UVC 2012 THIRD PRIORITY IS “VETERANS BENEFITS ENROLLMENT”
“Veterans Enrollment for Services. Veterans all to be enrolled with the U. S. and California Veterans departments for receipt of all benefits and services available.”
1. Supporting Veterans Transition services outreach.
2. Advocating for VA and California DVA mandatory inclusion in military transition assistance program sessions with service members prior to discharge.
3. Establishing Volunteer transition assistance teams for VA and CDVA to support enrollment during Military and Veterans Departments transition sessions.
Benefits for Veterans and Family Members:
There is wide multitude of benefits and some that extend to family members of the veteran.
Just to name a few:
- Health Care
- Home Loans
- Life Insurance
- Vocational Rehabilitation
- Survivors Benefits
- Burial Benefits
Who Provides These Benefits?:
Benefits are provided by the federal and state governments. The benefits are part of the compensation package a veteran has earned, just as they earned their pay.