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1 (888) 687-2277 AARP is a nonprofit membership organization of persons 50 & older dedicated to addressing their needs and interests.
AARP                                          601 E Street NW               Washington DC 20049

American Red Cross
1 (877) 272-7337      1 (202) 303-4498 The Red Cross helps people in emergencies, whether it is half a million disaster victims or one sick child who needs blood.  This site provides information on obtaining these services or requesting to volunteer.
American Red Cross                     2025 E Street NW       Washington DD 2006

Arlington National Cemetery
1 (703) 695-3250   1 (703) 695-3255  1 (703) 607-8000 This site is used to determine eligibility for interment in the National Cemetery.
Arlington National Cemetery                     Arlington VI 22211

Armed Forces Benefit Association
1 (800) 776-2322 AFBA provides insurance products to military families.
Armed Forces Benefit Association                                  909 North Washington St                 Alexandria VA 22314

Bereavement Counseling     Department of Veteran Affairs
1 (202) 273-9116
To Contact:
Memorial Programs Service 810 Vermont Ave NW Washington DC 20420

Blind Veterans Association-BVA
1 (202) 371-8880 Blinded Veterans Association (BVA), an organization specifically established to promote the welfare of blinded veterans.  BVA helps veterans and their families meet the challenges of blindness.
Blind Veterans Association   477 H Street VW                Washington DC 20001

Casualty Assistance  HQMC
1 (800) 847-1597 FAX:                    1 (703) 784-9823 The Casualty Assistance Section, under the staff cognizance of the Deputy Director for Programs, provides Official Casualty Notification, assistance and reporting programs for active and reserve Marines, retirees and civilians where appropriate.
Manpower Reserve Affairs          3280 Russell Road   Quantico VA 22134

Comfort for America's Uniformed Services Elite-CAUSE
1 (703) 481-8830 CAUSE provides comfort and recreation items and organizes events for soldiers recuperating in military hospitals and rehabilitation centers from wounds and injuries suffered in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other military theaters.
CAUSE                              PO Box 218                       Herndon VA 20172

Credit Bureaus:

Equifax:  1 (800) 685-1111                         Experian:  1 (888) 397-3742                       Trans Union:  1 (800) 916-8800

Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System- DEERS
1 (800) 538-9552       FAX:                   1 (800) 655-8317  Deers is a computerized database of military sponsors and families who are entitled under the law to Tricare benefits.
DSO       Attn: COA                   400 Gigling Rd                       Seaside CA 93955

Defense Finance and Accounting  Service- DFAS
1 (800) 321-1080  1 (800) 772-8724        FAX:                   1 (800) 982-8459 Processes pay transactions for military, civilians, retirees & annuitants.
Cleveland Center            Code PRR CA                                        PO Box 99191                         Cleveland OH 44199

Department of Veterans Affairs- VA
1 (800) 827-1000  Information regarding Burial & Memorial benefits, Health, education, compensation & pension benefits, home loan information.
Memorial Programs Service 810 Vermont Ave NW Washington DC 20420

Dependency and Indemnity Compensation- DIC
1 (800) 827-1000  1 (215) 381-3084 A monthly benefit paid to eligible survivors.
Memorial Programs Service 810 Vermont Ave NW Washington DC 20420

Disabled American Veterans-DAV
1 (859) 441-7300 The DAV is the official voice of America's service-connected disabled veterans -- a strong, insistent voice that represents all of America's 2.1 million disabled veterans, their families and survivors.
Disable American Veterans  PO Box 14301                    Cincinnati OH 45250

Federal Trade Commission
1 (877) 382-4357 Handles consumer protection matters such as consumer fraud, misleading advertising, or credit cards.$.startup?Z_ORG_CODE=PU01 File a Complaint online.

Fisher House Foundation
1 (888) 294-8560 Fisher HouseT Foundation donates "comfort homes," built on the grounds of major military and VA medical centers. These homes enable family members to be close to a loved one at the most stressful times - during the hospitalization for an unexpected illness, disease, or injury.
Fisher House Foundation      1401 Rockville Pike,      Suite 600                          Rockville MD 20852

Flag Case Request
1 (888) MHS-MMSO The Mortuary Affairs Section of MMSO ensures prompt and uniform death benefits are provided to all Navy and Marine Corps beneficiaries worldwide.
Military Medical Support Office  Mortuary Affairs        PO Box 886999                  Great Lakes IL 60088

Gold Star Wives of America Inc
1 (888) 751-6350  Provides you with a quarterly newsletter that keeps you up to date on legislation that pertains to your benefits, other topics or news of interest, and activities around the country. Fees support Washington, DC efforts, which are vital to maintaining, much less increasing, the benefits available to the military widows/ers.
Gold Star Wives of America           PO Box 361986     Birmingham AL 35236

Injured Marines Semper Fi Fund
1 (202) 342-8415 The Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund helps Marines, sailors, and their families meet their financial needs during difficult times. The Fund works closely with the Marine Corps, the Navy, and hospitals nationwide to identify and assess the needs of specific families.
Injured Marines Semper Fi Fund                                  825 College Blvd Suite 102 PMB 609                            Oceanside CA 92057

Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund
1 (212) 245-0072 Unrestricted grants to the families of military personnel who have been killed in action in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom.
Intrepid Pier 86                          W 46th & 12 Ave                    New York NY 10036

Marine Corps Law Enforcement Foundation-MC-LEF
1 (877) 606-1775 MC-LEF has distributed aid with a value of more than $23,000,000.00 to eligible children.  This assistance was rendered to children of Marines or Federal law enforcement personnel who were killed on duty or died under extraordinary circumstances while serving our country at home or abroad.
MC-LEF                             PO Box 37                         Mountain Lake NJ 07046

MCCS One Source
1 (800) 433-6868 From simple questions to complex issues, you can turn to MCCS One Source 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  It's pre-paid, confidential, and it's for everyone.
User ID: marines                   Password: semper fi

Military Awards Branch- MMMA
1 (703) 784-9344
Request submitted more than one year after Marine's death:  National Personnel Records Center   9700 Page Boulevard   St Louis MO 63132
Manpower Reserve Affairs          3280 Russell Road   Quantico VA 22134

Military Family Resource Center
1 (703) 602-4964 MFRC's mission is to act as a catalyst of information between the Department of Defense Military Community and Family Policy (MCFP) office, military policy makers, & program staff, and to deliver timely, efficient, and effective information services through cutting-edge technology.
Military Family Resource Center                                  Suite 302 Room 309                   241 18th St                         Arlington VA 22202

Military Officers Association of America- MOAA
1 (800) 234-6622    1 (800) 772-8724    ext 3488 or 2446 MOAA is a full service association with two magazines, benefits information, an officer placement service, and lobbying.
MOAA                               201 N. Washington St.                     Alexandria VA 22314

Military Medical Support Office
1 (888) MHS-MMSO The Mortuary Affairs Section of MMSO ensures prompt and uniform death benefits are provided to all Navy and Marine Corps beneficiaries worldwide.
Mortuary Affairs                  PO Box 886999               Great Lakes IL 60088

Military Funeral Services
1(800) 697-6947  The Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration's Web site, designed to assist you with information on VA's national cemeteries and other burial benefits.
Memorial Programs Service             810 Vermont Ave NW          Washington DC 20420

Military Severely Injured Operations Center
1 (888) 774-1361 
24/7 Family Support-Financial Support, education & employment assistance, information on VA benefits, family counseling, resources in local communities, & child care support.
Military Severely Injured Operations Center           2107 Wilson Blvd                Arlington VI 22201

Montgomery GI Bill/ Veterans Educational Assistance Programs-VEAP
1 (888) 442-4551  Eligibility, How to Apply, & other Benefits
Department of VA Regional Office  Attn:  VSD (27)               PO Box 66830                            St Louis Mo 63166

National Association for Uniformed Services
1 (800) 842-3451    1 (703) 750-1342 The NAUS brings together the diverse concerns, needs, & resources of all the services, active, retired, survivors, & all Americans who support interests into a strong, unified legislative force.
National Association for Uniformed Services                      5535 Hempstead Way                     Springfield VA 22151

National Cemetery Administration
1 (800) 827-1000  The Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration's Web site, designed to assist you with information on VA's national cemeteries and other burial benefits.
Memorial Programs Service 810 Vermont Ave NW Washington DC 20420

National Military Family Association
1 (703) 931-6632 NMFA activities revolve around programs to educate the public, the military community, and the congress on the rights & benefits of military families and to advocate an equitable quality of life for those families.
National Military Family Association                    2500 N Van Dorn St         Suite 102                   Alexandria VA 22302

National Personnel Record Center
1 (866) 272-6272 The National Personnel Records Center, Military Personnel Records (NPRC-MPR) is the repository of millions of military personnel, health, and medical records of discharged and deceased veterans of all services during the 20th century. NPRC (MPR) also stores medical treatment records of retirees from all services, as well as records for dependent and other persons treated at naval medical facilities
National Personnel Record Center                                              8601 Adelphi Rd                 College Park MD 20740

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society- NMCRS
1 (703) 696-4904 The mission of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society is to provide, in partnership with the Navy and Marine Corps, financial, educational, and other assistance to members of the Naval Services of the United States, eligible family members, and survivors when in need; and to receive and manage funds to administer these programs.
NMCRS                             801 North Randolph Street Suite 1228                        Arlington VA 22033

Navy Mutual Aid Association
1 (800) 628-6011    1 (703) 614-1638 The basic purpose of the Association is to aid its members and their dependents or beneficiaries, by providing with certainty and promptness a substantial sum for their relief through the medium of insurance plans at as near the actual net cost as possible. And also, to assist in securing for the dependents or beneficiaries without charge the federal benefits to which they may be legally entitled.
Navy Mutual Aid Association          Henderson Hall                   29 Carpenter Rd       Arlington VA 22212

