Aging Wartime Veterans
The VA Offers two broad categories of Pension benefit programs:
Veterans Pension: Tax-free monetary benefit payable to wartime Veterans. Learn More
Survivors Pension: Tax-free monetary benefit payable to an un-remarried Surviving Spouse and/or unmarried child(ren) of a deceased Veteran with wartime service. Learn More
Veterans and survivors who are eligible for Pension benefits and are housebound or require the aid and attendance of another person may be eligible to receive additional monetary amounts. For more information call 850-417-7558 or Email Contact Us
Click above to complete our form to see if you are eligible. A Certified Volunteer will call you back and walk you through the qualification process.
IMPORTANT NOTE: You need to have copies of your military records, such as your DD214 available when going through this process. If you cannot find your records, you can order them here: https://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records.
As World War II was raging, Lieutenant Barton Weisman enrolled in the ROTC program at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and earned his commission in February 1946.
Great meeting with Florida Veterans Foundation, Inc. where Florida Commerce Secretary Jamal Sowell learned more about an important project underway to honor World War II veterans.
Florida State Trooper Curtis Vaughn was recently nominated by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles to receive the distinguished Veterans Advocate Award, given in partnership with the Florida Veterans Foundation’s (FVF) and Florida Department of Veterans Affairs.