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 Senior Call Check:  Free service from the State to check in on homebound seniors 1-866-502-4325
NEW Frederick County Executive Corona Virus Guidance

NEW VA Resources for COVID-19 

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 How Can I Help: A Guide to VA Services 

NEW Checklists for Applying for VA Benefits

NEW VA Center for Minority Veterans

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

Transportation:
Veterans Transportation Network (through Martinsburg VA Medical Center)

TransIT-Plus Application

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 Call 1-877-424-3838
VA Home Loans 1-888-768-2132

NEW Senior Housing Resources in Frederick County

NEW Charlotte Hall Veterans Home

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

Richard Barquist Army Medical Clinic (Ft. Detrick) 301-619-7175

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