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 – FedsHireVets.gov
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 – http://www.aging.com/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.