Local Resources for Military Veterans
Important resources and services for veterans in Northeast Indiana.
Military Community in Northeast Indiana:
- The 122nd Fighter Wing—Flying out of Fort Wayne’s Air National Guard base
- The Indiana National Guard—Answering the call since 1636
- The Indiana Guard Reserve—Assisting the National Guard in domestic emergency missions
- The Northeast Indiana Base Community Council—Bringing together the region’s military community
Military Veteran Groups and Organizations in Northeast Indiana:
- The American Legion—Organizing veterans events across Northeast Indiana
- The VFW—Continuing to offer a staple of military veteran life, past and present
- Team Red, White & Blue—Providing opportunities for physical fitness, community, and service in Northeast Indiana
- Team Rubicon—Giving veterans the chance to continue to serve their community and your country
Military Veterans Services in Northeast Indiana:
- VA Northern Indiana Health Care System—Offering a variety of services, including Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom case managers to new returning veterans to ensure their transitions back to civilian life are as seamless as possible.
- The Post-9/11 GI Bill—Using the education benefits you’ve earned through your service.
- Veteran Service Officers—Providing direct assistance to veterans and their dependents or families in the preparation, development and submission of claims and applications for earned federal and state benefits.
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