and al Qaeda targets.
YN-9000.6050Operation Iraqi Freedom Veterans Definition
Individuals who are former members of one of the branches of the armed forces and who qualify as veterans by virtue of their service during Operation Iraqi Freedom, a military conflict in Iraq that began in 2003 with an attack by a coalition of forces led by the United States and that resulted in the overthrow of Saddam Hussein's regime. U.S. combat troops were withdrawn in 2010.
YN-9000.6065Operation New Dawn Veterans Definition
Individuals who are former members of one of the branches of the armed forces and who qualify as veterans by virtue of their service during Operation New Dawn. The transition to Operation New Dawn, September 1, 2010 marked the official end to Operation Iraqi Freedom and combat operations by United States forces in Iraq. During Operation New Dawn, the remaining 50,000 U.S. servicemembers serving in Iraq conducted stability operations, focusing on advising, assisting and training Iraqi Security Forces (ISF). Operation New Dawn also represented a shift from a predominantly military U.S. presence to one that was predominantly civilian, as the Departments of Defense and State worked together with governmental and non-governmental agencies to help build Iraq's civil capacity.
YZ-1700Disabilities Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of disabilities.
YZ-6930Rehabilitation Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of rehabilitation facilities and/or practitioners and/or the conditions under which rehabilitation services may be required.
YZ-8800Veteran/Military Personnel Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of veterans or military personnel and their interests.