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Assistance for Veterans and Dependents


Air Force Aid Society

241 18th Street, Suite 202
Arlington, VA 22202

Phone: (800) 769-8951

Who is eligible?Retired Air Force personnel and their dependents.

  • food or utilities
  • emergency travel
  • medical or dental expenses
  • educational grants for family members of active duty military personnel

Air Force Cross Roads

Who is eligible?Active duty members of the Air Force

  • financial and emergency assistance
  • credit and money management
  • college planning
  • home buying counseling
  • estate planning

American Legion

P. O. BOX 6141
Indianapolis, IN 46206

Phone: (800)433-3318

Who is eligible?American Legion members

  • temporary financial assistance
  • shelter, food, utilities and health expenses
  • assistance with child care
  • vehicle repairs and other routine household expenses
  • home and vehicle adaption
  • pro bono financial planning

Army Emergency Relief

200 Stovall Street
Alexandria, VA 22332

Phone: (703) 428-0000 or (866) 878-6378

Who is eligible? Active National Guard/Army members and National Guard/Army veterans

  • rent, food, utilities
  • emergency transportation
  • vehicle repair
  • funeral expenses
  • medical or dental expenses

Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes

2 Church Street, Suite 101
Ossining, NY 10562

Phone: (914) 432-5400

Who is eligible? Severely wounded disabled OEF/OIF veterans and their families

  • mortgage/rent payments, home repairs, utility bills
  • vehicles: car payments, new car deposits, repair costs, and gasoline
  • groceries, baby formula, and household supplies
  • air travel, and lodging
  • school supplies and clothing
  • medical bills and co-payments

Coast Guard Mutual Assistance

4200 Wilson Blvd., Suite 610
Arlington, VA 22203-1804

Phone: (800) 881-2462

Who is eligible? Retired, active duty or reserve members of the Coast Guard

  • short-term interest-free loans or financial grants
  • food, shelter, utilities, telephone
  • funeral expenses
  • emergency travel, emergency home repair

Fisher House Foundation

1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 600
Rockville, MD 20852

Phone: (301) 294-8560 or (888) 294-8560

Who is eligible? Injured service members and their families

  • temporary housing for families of service members being treated at VA hospitals
  • free airline tickets for veterans/families
  • scholarships for family members of injured veterans

Freedom Alliance

22570 Markey Court, Suite 240
Dulles, VA 20166

Phone: (703) 444-7940 or (800) 475-6620

Who is eligible? Wounded troops and their families

  • housing
  • travel expenses

Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund

Wounded Warrior Center
Bldg H49
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055

Phone: (760) 725-3680

Who is eligible? Marines wounded in combat or injured in combat-related training, members of other services wounded or injured while supporting Marine units, families of these wounded and injured veterans.

  • medical support assistance program
  • transportation program
  • housing assistance, specialized equipment
  • therapeutic arts program

National Association of American Veterans

P.O. Box 6865
Washington, DC 20020-9994

Phone: (202) 465-3296 

Who is eligible? Active duty service members and veterans

  • mortgage or rental assistance
  • home repair/maintenance
  • vehicle repair/maintenance
  • medical expenses
  • transportation expenses

National Military Family Association

2500 North Van Dorn Street, Suite 102
Alexandria, VA 22302-1601

Phone: (800) 260-0218

Who is eligible? Families of active duty, retired, wounded or fallen members of the seven Uniformed Services.

  • deployment info to service members and families
  • education and employment resources for spouses and children
  • financial advice

Navy-Marine Corps Relief

875 North Randolph Street, Suite 225
Arlington, VA 22203-1977

Phone: (703) 696-4904

Who is eligible? Active duty and reserve members in the Navy or Marine Corps.

Offers grants or interest free loans for areas including:

  • emergency  transportation
  • funeral expenses
  • medical/dental bills
  • food, rent, utilities, unforeseen family emergencies, disaster relief assistance
  • childcare expenses
  • essential vehicle repairs
  • educational scholarships or interest free loans
  • budget counseling services

Omni Financial

Phone: (702) 437-6057

Toll Free: +1-877-OMNI USA (1-877-666-4872)

Fax: +1-702-531-6845

Fax Toll Free: +1-800-666-4904

Who is eligible? Men and women on full time active duty or career retired (Army, Air Force, Marines, Navy or Coast Guard).

  • Military Loans are available up to $10,000
  • Often you can have the cash within the same day
  • Competitive loan rates, fast and convenient service

Operation Family Fund

P.O. Box 837
Ridgecrest, CA 93556

Phone: (760) 793-0053

Who is eligible? Severely injured OEF/OIF and/or their families

  • food, rent, utilities
  • emergency transportation and vehicle repair
  • funeral expenses
  • legal, medical, dental expenses
  • assistance with home, rental, lease, purchase or home improvements
  • assistance with the purchase and rental or leasing of a vehicle

Salvation Army Liberty Program

832 W. James M. Wood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Phone: (213) 438-1611

Who is eligible? OEF/OIF veterans and/or their families

  • childcare/preschool
  • grocery/food vouchers
  • rental assistance
  • clothing vouchers
  • calling cards, gas vouchers
  • utilities
  • college books
  • case management
  • counseling

Soldiers' Angels

1792 E. Washington Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91104

Phone: (626) 529-5114

Who is eligible? Active duty military persons and families

  • blankets, care packages, holiday gifts to deployed soldiers
  • emergency travel assistance

Unmet Needs

406 West 34th Street
Kansas City, MO 64111

Phone: (866) 789-6333

Who is eligible? Active duty military personnel, veterans and their families

  • housing expenses: mortgage, rent, repairs, insurance
  • vehicle expenses: payments, insurance and repairs
  • food and clothing
  • children's clothing, diapers, formula, school or childcare expenses
  • medical bills, prescriptions and eyeglasses

USA Cares

P.O. Box 759
Radcliff, KY 40159

Who is eligible? Military personnel

  • Preventing home foreclosures and evictions
  • Assisting with basic needs during financial crisis

Veterans Loans

3610 Buttonwood Dr.
Suite 300
Columbia, MO 65201

Phone: (866) 320-8299
Fax: (800) 222-4555

Who is eligible? Veterans and active military members.

  • Educate veterans on the benefits they qualify for & assist them through the mortgage process.
  • Home Loans only

Veteran Love and Appreciation

930 Washington Avenue, Suite 203
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Phone: (305) 673-2856

Who is eligible? Severely wounded and disabled OIF/OEF veterans

  • food, gas, emergency travel

Wounded Warrior Project

Wounded Warrior Project

4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300

Jacksonville, FL 32256


Phone: 888.WWP.ALUM (997.2586) or (904) 405-1213

Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST



Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) serves veterans and service members who incurred a physical or mental injury, illness, or wound, co-incident to their military service on or after September 11, 2001 and their families.


How can the WWP Resource Center help you?

The Resource Center is equipped to help warriors, caregivers, and family members identify resources to meet a wide range of needs.

We commonly assist individuals with:

·         registering as an Alumni or family member to participate in WWP programs and services;

·         answering questions about WWP programs and services;

·         connecting with a WWP benefits liaison;

·         identifying appropriate financial assistance options;

·         finding resources to aid in accessibility modifications; and

·         locating resources to provide emotional support.