• Burial Benefits
  • Education & Training
  • Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment
  • Compensation
  • Pension
  • Aid & Attendance
  • DIC
  • Income
  • Home Loan
  • Life Insurance
  • Health Care
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    Compensation

    You may be eligible for compensation for disability if:

    • Injury or disease occurring or aggravated during service
    • Current medical evidence of condition
    • Documentation OR corroborating evidence that injury or disease is connected to service.
    • Honorable character discharge
    • MUST be a chronic condition 

    Types of Compensation:

    • Direct
    • Secondary
    • Aggravation
    • Presumption
    • 1151 Claim

    Compensation examples include:

    • Dioxin (Agent Orange)
    • Radiation
    • Gulf War Syndrome
    • Prisoner of War
    • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

    Other Compensation Examples

    • Auto Grant and Adaptive Assistance
    • Military Exchange and Commissary Privileges