Veterans of Foreign Wars in Cottondale Alabama

Address and phone number for Veterans of Foreign Wars, a Veterans Affairs Department, at University Boulevard East, Cottondale AL.


Name
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Address
7001 University Boulevard East, Cottondale, Alabama, 35453
Phone
205-553-8040
Fax
205-553-8735

About the Veterans of Foreign Wars

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, located in Cottondale, AL, provides support for veterans of the US Armed Forces. Veteran Services connects veterans with several government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the federal, Alabama state, and Cottondale 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 Cottondale.

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

Veterans in Cottondale can contact Veterans of Foreign Wars 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.

Cottondale VA Benefits

The VA in Cottondale 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 Cottondale veterans with service-related disabilities. Veterans can contact the Veterans of Foreign Wars for information about additional benefits, including the Tuscaloosa County home loan program, veteran housing programs in Cottondale, and life insurance for veterans and their dependents.

VA Vet Centers

In Tuscaloosa 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 Cottondale can contact a VA Vet Center to learn more about these services.

Alabama Veterans Health Administration Services

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) offers multiple programs in Alabama, including medical services and healthcare. In Tuscaloosa 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.

Cottondale VFW & AMVET Posts

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

Contact the Veterans of Foreign Wars

You may contact the Veterans of Foreign Wars by calling 205-553-8040, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Veterans of Foreign Wars, 7001 University Boulevard East, Cottondale, Alabama, 35453.


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