Other Veterans Resources

American Legion

American Legion

The American Legion offers a wide variety of services including assistance with filing a claim, benefits calculator, help with using GI Bill benefits towards education, and hiring fairs and employment tips.


Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency

Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA)

MVAA offers a variety of information. Quality of Life Resources including:

  • Emergency Assistance
  • Housing
  • Pension Aid
  • Recreational Opportunities
  • Veterans' Justice


Healthcare Resources include:

  • Affordable Care Act
  • Disability Compensations
  • Providers
  • Service-Connected Conditions
  • VVA Health Benefits


Education Resources include Federal Education Benefits, In-state Tuition, and Fast Track Education.


Job Resources include:

  • Employment tools
  • Job Database
  • Licensing and Credentialing
  • Starting a Business
  • Tax Credit Information

Information on Homes for Veterans is also included.

Michigan 211 Get Connected Get Answers

Michigan 2-1-1

Dial 2-1-1 or go online to take advantage of local resources for Family Support, Homelessness, Job Training for Veterans, and VA Benefits. The 2-1-1 Contact Center is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Wayne County Veteran Services

Wayne County Veteran Services

The purpose of the Veteran Services Group is to provide financial hardship and support services to Wayne County honorably discharged wartime veterans and their families so they can meet their basic needs.

Contact Information

  • 28 W Adams Avenue
    Detroit, MI 48226
  • Phone: 313-224-5045
Veterans of Foreign Wars

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Veterans of Foreign Wars will assist with:

  • Filing a VA Claim
  • Financial Aid
  • Separation Benefits
  • Using Education Benefits
  • Veterans' Scholarships

Contact Information

  • Post Number 3941
    34389 Plymouth Road
    Livonia, MI 48150 
  • Phone: 734-466-8556