Naval Criminal Investigative Service- NCIS
1 (800) 479-9685 NCIS is the primary law enforcement and counterintelligence arm of the US Department of the Navy.  It works closely with other local, state, federal, and foreign agencies to counter and investigate the most serious crimes.
NCIS HQ                             WNY Build 11 Attn: OOJF   716 Sicard Street SE          Washington DC 20388

Office of Personnel Management- OPM
1 (888) 633-4632 The Office of Personnel Management recruits citizens to Federal service, by serving as the main portal for employment information and connecting job applicants with Federal agencies and departments.
OPM                                1900 E Street NW                           Washington DC 20415

The Right Choice Company
1 (423) 784-9567 The Right Choice Co. is a nationwide, non-profit organization that honors military and law enforcement personnel who lose their lives in the line of duty.  They will provide a "Fallen Friend" medallion to the family of fallen service members .  This medallion is given at no cost to the family and is sponsored by the Right Choice Company & private donations. 
The Right Choice Company PO Box 157                       Clairfield TN 37715

Savings Bonds
1 (816) 926-5303 /  Offers product information and research across the entire line of Treasury Securities, from Series EE Savings Bonds to Treasury Notes.
DFAS-KC Center                 Attn:  FBBA                       1500 East 95th Street  Kansas City MO 64197

Survivor's Benefit Plan- SBP
1 (800) 321-1080 This web page provides answers to many questions about the Survivor Benefit Plan (SPB), the Reserve Component Survivor Benefit Plan (RCSBP), and the Retired Serviceman's Family Protection Plan (RSFPP), other annuity programs, and VSI payments to beneficiaries.
US Military Annuitant Pay    PO Box 7131                London KY 40742

Service members Group Life Insurance- SGLI
1 (800) 419-1473  SGLI is a program of low cost group life insurance for service members on active duty.
SGLI                                 290 West Mt Pleasant Ave                         Livingston NJ 07039

Social Security  Administration
1 (800) 772-1213 Apply for Social Security benefits online, change your address or telephone number, get a replacement  Medicare card, request or change direct deposit, and many other available services online.
SSA                                 Windsor Park Building                     6401 Security Blvd                           Baltimore MD 21235

Society of Military Widows
1 (800) 842-3451 Nationwide organization whose purpose is to benefit widows of members of all branches of the uniformed services of the United States, give moral support, advice, referral service and, in general, help the widows of career military members to return to the main stream of normal living.
Society of Military Widows             5535 Hempstead Way                     Springfield VA 22151

Survivors' and Dependents' Education Assistance- DEA
1(888) 442-4551. Dependents' Educational Assistance provides education and training opportunities to eligible dependents of certain veterans.
Survivors and Dependents Education Assistance                          PO Box 8888          Muskogee OK 74402

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors-TAPS
1 (800) 959-8277 TAPS has experienced, empathetic caseworkers who act as liaisons, assisting the family members in finding solutions to problems. Working hand in hand with the appropriate federal, state and private agencies, they have been successful in helping find solutions to problems that arise long after the official file has been closed.
TAPS                                2001 S Street NW         Suite 300            Washington DC 20002

Thrift Savings Plan-TSP
1(504) 255-6000  The Thrift Savings Plan is a retirement savings plan for civilians who are employed by the United States Government and members of the uniformed services.
National Finance Center     PO Box 61500                    New Orleans LA 70161

Traffic Management Branch/Personal Effects and Household Goods or Family Member Travel
1 (703) 695-7762 or 7765
Regional Processing Center  FAX:             Atlanta GA                   1 (404) 929-3009  Buffalo NY                    1 (716) 551-5999                          Muskogee OK               1 (918) 781-7864         St Louis MO                 1 (314) 552-9707
HQ USMC (LFT-3)               2 Navy Annex     Washington DC 20380

Tricare Dental Plan-United Concordia
1 (800) 866-8499 United Concordia provides affordable group dental plans, access to quality care, efficient claim processing, and responsive customer service. Many online services available.
UCCI                                 PO Box 827583           Philadelphia PA 19182

Tricare for Life -TFL
1 (888) 363-5433              1 (866) 363-8779 Tricare for life is Medicare wrap around coverage available to Medicare-entitled uniformed service retirees, including retired guard members & reservists, family members and widows/widowers.
WPS/TFL                          PO Box 7890              Madison WI 53707

1 (888) 874-9378 U.S. Department of Defense Military Health System Website.  Services available include:  Online Tricare Handbook, Deers Information, Tricare Benefits, TriWest Information and much more.
WPS/West Region Claims             PO Box 77028          Madison WI 53707

1 (800) 531-1045 USAA provides products and services dedicated to helping military members and their families reach their financial goals.
USAA                                           9800 Fredericksburg Rd         San Antonio TX 78288

Veterans of Foreign Wars
1 (800) 839-1899  The Veterans of Foreign Wars has a rich tradition in enhancing the lives of millions through its community service programs and special projects. From providing free phone cards to our nation's active-duty military personnel to raising money for the World War II memorial.
VFW                                 200 Maryland Ave NE                        Washington DC 20002

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