Minority Veterans Program

Minority Veterans Program


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Data Provided By
United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers advice about health care services and additional benefits available to veterans who are identified or identify as African Americans, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic, Native American/Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian, as well as the veterans' families.
LocationPhiladelphia
Geographical AreaAdams, Berks, Bradford, Bucks, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clinton, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Franklin, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, Wyoming, York
Intake ProcedureThe specific VA benefit or program web page will provide tailored information about how to apply for a particular benefit or program. Generally, Servicemembers, Veterans, and families can apply for VA benefits using one of the methods below:

Apply online using eBenefits, OR
Work with an accredited representative or agent, OR
Go to a VA regional office and have a VA employee assist you.
You can find your regional office on our Facility Locator page.
 
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am 4:30pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Jorge Colon
Contact's Position Minority Veterans Program Coordinator
Contact's Phone 215-842-2000 x4199
Contact's Email jorge.colon@va.gov
Physical Site Address 1 5000 Wissahickon Ave
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19144
Mailing Address 1 P.O. Box 8079
Mailing City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19101
Main Phone 215-842-2000 x4199
Hotline Phone 800-949-1001
Web Address www.benefits.va.gov/persona/veteran-minority.asp
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Minority Veterans Program
Affiliated Program: Minority Veterans Program
This Service: Minority Veterans Program
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Families of Veterans (YJ-2050.2090)
Veteran Benefits Assistance (FT-1000.9000)
Veterans (YN-9000)