How do I find out about VA benefits?
Call or walk in to any VA medical center—anytime, day or night. Call or walk in to any Vet Center during clinic hours. Call us at 877-222-8387. We’re here Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET.
How do I check my VA benefits online?
Once I’m signed in, how do I check my VA claim or appeal status?
- Go to your “My VA” dashboard. You’ll find the link for this dashboard in the top right corner of the page once you’re signed in.
- Scroll down to the “Track Claims” section.
- Click on the “View Status” button for a specific claim.
Who do I contact about VA benefits?
Ask us a question online
|Where to call||Toll-free number|
|Where to call||VA benefits hotline||800-827-1000|
|Where to call||GI Bill hotline||888-442-4551|
|Where to call||VA health benefits hotline||877-222-8387|
|Where to call||My HealtheVet help desk||877-327-0022|
What are the VA income limits?
In 2020, the VA National Income Thresholds are as follows: $34,171 or less if you have no dependents. $41,005 or less if you have one dependent. $43,356 or less if you have two dependents.
How do I obtain a certificate of eligibility from the VA?
Servicemembers, Veterans, and National Guard and Reserve Members
- Apply online. To get your Certificate of Eligibility (COE) online, please go to the eBenefits portal.
- Apply through CalVet Home Loans. Most lenders have access to the Web LGY system.
- Apply by mail. Use VA Form 26-1880, Request for Certificate of Eligibility.
Who is eligible for VA benefits?
A person who served in the active military, naval, or air service and who was discharged or released under conditions other than dishonorable may qualify for VA health care benefits including qualifying Reserve and National Guard members.
How do you talk to a real person at the VA?
Will You be able to speak to a live agent? Yes! When you call 1-800-MyVA411 and press 0, you will reach a live agent for immediate assistance or connection to the right VA experts.
What is considered income for VA benefits?
Annual Income Limits – Health Benefits
|Based on Income Year 2018|
|Veteran with:||VA National Income Threshold||VA Housebound Threshold|
|0 dependents||$33,632 or less||$16,540|
|1 dependents||$40,359 or less||$20,731|
|2 dependents||$42,672 or less||$23,044|
Where can I Find my va eBenefits profile?
Benefits Explorer View a personalized list of possible benefits based on your VA/DoD eBenefits profile. Regional Offices will be closed to the public starting March 19, 2020, visit our website at www.va.gov or call 800 827-1000 if you have specific questions or concerns.
Who is eligible for benefits from the VA?
VA benefits for spouses, dependents, survivors, and family caregivers. As the spouse or dependent child of a Veteran or service member, you may qualify for certain benefits, like health care, life insurance, or money to help pay for school or training.
Where can I apply for VA education benefits?
Education Benefits for Veterans. The best way to apply for your education benefits is online at Vets.gov. You can also apply for education benefits by doing any of the following options: Visit your nearest VA regional office to apply in person.
What do you need to know about the VA?
VA strives to understand the unique issues you face. We are here to help you and your eligible dependents obtain compensation, education, health care, home loan, insurance, pension, vocational rehabilitation and employment, and burial and memorial benefits for which you are eligible.