Department of Veterans Affairs Links

As a Congressionally Chartered Veterans Service Organization, our Service Officers are approved by the VA Secretary for purposes of preparation, presentation, and prosecution of claims under laws administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Their services are available to any veteran who needs assistance with their VA Benefits claims.

If you need help in preparing a claim or have another question concerning VA benefits, please contact your local CWV Post, or our National Service Officer via our National Headquarters. Use the Contact Us page. 


  • Pre-Need Determination of Eligibility for Burial in National Cemetery. Click HERE to read about the Program. Find the form you need HEREVA is no longer accepting online submission of this form. Fill in, print and mail.
  • Congress introduces bill to expand The Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits. 

Use the links below to access important information about various VA benefits and programs.

Department of Veterans Affairs Website

Recent VA Press Releases – click HERE

  1. Explore VA – learn about your benefits
  2. VA Self Service Website
  3. National Archives – Request a copy of your DD214
  4. Learn about VA Compensation
  5. Find a VA Facility near you
  6. Recent VA Press Releases
  7. VA Special Programs
  8. Veterans Benefits Administration
  9. My HealtheVet – Veteran Health and Wellness
  10. How to Apply for a Discharge Upgrade

Instructional videos (these are also available through the YouTube link at the bottom of every page)…

  1. Female Benefits Include Maternity Care
  2. PTSD Coach – Mobile App
  3. 100 Years of VA Life Insurance
  4. eBenefits Site Tour
  5. Tips for Navigating the VA Claims Process
  6. Overview of VA Form 21-527EZ, Application for Pension: Part 1
  7. Overview of VA Form 21-527EZ, Application for Pension: Part 2
  8. The FDC Program | Section 1: VA Benefits, Who is Eligible, and Claim Types
  9. The FDC Program | Section 2: FDC Program Overview
  10. The FDC Program | Section 3: Partnering with a VSO
  11. The FDC Program | Section 4: Filing an Electronic FDC for Disability Compensation
  12. The FDC Program | Section 5: Filing an FDC for Pension and DIC
  13. The FDC Program | Section 6: Things to Know Before You File an eClaim/FDC
  14. The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Would you like to join us in our mission of serving all veterans “For God, For Country, For Home” ? Click HERE to fill in and print the Application to join the CWV and Auxiliary. Click HERE to pay your dues online – current members can renew here also!