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Government Resources

Joining Forces with our Military…

http://www.whitehouse.gov/joiningforces/

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WW II Veterans are being honored with an all expenses paid trip to Washington D.C. to view the War Memorials, the Lincoln Memorial, and Arlington National Cemetery.  For an application and more information log onto honorflightsandiego.org or phone Steve Geotas (760) 722-7225.

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MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton recently launched a Facebook page.  The intent of the patient-centered page is to communicate health news, medical alerts, and information about important services and programs.

Please check us out at http://www.facebook.com/NavalHospitalCampPendleton.

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DoD Physical Disability Board of Review (PDBR)

The DoD level Board provides Veterans who were medically separated from their Military Service between September 11, 2001 and December 31, 2009 an opportunity for review of their disability ratings to ensure fairness, consistency and accuracy. The PDBR was created by Congress in 2008 and began reviewing its first cases in June 2009. See link for more information. 

 

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GOVERNMENT LINKS

Alphabetic Sequence

Appeals:

http://www.warms.vba.va.gov/admin21/m21_1/mr/part1/ch05.doc

 

California Department of Veterans Affairs:

http://www.cdva.ca.gov

 

California’s Women Veterans and Military Sexual Trauma:

http://www.library.ca.gov/crb/12/S-12-004.pdf

 

California Women Veterans and Mental Health:

http://www.library.ca.gov/crb/12/S-12-005.pdf

 

California Women Veterans and Employment:

http://www.library.ca.gov/crb/12/S-12-007.pdf

 

California Women Veterans’ Benefit Utilization:

http://www.library.ca.gov/crb/12/S-12-008.pdf

 

California Women Veterans At A Glance:

http://www.library.ca.gov/crb/12/S-12-009.pdf

 

Centre for Minority Veterans:

http://www.va.gov/centerforminorityveterans/

 

Centre for Women’s Veterans:

http://www.va.gov/womenvet/

 

Compensation for Disabilities Associated with Gulf War Service:

http://www.benefits.va.gov/WARMS/Site_Map.asp

 

Compensation Rate Tables:

http://www.vba.va.gov/bln/21/Rates/comp01.htm

 

County of San Diego Veterans Services:

Contact representative Scott Wolf at the VANC Building, 619-840-6174. For more information see http://sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/programs/ais/veterans_services

 

DD Form 214 and SF-180 Service Records:

http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/

 

Title 38 Pensions, Bonuses & Veterans Relief (also § 3.317 Compensation for certain disabilities due to undiagnosed illnesses found here)

http://ecfr.gpoaccess.gov/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=ecfr&sid=1b0c269b510d3157fbf8f8801bc9b3dc&tpl=/ecfrbrowse/Title38/38cfr3_main_02.tpl

 

Title 38 PART 4–SCHEDULE FOR RATING DISABILITIES Subpart B–DISABILITY RATINGS

http://ecfr.gpoaccess.gov/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=ecfr&sid=ab7641afd195c84a49a2067dbbcf95c0&rgn=div6&view=text&node=38:1.0.1.1.5.2&idno=38

 

U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims

http://www.uscourts.cavc.gov

 

VA Best Practice Manual for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

http://www.avapl.org/pub/PTSD%20Manual%20final%206.pdf

 

VA Loan Lending Limits and Jumbo Loans

http://www.valoans.com/va_facts_limits.cfm

 

VA National Hepatitis C Program

http://www.hepatitis.va.gov/

 

VA Trainee Pocket Card on Gulf War

http://www.va.gov/OAA/pocketcard/gulfwar.asp

 

Vet Center Eligibility – Readjustment Counseling Service

http://www.vetcenter.va.gov/

 

Veterans Benefits Administration Main Web Page

http://www.vba.va.gov/VBA/

ALERT: An organization called Veterans Affairs Services (VAS) is providing benefit and general information on VA and gathering personal information on veterans.  This organization is NOT affiliated with VA in any way.  VAS may be gaining access to military personnel through their close resemblance to the VA name and seal.

Michael G. Daugherty,
Staff Attorney,
Department of Veterans Affairs,
Office of General Counsel

 

Veterans Legal and Benefits Information

http://www.38uscode.com/

 

VHA Forms, Publications, Manuals

http://www1.va.gov/vhapublications/

 

VHA Public Health Strategic Health Care Group Home Page

http://www.publichealth.va.gov/

 

Vocational Rehabilitation

http://www.vba.va.gov/bln/vre/

 

VONAPP online

https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits-portal/ebenefits.portal?_nfpb=true&_portlet.async=false&_pageLabel=ebenefits_myeb_vonapp1

 

WARMS – 38 CFR Book C

http://www.benefits.va.gov/WARMS/Site_Map.asp

 

Welcome to the GI Bill Web Site

http://www.gibill.va.gov/