U.S. Military Veterans’ Associations

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
http://www.vfw.org

National Headquarters
406 West 34th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64111
816 756-3390
FAX 816 968-1149
info@vfw.org

Washington D.C. Office
VFW Memorial Building
200 Maryland Avenue N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20002
202 543-2239
FAX 202 543-6719
npomeroy@vfwdc.org

Membership
VFW Membership
406 West 34th Street
Kansas City, MO 64111
816 756-3390, ext. 106
rowoldt@vfw.org

Life Membership: crider@vfw.org

National Service Officers Helpline: 1-800-vfw-1899

General information: 816-756-3390

VFW e-mail Addresses:
Convention and Meeting information
dputthoff@vfw.org

Foundation
foundation@vfw.org

General questions or comments (816-756-3390)
info@vfw.org

Development Department
inquiry@vfw.org

Media Queries
JNewberry@vfw.org

Operation Uplink
JNewberry@vfw.org or jdickerson@vfw.org

Service Officer
vfw@vfwdc.org

VFW Credit Union
vfwcu@vfw.org

VFW Ladies Auxiliary (816-561-8655)
info@ladiesauxvfw.com

VFW Magazine
patbrown@vfw.org (reunion information) or
kolb@vfw.org

Web information or comments
webadmin@vfw.org

The American Legion

http://www.legion.org

 If Your Questions are For or About… Contact
 National Commander National Commander’s Office
NatlCmdr@legion.org
 Baseball, Flag Education, Boys Nation,Boys State, Scholarships, Scouting, Jr. Shooting Sports, Oratorical Contest, Childrens Welfare Foundation  Americanism, Children & Youth
acy@legion.org
 National Convention, Color Guard  Convention Office
conv@legion.org
 Membership Record Verification, Membership Applications, Change of Address, Notification of member death, Change of magazine subscription.  Customer Service
cs@legion.org
 Veteran Employment, Homeless Vets, Veterans Preference  Economics
econ@legion.org
 Order inquiries, Item availability, Problems with merchandise  Emblem Sales
emblem@legion.org
 Department Accounts, Financial Questions  Finance
finance@legion.org
 Employment Opportunities  Human Resources
hr@legion.org
 Membership programs/policies, PUFL, Post Information/Concerns, NEF, SAL  Internal Affairs
ia@legion.org
 Member Benefits, Prescription Program, Annuity and Insurance programs, Financial Options  Member Services Group
mbrben@legion.org
 Federal Government Issues & Legislation  Legislative
leg@legion.org
 Finding/locating people, Medals, History  Library
library@legion.org
 References to articles, Magazine requests, Letters to the Editor, Advertising Information  Magazine/Dispatch
magazine@legion.org
 Military, National Security, Foreign Relations, Retirement Benefits, Ceremonies  National Security/Foreign Relations
nsfr@legion.org
 Press Releases, Media Advisories, Speeches, Editorials  Public Relations
pr@legion.org
 Help with Claims and Benefits, Health Issues, Veterans Cemetaries  Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation
var@legion.org
 Website questions  Internet
tal@legion.org

 

The Veterans Admistration (VA)

http://www.va.gov/

Toll Free Numbers for Contacting VA

VA Benefits: 1-800-827-1000

  • Education
  • Home Loan Guaranty
  • Disability Compensation
  • Disability pension
  • Dependency Indemnity Compensation
  • Death Pension
  • Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
  • Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA)
  • Medical Care
  • Burial
  • Life Insurance

Life Insurance: 1-800-669-8477

Education (GI Bill): 1-888-442-4551

Health Care Benefits: 1-877-222-8387

Income Verification and Means Testing: 1-800-929-8387

Mammography Helpline: 1-888-492-7844

Gulf War/Agent Orange Helpline: 1-800-749-8387

Status of Headstones and Markers: 1-800-697-6947

Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD): 1-800-829-4833

For health care services, contact your nearest VA medical facility.

The Fleet Reserve Association (FRA)

http://www.fra.org/

Fleet Reserve Association National Headquarters
125 N. West Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-2754
questions and comments to fra@fra.org
or call (703) 683-1400

The United States Marine Corps Vietnam Tankers Association

http://www.usmcvta.org

Contact email: USMCVTFoundation@aol.com

The United States Air Force Association

http://www.afa.org

The AFA National Headquarters Building is located at 1501 Lee Highway in Arlington, Virginia 22209-1198. Our office hours are from 8:30 – 5:00 Monday through Friday. The main number is (703) 247-5800.

American Ex-Servicemen’s Association in Melbourne

The organization coordinates various remembrance services in Victoria, Australia as well as provide military honors for veterans in Melbourne. This organization was founded in 1946 with the purpose of promoting veterans issues and welfare within Victoria. Monthly meetings are held at the London Tavern, Culfield South (1st Sunday of the month). They can be contacted at www.bartosh.com/amexsvc/ or by phone at (03) 9739 1879.