Philadelphia Veterans Advisory Commission

Philadelphia Veterans Advisory Commission


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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Philadelphia Veterans Advisory Commission provides assistance in applying for county, state and federal veteran’s benefits. Veterans Services provides a wide range of benefits, resources and assistance.

County benefits include:
  • Burial Allowance
  • Burial Plots
  • Headstones and Installation Allowances
  • Flags and Emblem Markers
  • Safeguard DD-214
For more information visit Armstrong County Veterans Affairs Office

State benefits include:
  • Blind Veterans Pension
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Educational Gratuity
  • Paralyzed Veterans Pension
  • Real Property Tax Exemption
  • State Veterans Home System
  • Widow's Real Property Tax Exemption
For more information visit Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs

Federal benefits include:
  • Disability Compensation
  • eBenefits
  • Education & Training
  • GI Bill
  • Healthcare
  • Life Insurance
  • Mortgage Delinquency Assistance
  • Pension
  • Survivor Benefits (DIC)
  • VA Guaranteed Home Loans
  • VetSuccess
For more information visit VA Benefits in Brief
LocationPhiladelphia
Geographical AreaPhiladelphia
Facility/ADA Accessyes
Intake ProcedureApply for your VA benefits at your Local Regional Offices: VA regional offices can assist you with filing the appropriate VA forms.Also, to apply for a specific benefit, visit Applying for Benefits. In addition, VSO's (Veteran Service Organizations) can assist you as well by answering general questions and even petitioning on your behalf for services they believe you are qualified to receive.
Intake RequirementsProof of service.
Documents RequiredDD214, Other Documents as dictated by benefit, marriage cert., death cert., birh cert., divorce decree
 
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Cambodian, Korean, Vietnamese
EligibilityYou may be eligible for DMVA benefits if you are a: veteran; veteran's dependent; surviving spouse, child or parent of a deceased veteran; uniformed service member; present or former reservist or National Guard member.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Scott Brown
Contact's Position Director
Contact's Phone 215-686-3256
Physical Site Address 1 City Hall
Physical Site Address 2 Room 127
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19107
Main Phone 215-686-3256
Fax 215-563-3162
Web Address www.phila.gov/veterans/Pages/default.aspx
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
Affiliated Program: Philadelphia Veterans Advisory Commission
This Service: Philadelphia Veterans Advisory Commission
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Active Military (YN-0500)
Burial Benefits (NS-1000)
Families of Military Personnel/Veterans (YJ-2050)
Government Information Services (TJ-3200.2500)
Memorials/Monuments (PL-7600.5500)
Military Reserves (YN-5000)
Military Transition Assistance Programs (TM-5200)
Property Tax Exemption Information (DT-8700.6500-600)
Retired Military (YN-7000)
Social Services for Military Personnel (TM-8200)
Veteran Benefits Assistance (FT-1000.9000)
Veteran Employment Programs (ND-6500.9200)
Veterans (YN-9000)