Veteran Services

Persons who served in the armed forces often have access to special support programs available for veterans.

American Legion
217 East City Point Road, Hopewell, VA 23860 · Map »
Association of Wounded Veterans
2793 S. Crater Rd, #L, Petersburg, VA 23805 · Map »
The federal government provides a wide range of health, counseling, employment and financial services to assist former members of the armed forces. Use this website to find out about benefits your loved one may be eligible for, and the location of the Veterans Administration office nearest you.
Disabled American Veterans
2041 Midway Avenue, Petersburg, VA 23803 · Map »
Forty & Eight Voiture
15930 Happy Hill Rd, Colonial Heights, VA 23834 · Map »
Mesothelioma is a form of lung cancer due to exposure to asbestos. Construction workers, shipyard workers and persons in the military have particularly high risks of asbestos cancer. This site provides a directory of specialists in the field, clinical trials, and access to financial assistance for veterans who may have been exposed to asbestos during their military service.
National Association of Military Retirees
6550 Redwood Lane, Prince George, VA 23875 · Map »
Health care is one of the primary benefits former military personnel are eligible for. You might even want to search for the Integrated Service Network closest to you, with special programs designed to increase access to care.
Veterans of Foreign Wars
1925 Johnson Rd, Petersburg, VA 23805 · Map »
VFW/Vietnam Veterans of America
375 Poplar Lawn Rd., Surry, VA 23883 · Map »
Vietnam Veterans of America
PO Box 544, Emporia, VA 23874 · Map »
Please Note: Crater Community Hospice does not specifically endorse the activities of any organizations mentioned, but offers their information as a sample of the kinds of materials and services that are available.