Disabled American Veterans in Columbus Mississippi

Address and phone number for Disabled American Veterans, a Veterans Affairs Department, at Harris Drive, Columbus MS.


Name
Disabled American Veterans
Address
164 Harris Drive, Columbus, Mississippi, 39705
Phone
662-434-8370

About the Disabled American Veterans

The Disabled American Veterans, located in Columbus, MS, provides support for veterans of the US Armed Forces. Veteran Services connects veterans with several government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the federal, Mississippi state, and Columbus level. These services include veteran benefits assistance, services for veterans with disabilities, and information about medical care, insurance, and education benefits. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) also provides veteran services in Columbus.

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

Veterans in Columbus can contact Disabled American Veterans for information about applying for veterans' benefits, including healthcare benefits, educational benefits, or health insurance. The office can answer questions about eligibility for benefits, including which benefits apply to the spouses and children of veterans. Veterans Services also helps veterans connect with other offices and organizations that provide veterans' benefits.

Columbus VA Benefits

The VA in Columbus offers benefits such as medical care, burial services, and disability compensation. The Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) provides additional benefits, such as the Montgomery GI Bill, vocational benefits, life insurance, and pension services. The VBA also manages the disability compensation program for Columbus veterans with service-related disabilities. Veterans can contact the Disabled American Veterans for information about additional benefits, including the Lowndes County home loan program, veteran housing programs in Columbus, and life insurance for veterans and their dependents.

VA Vet Centers

In Lowndes County, the VA operates Vet Centers that offer services to veterans. These include employment assistance, VA benefit support, and counseling services. In addition to veterans, current service members, military spouses, and children qualify for Vet Center services, such as readjustment counseling, military sexual trauma counseling, and bereavement counseling. Veterans in Columbus can contact a VA Vet Center to learn more about these services.

Mississippi Veterans Health Administration Services

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) offers multiple programs in Mississippi, including medical services and healthcare. In Lowndes County, the VA runs medical centers, outpatient clinics, and nursing home services. The VHA also offers assistance programs for homeless vets and veterans with disabilities. In addition, the VA manages the National Cemetery Administration, which provides burial services and assistance for veterans and their family members, including at national cemeteries.

Columbus VFW & AMVET Posts

Veterans can also contact Disabled American Veterans to connect with private organizations that offer Veteran Services in Columbus. For example, the Columbus Veterans of Foreign Wars Posts (VFW) helps veterans access VA services, provides grants to support veterans, and promotes policies to help veterans. The Lowndes County AMVETS Posts, or American Veterans, also offers services for veterans of the US Armed Forces.

Contact the Disabled American Veterans

You may contact the Disabled American Veterans by calling 662-434-8370, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Disabled American Veterans, 164 Harris Drive, Columbus, Mississippi, 39705.


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