Disabled American Veterans

Disabled American Veterans


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United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceDisabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.
  • Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.
  • Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.
  • Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.
  • Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.
  • Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.
Geographical AreaUnited States - includes all Pennsylvania counties: Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Intake ProcedureFill out an Online Membership Application or print out the Membership Application, fill it out, enclose your membership payment, and mail to
Disabled American Veterans
Attn: Membership Department
PO BOX 145550
Cincinnati, OH 45250
 
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
GenderEither
EligibilityAny man or woman, who was wounded, gassed, injured or disabled in the line of duty during time of war, while in the service of either the military or naval forces of the United States of America, and who has not been dishonorably discharged or separated from such service, or who may still be in active service in the armed forces of the United States of America is eligible for membership in the Disabled American Veterans. Others who are disabled while serving with any of the armed forces of any nations associated with the United States of America as allies during any of its war periods, who are American citizens and who are honorably discharged, are also eligible.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesMembership
Fee AmountsAge and Amount 80 or older FREE, 71 - 79 $140.00, 61 - 70 $180.00, 41 - 60 $230.00, 40 or younger $250.00.
Payment NotesLife membership is permanent. Life membership dues are as follows and may be paid in interest-free installments following a minimum $40.00 down payment.
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 3725 Alexandria Pike
Physical Site Address 2 434 Federal Building
Physical Site City, State, Zip Cold Spring, KY 41076
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 14301
Mailing City, State, Zip Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301
Mail Attention To Disabled American Veterans
Main Phone 877-426-2838
Web Address www.dav.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Disabled American Veterans
Affiliated Program: Disabled American Veterans
This Service: Disabled American Veterans
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Active Military (YN-0500)
Adults With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750.0025)
Advocacy (FP-0500)
Military Transition Assistance Programs (TM-5200)
Outreach Programs (TJ-6500.6300)
Social Services for Military Personnel (TM-8200)
Veteran Benefits Assistance (FT-1000.9000)
Veteran Employment Programs (ND-6500.9200)
Veteran Membership Organizations (TD-1400.9000)
Veterans (YN-9000)