Q. Am I eligible for VA benefits?
A. Eligibility for most VA benefits is based upon your discharge from active military service under other than dishonorable conditions. Active service means full-time service, other than active duty for training, as a member of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard. Generally, men and women veterans with similar service may be eligible. VA benefits will not be provided to any veteran or dependent wanted for an outstanding felony or warrant.
Q. How do I apply for VA Health Care Benefits?
A. By completing VA Form 10-10 EZ Application for Health Benefits. This application can be obtained from our office or any VA Health Care facility and Regional Office. You may also apply on-line at www.1010EZ.med.va.gov or by calling 1-877-222-vets (8387)
Q. Who is eligible for VA burial and memorial benefits?
A. Veterans discharged from active duty under conditions other than dishonorable and service members who die while on active duty, active duty for training or inactive duty for training, may be eligible for VA burial and memorial benefits. Burial in a VA National Cemetery is available for veterans, their spouses and dependents at no cost to the family. A copy of the veteran’s DD Form 214 or separation document is required at the time of death.