Resources for Veterans
Joint Services Support
The Joint Services Support (JSS) System is home to seven service programs of the National Guard, providing a gateway for service members and families to a national community of support.
National Guard Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program
The Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program (YRRP) is a DoD-wide effort to promote the well-being of National Guard and Reserve members, their families and communities, by connecting them with resources throughout the deployment cycle. Through YRRP events, Service members and loved ones connect with local resources before, during, and after deployments.
MassVetsAdvisor.org strives to serve the nearly half-million Veterans living in Massachusetts, and their Families, as a bridge to the many benefits that they have earned in defense of our nation. It is an easy to use website that helps Veterans and their loved ones find the services and programs that they deserve. By combining state and federal benefits information into one tailored online search, Veterans and their Families now have access to one stop shopping for all of their needs. Access to financial, education, and housing benefits that once took hours to research, resulting in dozens of phone calls, meetings, and frustration, are now just one click away on MassVetsAdvisor.org.
National Guard Transition Assistance Program
The last thing any National Guard member should face after serving their country is miles of red tape and paperwork. That’s why Transition Assistance Transition Assistance Advisors (TAAs) are here for you – to make accessing the benefits and entitlements you’ve earned a lot easier. Here, you’ll find valuable information about programs and services addressing a variety of issues, from financial matters, to funeral honors, to emotional support. You’ll also learn about your local TAA and all the ways they connect you to the help you need, when you need it.
Department of Veterans Affairs services
VA provides a wide range of benefits including: Disability, Education and Training, Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment, Home Loan Guaranty, Dependant and Survivor Benefits, Medical Treatment, Life Insurance and Burial Benefits.
National Resource Directory
This website connects wounded warriors, service members, veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs and services that support them. You can find information on: benefits and compensation, education and training, employment, family and caregiver support, health, homeless assistance, housing, transportation and travel, volunteer opportunities, and other services and resources.
U.S. VETS: United States Veterans Initiative
U.S. VETS is the nation’s largest nonprofit provider of comprehensive services to homeless and at-risk veterans. They provide services such as case management, employment assistance, job placement, counseling, as well as drug and alcohol free housing.
Disabled American Veterans
Disabled American Veterans was established to help veterans who have suffered from disabling injuries and debilitating illnesses get the assistance they need. Each year they assist with more than 300,00 claims to obtain needed benefits from 100 offices throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
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