Family
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Family Benefits and Services

We’re here to help veterans and their families access the benefits and information they need.
Below are some services that are commonly accessed by veterans’ families.
For more information, please call one of our benefits advisors at (215) 686-3256.


We have organized services based on which level of government they are available from.
Please click on any of the titles below to view their service offerings.


  • MFRAP

    Learn about financial assistance, in the form of grants, available to eligible Pennsylvania service members and their family members.

  • VA BURIAL ALLOWANCE

    Find information on the VA Burial Allowance and how to apply . 

  • FSGLI

    Find information about VA Family Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance (FSGLI). 

  • VA Survivor Benefits

    Learn about the benefits available to you as a dependent or survivor of a servicemember or veteran. 


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  • Individual-based Services
  • Link to Information
  • Financial or Monetary Benefit
  • Housing/Real Estate
  • Education
  • Crisis Management
  • Survivor Benefit
  • Health Care Related
  • Social Media/Online
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  • Individual-based Service
  • Information
  • Financial or Monetary Benefit


  • Housing/Real Estate
  • Education
  • Crisis Management


  • Survivor Benefit
  • Health Care
  • Social Media/Online

  • Are you a
    Family Member
    or Caregiver?

    Please visit the
    Family/Caregiver section of our site.

    Take Me There
  • Are you an
    Active Duty
    Servicemember?

    Please visit the Active Duty
    Servicemember section of our site.

    Take Me There

Contact Us

Need Help?

Veterans Crisis Hotline
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
or text 838255
National Suicide
Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255
Help for
Homeless Veterans

1-877-424-3838

CITY HALL, ROOM 127
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19107
(215) 686-3256

 

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