How to Get a Military Discharge Upgrade
Some veterans want their discharge changed even if they remain eligible for many VA benefits, because they feel it dishonors the service they provided to their country.
Getting a VA Character of Service Determination
If you were discharged from active duty with a less than fully honorable discharge, you have what is called “bad paper.” Bad paper can prohibit you from receiving VA benefits.
Overview of All VA Benefits for Disabled Veterans
Many benefits are available to veterans through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
VA Pension for Retired Veterans
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides supplemental income for low-income wartime veterans in the form of Pension, Housebound, and Aid and Attendance benefits.
Using the VA's Decision Review Officer (DRO) Hearing Process
If you are denied veterans disability compensation, you can ask to have a Decision Review Officer (DRO) hearing.
How to Appeal if the VA Denies You Disability Benefits
If you applied for veterans disability compensation benefits and the VA sent you a letter denying you benefits, you have the right to appeal the decision.
Getting Veterans Disability Compensation for PTSD
Veterans disability compensation is available to veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a result of military service.
Getting Disability Compensation for Military Sexual Trauma (MST)
Many veterans, male and female, have experienced sexual trauma while serving in military and/or civilian capacities.