Veteran Benefits and Assistance

Originally founded in 1899 as the American Veterans of Foreign Service, the Veterans of Foreign Wars continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families. The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families.
Benefits Link
Assistance Link

Contact a VFW Representative for Help With VA Benefits & Claims at our post.
Senior VFW Service Officer:  Ulysses Abeita at 505-264-4110
VFW Post 9676 Volunteer Service Officer:  Tony Munoz at 505-948-8635

  Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents & Survivors
    A-Z Benefits Information
      VA Benefits Fact Sheets
    Burial Benefits

Burial Benefits - Department of Defense 
      Eligibility for Burial in  A VA National Cemetary
     Community-Based VA Vet Centers, Health Care Benefits, & Home Loans
    Community-Based VA Vet Centers
    Health Care Benefits
    Home Loans
      Interest Rate Reduction Refinancing Loan
     PTSD, Life Insurance, OEF, OIF & OND, Survior & Defendents, Services
    PTSD & TBI Information - Resources and Links
    PTSD - VA Informational Site
    Life Insurance Benefits
    OEF / OIF Service Members
    Survivor & Dependent Benefits
    VA Benefits and Services
       Apply for VA Compensation Online
  Apply for VA Compensation Benefits Online
    Check the status of your VA claim online
    VA Expands the Forms That Can be Submitted Online
       Compensation Rates
  Benefits Compensation Rates - VA 
Federal Benefits for Dependents and Survivors
  Federal Benefits for Dependents and Survivors
  Health Care
    Disability Benefits for Wounded Warriors (SSI)
    Grand Valley State University Wounded Warrior Traumatic Brain Injury Project
    PTSD / Treatment
    Physical Disability Board of Review (PDBR)
    TRICARE Benefit Info
  Veterans Rights Under Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Veterans Rights Under Americans With Disabilities Act

    Long-Term Care
       Aid & Attendance Benefit
       Armed Forces Retirement Home, Eligibility
    Family Caregiver Program for Post-9/11 Veterans

Medical Foster Care Program, Geriatrics & Extended Care
  Google Resources for Veterans & Families
    National Resource Directory, Benefits & Compensation
      Prior Service Connected Medical Conditions
   Diseases Associated with Agent Orange Exposure
Agent Orange Fast Track Claims Processing System
Agent Orange Herbicide Tests & Storage Outside of Vietnam
    Agent Orange Health Care Registry Exam for Veterans
      Korean Veterans Exposed to Agent Orange (Between 1968 to 1971)
        Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses
        Illnesses Related to Gulf War Service
Gulf War Health Care Registry Exam for Veterans
        VA Recognizes 'Presumptive' Illnesses in Iraq & Afghanistan
        VA Board of Veterans' Appeals

No Once Does More For Veterans


Our programs support our service members while they are on the front line, as they are being discharged and long after they return. Your tax-deductible donation will be immediately directed to the VFW programs where your support is most urgently needed.