Here are links to some of the many other public sector and community resources available to veterans. This page includes summaries of the compiled resources with links to websites for further information.
Other Public Sector Resources
Arizona Department of Veterans Services
U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. House of Representatives
The official website of the U.S. House of Representatives. This site helps veterans locate their members of congress. All congressional offices provide constituent services to veterans in their respective districts. Congressional offices have experts who can help veterans with the Social Security Administration, Internal Revenue Service, Department of Education, and Veterans Administration (VA) to name a few. Some the most common requests come from veterans about their VA benefits, including pensions, medical, and medals.
Other Community Support Resources
Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
Arizona Coalition for Military Families (ACMF)
Madison Street Veterans Association
The Madison Street Veterans Association is a peer-run group of homeless and formerly homeless veterans offering personal, individualized service, basic resources, community and advocacy for all veterans. The organization offers information and support for veterans who are homeless or in need.
They offer services to assist with benefits, education, employment, and permanent housing. Twice a month a mobile outreach unit supplies homeless veterans with blankets, clothing, hygiene kits, food and water.
National Association of County Veterans Service Officers (NACVSO)
The National Association of County Veterans Service Officers work collaboratively with the Department of Veterans Affairs and other nationally chartered organizations to assure veterans and their dependents receive their entitled benefits.
They have specialized knowledge of the law and will assist in developing and processing claims. They also focus on outreach, training, claims development and advocacy.
Fighter Country Partnership
Fighter Country Partnership supports programs and services at Luke Air Force Base that aid, support and honor Airmen and their families in need.
Sentinels of Freedom Arizona
Hire Heroes USA
Hire Heroes USA offers personalized employment assistance to returning service members and their spouses to help ease the transition back into civilian life and to ensure they enjoy the freedoms they fought to preserve.
Hero2Hired (H2H) makes it easy for Reserve Component service members to connect to and find jobs with military-friendly companies. H2H also offers career exploration tools, military-to-civilian skills translations, education and training resources, as well as a mobile app. Support for H2H is provided through the Department of Defense’s Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program.
The official site of Military.com, a military and veteran membership organization. Military.com offers free membership to connect service members, military families and veterans to all the benefits of service — government benefits, education information, scholarships, discounts, and much more.