NAAV Provides VA Claims and Benefits Assistance at the DC VA Medical Center Transition Care and Management Center

The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) assists Veterans and their dependents with VA claims and benefits including legal, housing and employment assistance every second and third Monday of each month at the Transition Care and Management Center, Washington, DC Medical Center at 50 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC 20422. The point of contact for NAAV is Constance A. Burns, CEO and Veterans Service Officer at 1725 I Street, NW Suite 300, Third Floor, Washington, DC 20006-2423; 202-465-3296 or email: info@naavets.org; benefits@naavets.org.

These benefits are legislated in Title 38 of the United States Code. For a summary of the benefits effective Jan. 1, 2012 visit www.va.gov. eBenefits is a joint VA Department of Defense Web portal that provides resources and self-service capabilities to apply, research, access, and manage their VA and military benefits and personal information through a secure Internet connection. For more information, call 202-745-8000.

In addition, your point of contact at the Washington, DC VA Medical Center, Transition & Care Management is Elsie Moore, LICSW, Program Manager, 202-745-8000 ext. 56282. OEF/OIF/OND/OIR Help Line for more information is 1-877-222-8387; Program Information can be found at: www.washingtondc.va.gov, www.oefoif.va.gov, and www.blogs.va.gov.