Veterans Resources

If you would like to suggest an additional resource or correct a link, please contact the VAC Coordinator at VAC@FrederickCountyMD.gov.

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NEW Quick Reference Guide to Veterans Services in Frederick County

Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs Resource Guide for Veterans and their Families

Maryland Veterans Trust

The Federal Department of Veterans Affairs 1-844-698-2311
https://www.va.gov/

Veterans Advisory Council Brochure

Benefits:

NEW Checklists for Applying for VA Benefits

NEW Expanded Access to Military Shopping

NEW Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act 2019 

Benefit Services (Disability Compensation, Pension including Aid & Attendance, VA Health Care, DD214 requests) 
Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs - Frederick, MD 301-600-2155
ebenefits (online claims system) 1-800-983-0937
Veterans Transportation Network (through Martinsburg VA Medical Center)

NEW Charlotte Hall Veterans Home

Education:
https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/contact_us.asp 1-888-442-4551

Frederick Community College 
Mount St. Mary’s University

Employment:
Frederick County Workforce Services
Veterans Affairs Acquisition Academy (VAAA)

Housing:
Homeless Veterans 1-877-424-3838
VA Home Loans 1-888-768-2132

Religious Coalition for Emergency Human Needs, 301-631-2670

Medical: 
Health Care Options Through VA (Mission Act)

Live Healthy Prescription Drug Discount Program

VAC Healthcare Presentation 3-20-19
Fort Detrick VA Outpatient Clinic  800-817-3807
Martinsburg VA Medical Center 304-263-0811

Mental Health:
National Suicide Prevention 1-800-273-8255 (or text 838255)
The Vet Center (Counseling Services) 304-263-6776

Maryland Access Point (Seniors and Disabled)
Maryland’s Commitment to Veterans 
Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Easterseals 301-588-8700

National Alliance on Mental Illness 800-950-NAMI or text NAMI to 741741

Burials: 
Headstones & Markers 1-800-697-6947

National Cemetery Scheduling 1-800-535-1117

To Apply For A Printed ID Card:  
www.Vets.gov 

Discharge Records:
Military Discharge Records WWII-Maryland 410-396-8013
Military Discharge Records, including DD214’s 314-801-0800

Veterans Organizations:
AMVETS
The American Legion
VFW Post 3285