Harrison County Veterans Affairs Department

Find Harrison County Mississippi 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.

Disabled American Veterans 2600 23rd Avenue Gulfport MS 39501 228-871-5463

Paralyzed Veterans of America 15489 Dedeaux Road Gulfport MS 39503 228-832-6864

Veterans Service Center 730 Drive Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard Biloxi MS 39530 228-435-8271

Veterans of Foreign Wars 15206 Dedeaux Road Gulfport MS 39503 228-832-0017

Veterans of Foreign Wars 2518 23rd Avenue Gulfport MS 39501 228-864-0838

Veterans of Foreign Wars 4321 West Gay Road D'Iberville MS 39540 228-392-1152

Veterans of Foreign Wars 213 Klondyke Road Long Beach MS 39560 228-863-8602

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2434 289 Veterans Avenue Biloxi MS 39531 228-374-4112

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5931 400 Clarence Avenue Pass Christian MS 39571 228-452-4114

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Harrison County Veteran Service Organizations provide support for veterans of the US Armed Forces through a number of government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the Federal, Mississippi State, and local Harrison County, MS 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 Harrison County.

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

Harrison County 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 Harrison County, Mississippi who have service-connected disabilities. In addition, the VBA offers counseling services, runs a housing program for veterans, Harrison County 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 Harrison County, Mississippi

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provides medical services and health care to veterans, including through Harrison County 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 Harrison County. 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 Harrison County 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 Harrison County veterans, service members, and their families. Vet Center counseling services include readjustment counseling, bereavement counseling, and military sexual trauma counseling.

Harrison County VFW & AMVET Posts

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