Veterans Organizations

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Federal and State Organizations

Veterans and Military Service Organizations Directory
This is the official directory published by the United States Department of Veteran Affairs.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan,” the VA provides health care, educational and vocational assistance, home loans and burial services, and much more.

National Military Family Association
For 49 years, NMFA has stood behind service members, their spouses, and their children through the support and programs they provide, and they are respected voice with the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs.

National Resource Directory
The NRD is a resource website that connects wounded warriors, Service Members, Veterans, their families, and caregivers to programs, services, and resources at the national, state, and local levels to support recovery, rehabilitation, and community reintegration.

California Department of Veterans Affairs
Learn about the state and federal benefits you are entitled to receive, and how to claim them. By registering with CalVet, you can receive information tailored to the personal profile you create. CalVet’s website also has sections devoted to special veteran populations, such as Women Veterans and Minority Veterans.

Local Organizations

Los Angeles County Military & Veterans Affairs
The MVA counsels veterans, their dependents and survivors regarding federal and state benefits such as compensation, pension, education, medical, home loans, burial, etc.

California Association of County Veterans Service Officers
The CACVSO plays a critical role in the veteran’s advocacy system and is often the initial contact in the community for veterans services. Click HERE for a listing of local offices in Los Angeles County.

U.S. VETS – Inglewood
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U.S.VETS - Inglewood is the country's largest veteran community outside of the VA. The United States Veterans Initiative (U.S.VETS) is the nation’s largest non-profit provider of services to veterans facing challenges in their transition to civilian life.

American Legion – Sammy Davis Jr. Post #784
The American Legion, chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919, is a national veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. Its 12,000+ local posts are committed to the sponsorship of community-building programs, advocacy of patriotism and honor, promotion of national security, and continued devotion to service members and veterans.

National Montford Point Marine Association Los Angeles Chapter 8
The National Montford Point Marine Association is a nonprofit Veteran organization, established to perpetuate the legacy of the first African Americans who entered the United States Marine Corps from 1942 to 1949 at Montford Point Camp, New River, North Carolina.

PFC Adrienne L. Mitchell All-American VFW Post 2122
Inglewood’s local Veterans of Foreign Wars post has hosted over 270,000 service members and their families through their troop support programs. In the words of Commander Sherrod N. Conyers, “VFW members don’t just talk about support – we make it happen.”