This page is for anyone searching for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefit, disability and contact information. The user will also find information on the California Department of Veterans Affairs, a state agency, which provides additional benefits to California Veterans. In addition, there is a link to the Greater Los Angeles Health Care System and a list of phone numbers and locations of ambulatory clinics.
Disability compensation is a benefit paid to a veteran because of injuries or diseases that happened while on active duty, or were made worse by active military service. It is also paid to certain veterans disabled from VA health care. The benefits are tax-free.
You may be eligible for disability compensation if you have a service-related disability and you were discharged under other than dishonorable conditions.
The amount of basic benefit paid ranges, depending on how disabled you are.
Note: You may be paid additional amounts, in certain instances, if:
You can apply by filling out VA Form 21-526, Veterans Application for Compensation and/or Pension. If you have any of the following material, please attach it to your application:
You can also apply online through our web site at https://vabenefits.vba.va.gov/vonapp.
VA Mission Statement
To fulfill President Lincoln’s promise – “To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan” – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s veterans.
Contact the VA
Education & Training: 1-888-442-4551
Life Insurance: 1-800-669-8477
Special Issues: 1-800-749-8387
Health Care: 1-877-222-VETS (8387)
VA Insp. General: 1-800-488-8244
Welcome to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System GLA Website. Our staff is dedicated to working toward one purpose, making your healthcare at this VA the best possible. We welcome the opportunity to serve you.
When you use our Healthcare Centers, staff is available to assist you with any concerns. Please do not hesitate to ask a member of your health care team or any other Healthcare Center employee about any concerns that you may have.
The GLA Website will answer many questions you may have. We encourage comments or suggestions. Your input will help us continue to meet our goal of providing quality health care to veterans.
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