The Georgia Department of Veterans Service advises, counsels, and assists veterans and their families receive benefits under the vast and complex framework of veterans’ laws.
When veterans suffer from disabilities sustained during their military service, they can apply for financial assistance, or compensation benefits. Generally, the degree of disability determines compensation for the loss of working time. Find your nearest GDVS field office to get help with the application process.
The Dependency and Indemnity Compensation benefit ensures that a surviving spouse, child, or parent of a veteran receives a monthly payment, if the veteran’s death is related to military service. Learn more about these benefits.