How veterans can qualify for Social Security disability benefits at the same time as VA disability

Click on Veteran and disability benefits to view Adobe Acrobat PDF on how veterans can qualify for Social Security disability benefits at the same time as VA disability.


This website provides resources for Veterans looking to find employment with the Federal Government –

Commonwealth Community Trust’s Charitable Fund Award

This annual program provides funds to assist people with disabilities improve their quality of life.  Non-profit organizations and public agencies may apply on behalf of their clients; individuals may not apply directly.  Applications are normally accepted in the first quarter of each calendar year.  See CCT’s Web Site for more details.

National Resource Directory

The National Resource Directory, “Connecting Wounded, Ill and Injured Service Members, Veterans, their Families, and Caregivers with Those Who Support Them,” provides a searchable database of a wide variety of services available to Veterans.

Veterans Benefits for Seniors

This Veterans Administration site provides information on benefits of particular interest to older veterans.

National Council for Aging Care

Complete Guide for Veteran Seniors –

Guide to Financial Assistance for Military Families

This web site provides information on a variety of primarily non-governmental organizations that provide services and benefits to military families. Visit the site.

Homeless Shelter Directory

A state-by-state listing of shelters for the homeless.  NOTE:  This link opens directly to the Homeless Shelter Directoyr. There’s a lot of interesting and useful information further up this page.

Aging Vets – How to Plan Wisely for Your Future

Residential Leases and the Military – Your Rights

Resources for Vets & Families Living with Cancer

Military Veterans Resource Center

Assistive Tech for Veterans and Military

Behavioral Health for Veterans

Mental Health Needs of Vets & Families

Justice for Vets