Veteran Service Organizations

Recognized Veterans Service Organizations

Organizations officially recognized by the VA for claims assistance by veterans advocates


African American PTSD Association
9 Bldg 16, Rm 115
600 Veterans DR
Tacoma, WA  98493
Tel.  (253) 583-1097
Fax  (253) 589-4076
Email: [email protected]
http://www.aaptsdassn.org/

American Legion
700 North Pennsylvania Street
P.O. Box 1055
Indianapolis, IN 46206
Tel. (317) 630-1200
Fax (317) 630-1223
http://www.legion.org/ or http://www.legion.org/veteransbenefits

American Red Cross
2025 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
Tel. (800) 733-2767
http://www.redcross.org

AmVets
4647 Forbes Blvd.
Lanham, MD 20706
Tel. (877) 726-8387
Email: [email protected]
http://www.amvets.org

American Ex-Prisoners of War, Inc.
3201 East Pioneer Parkway #40
Arlington, TX 76010-5396
Tel. (817) 649-2979
Fax (817) 649-0109
http://www.axpow.org

American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor, Inc.
201 Hillcrest Dr
Wellsburg, WV 26070

American GI Forum/National Veterans Outreach Program
611 North Flores, Suite 200
San Antonio, Texas 78205
Tel. (210) 223-4088
Fax (210)-223-4970
Email: [email protected]
http://www.agif-nvop.org

Armed Forces Services Corporation
2800 Shirlington Road, Suite 350
Arlington, VA 22206-360
Tel. (888) 237-2872 or (703) 379-9311
Fax (703) 379-4848
http://www.afsc-usa.com

Army and Navy Union, USA
528 A Canton Road
Akron, OH 44312
Tel. (330) 798-0880,
Email:  [email protected]
http://armynavyunion.com/ or http://navy.togetherweserved.com/usn/servlet/tws.webapp.WebApp?cmd=AssocByShortName&name=76 

Blinded Veterans Association
477 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001-2694
Tel. (202) 371-8880
Fax (202) 371-8258
Email: [email protected]
http://www.bva.org

Catholic War Veterans of the U.S.A.
441 North Lee Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel. (703) 549-3622
Fax: (703) 684-5196
http://cwvusa.org/

Disabled American Veterans
3725 Alexandria Pike
Cold Spring, KY 41076
Tel. (877) 426-2838
http://www.dav.org

Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association, United Spinal Association, Vets First
75-20 Astoria Boulevard
Jackson Heights, New York 11370
Tel. (718) 803-3782
Fax (718) 803-0414
E-mail: [email protected]
http://www.vetsfirst.org

Fleet Reserve Association
125 N. West Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel. (703)-683-1400 or (800) FRA-1924
Email: [email protected]
http://www.fra.org

Gold Star Wives of America, Inc.
P.O. Box 361986
Birmingham, AL 35236
Tel. (888) 751-6350
Email: [email protected]
http://www.goldstarwives.org

Italian American War Veterans of the United States, Inc.
Fax (315) 635-0026
http://www.itamvets.org

Jewish War Veterans of the United States
1811 R Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel. (202) 265-6280
Fax (202) 234-5662
Email: [email protected]
http://www.jwv.org

Legion of Valor of the United States of America, Inc.
4704 Calle Reina
Santa Barbara, CA 93110-2018
Tel. (703) 418-1956
Email: [email protected]
http://www.legionofvalor.com

Marine Corps League
P.O. Box 3070
Merrifield, VA. 22116
Tel. (703) 207-9588 or (800) 625-1775
Fax (703) 207-0047
http://www.mcleague.org

Military Order of the Purple Heart
5413 B Backlick Road
Springfield, VA, 22151-3960
Tel. (703) 354-2140
Fax (703) 642-2054
http://www.purpleheart.org

National Amputation Foundation, Inc.
40 Church Street
Malverne, NY 11565
Tel. (516) 887-3600
Fax (516) 887-3667
Email:  [email protected]
http://www.nationalamputation.org

National Association for Black Veterans, Inc.
P. O. Box 11432
Milwaukee, WI
Tel. 1.866.548.7303
Fax:  (414) 562-6455
Email: [email protected]
www.nabvets.com/ and http://www.nabvets.com/index.php/nabvets/claims-services

National Veterans Legal Services Program
P. O. Box 65762
Washington, DC 20035
Tel. (202) 265-8305
Fax (202) 328-0063
Email: [email protected]
http://www.nvlsp.org

National Veterans Organization of America
PO Box 2510
Victoria, TX 77902
Tel. (361) 356-1215
Fax (361)356-1217

Non Commissioned Officers Association of the USA
9330 Corporate Drive
Suite 701, Selma, TX 78154
Tel. (800)-622-2620
http://www.ncoausa.org

Navy Mutual Aid Association
29 Carpenter Road
Arlington, VA 22212
Tel. (800) 628-6011
Fax (703)-945-1440
http://www.navymutual.org

Paralyzed Veterans of America, Inc. 
801 Eighteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-3517
Tel. (866)-734-0857
http://www.pva.org

Polish League of American Veterans, U.S.A
P.O. Box 42024
Washington, DC 20015
http://www.plav.org

Swords to Plowshares
1060 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Tel. (415) 252-4788
Fax (415) 252-4790
Email: [email protected]
http://swords-to-plowshares.org

The Retired Enlisted Association
1111 South Abilene Court
Aurora, CO 80012
Tel. (303)-752-0660 or (800)-338-9337
Fax (303)-752-0835 or (888)-882-0835
Email: [email protected]
http://www.trea.org

The Veterans Assistance Foundation, Inc.
P. O. Box 610
Tomah, WI 54660
Tel. (608) 372-1280
Fax (608) 372-1281
http://vafvets.org

The Veterans of Vietnam War, Inc. & The Veterans Coalition
805 South Township Boulevard
Pittston, PA 18640-3327
Tel. (570) 603-9740
Fax (570) 603-9741
Email: [email protected]
www.vvnw.org

Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
406 W. 34th St.
Kansas City, MO 64111
Tel. (816) 756-3390
http://www.vfw.org

Veterans of World War I of the U.S.A., Inc.
14497 NW 22nd Place
Newberry, FL 32669-2022
Tel. (352) 333-3010
Email: [email protected]
http://www.orderfirstworldwar.com

Vietnam Era Veterans Association
685 Cranston Street
Providence, RI 02907
OR
1380 Broad Street
Providence, RI 02905
Tel. (401) 521-6710 or (401) 454-4390
Fax: (401) 454-4390
Email: [email protected]

Vietnam Veterans of America
8605 Cameron Street
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Tel. (301) 585-4000
Fax (301) 585-0519
http://vva.org/who.html


To search for a Veterans Service Office in your county, go to nacvso.org/find-a-service-officer.