Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) for Surviving Spouses and Children
Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) is a tax-free monthly benefit paid by the VA to eligible survivors of the following:
Adoption and the Military
"Service Animals" and "Assistance Animals:" What Are My Rights?
Family Law Overview
Overview of Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
Child Support and Veterans Benefits - Q and A
The Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children
VA Survivors Pension
A VA Survivors Pension offers monthly payments to qualified surviving spouses and unmarried dependent children of wartime Veterans.
Step 1: Check if the Veteran’s service allows you to be eligible.
Step 2: Check if you currently meet the criteria to be eligible.
Step 3: Apply
Where to find Social Service Providers
Where to get help with non-legal problems.
Domestic Violence Overview/FAQ
What is domestic violence?
Domestic violence can affect anyone- men, women, and children. Spouses abuse their partners, parents abuse children, and siblings abuse each other.
Abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, or verbal. It includes threatening, controlling, and stalking. It includes isolating a person from friends or family, not permitting him/her to get a job or have any money, or hurting pets.