Important Resources for Veterans


DFAS-Retiree Pay 1-800-269-5170
Education Counselor-Muskogee, Oklahoma 1-888-442-4551
Gulf War/Agent Orange Helpline 1-800-749-8387
Health Care Benefits 1-877-222-8287
Health Eligibility Center/CHAMPVA 1-800-733-8387
Income Verification and Means Testing 1-800-929-8387
Life Insurance 1-800-669-8477
MGIB Monthly Call-In 1-877-823-2378
Military OneSource 1-800-342-9647
National Center of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder 1-802-296-6300
Retired and Annuity Pay Contact Center 1-800-321-1080
Retiree Affairs Office 1-866-654-3540
Status of Headstones and Markers 1-800-697-6947
Survivor Benefit Plan 1-800-531-7502
Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD) 1-800-829-4833
TRI Care 1-502-301-6200
VA Houston General Info-Houston, Texas 1-800-827-1000
Veterans Educational Assistance Program 1-888-442-4551
Veterans Group Life Insurance 1-800-419-1473
Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
Baldemar Perez 361-854-9961
Texas Veterans Commission:
Carl Knappe Veterans Benefits/Counselor 361-806-5610
Doug Myers, Employment Services 361-882-7491
Armando A. Lazarin 361-882-7491
Texas Veterans Land Board
Toni McCurdy 361-887-6358
Veterans Outpatient Clinic
Curtis W. Starling 361-806-5606
Veterans Service Officer
Abel Chapa, Nueces County 361-888-0820
Tomas R. Sanchez, Jr., Kleberg County 361-595-8552
Manuel Rodriguez, San Patricio County 361-864-6157
WorkSource, Business Services
Danny Ortiz 361-882-7491

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