Veterans Resources

 

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Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV)
Offers cutting edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small business management to soldiers, sailors, airmen, and marines disabled as a result of their service supporting operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi
Freedom.

 

""America’s Heroes At Work
Supporting the Employment Success of Returning Service Members with TBI & PTSD

 

 

""National Resource Directory
Provides wounded, ill and injured Service Members, Veterans, their families, and those who support them with a Web-based directory of valuable resources.

 

DoD Disability Compensation""
Learn about DoD disability severance pay, find out how eligibility is determined, and get help during the evaluation process.”

 

 

VA: Disability Benefits""
Eligibility requirements, how disabilities are rated and how to apply for VA disability compensation benefits.”

 

Department of Veterans AffairsVA: Prosthetics and Sensory Aids Service
Provides specialized quality patient care by furnishing properly prescribed prosthetic equipment, sensory aids and devices in the most economical and timely manner in accordance with authorizing laws, regulations and policies.

 

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MGH Home Base Program
The Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital are joining forces to create the Home Base Program, a partnership designed to help veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury (TBI) and their families.

 

 

 

""DoD Veterans
Department of Defense (DoD): internships; scholarships & fellowships; grants, loans & financial aid; education & training; transition centers

 

 

Paralyzed Veterans of America
Advocates for “… veterans’ benefits and rights, accessibility and the removal of architectural barriers, sports programs, and disability rights …” Focuses on people with spinal cord injury.

Disabled American Veterans
Provides advocacy, grants, free rides to and from VA medical facilities, and more.

""USO
To veterans with disabilities, USO offers housing, emergency assistance and support groups.

 

Homes For Our Troops
Assists severely injured Servicemen and Servicewomen & their immediate families by raising donations of money, building materials & professional labor and to coordinate the process of building a home that provides maximum freedom of movement.