Decatur Veterans Affairs Department

Find Decatur Alabama veterans affairs departments, or service organizations. Veterans affairs departments like the VA (Veterans Affairs), VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars), Amvets, and vet centers provide information and help with benefits, charities, insurance, disability, medical care, education, programs and compensation for veterans of the US Armed Forces.


Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs 302 Lee Street Northeast Decatur AL 35601 256-351-4636


Disabled American Veterans Chapter 11 108 Finley Drive Northwest Decatur AL 35601 256-355-1951

Veterans Outreach 2215 Danville Road Southwest Decatur AL 35601 256-353-4301

Veterans of Foreign Wars 2309 Veterans Drive Southeast Decatur AL 35601 256-351-8929

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Decatur Veteran Service Organizations provide support for veterans of the US Armed Forces through a number of government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the Federal, Alabama State, and local Decatur, AL level. Veteran Services can include assistance with veteran benefits, support for veterans with disabilities, and access to insurance, medical care, and education benefits. At the Federal level, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides Veteran Services in Decatur.

You may contact Veterans Services for questions about:
  • Decatur military and veterans' benefits
  • Veterans Affairs Offices and Vet Centers
  • Decatur VA Hospitals and health benefits
  • VA Burial services
  • Decatur VFW and AMVETS posts
Decatur VA Benefits

Decatur VA Depts provides a number of services for America's veterans, including a range of veterans' benefits, medical care, and burial services. The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides education and vocational benefits such as the Montgomery GI Bill, pension services, and life insurance. It also issues disability compensation to veterans in Decatur, Alabama who have service-connected disabilities. In addition, the VBA offers counseling services, runs a housing program for veterans, Decatur home loan programs, and offers life insurance to service members, veterans and their dependents who are unable to get insurance from private companies.

Veterans Health Administration in, Alabama

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provides medical services and health care to veterans, including through VA-run medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing home care units. The VHA also provides assistance to homeless veterans and care for veterans with disabilities in Decatur. Burial services for veterans are offered through the VA's National Cemetery Administration, which maintains national cemeteries for the burial of veterans and their family members.

VA Vet Centers

At the local Decatur level, the VA runs Vet Centers that provide a range of services to veterans, including employment assistance, counseling services, and assistance gaining access to VA benefits. These services are available to Decatur veterans, service members, and their families. Vet Center counseling services include readjustment counseling, bereavement counseling, and military sexual trauma counseling.

Decatur VFW & AMVET Posts

In addition to the VA, a number of private organizations provide Veteran Services in Decatur. The Decatur Veterans of Foreign Wars Posts (VFW) provides assistance with accessing VA services, offers grants to support veterans, and advocates for policies that help veterans. Decatur AMVETS Posts, or American Veterans, is an organization that advocates for veterans and provides services for veterans of the US Armed Forces.