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Get answers to your questions about VA benefits and services. Ask us a question online, call us, or explore our FAQs and other resources.

Contact us online through Ask VA

Ask VA (AVA) is our online tool that replaced the Information Routing & Inquiry Service (IRIS) and the GI Bill Help Portal. Use Ask VA to send us your questions, updates, and documents online.

Ask our chatbot a question

You can use our chatbot to get information about VA benefits and services. The chatbot won’t connect you with a person, but it can show you where to go on to find answers to some common questions.

Learn about our chatbot and ask a question

Call us

MyVA411 main information line

Hours: 24/7

Note: If you need an interpreter, call 800-698-2411 and select 0. We’ll connect you with a VA call center agent. Tell the agent that you want a language interpreter to join the call.

Telecommunications Relay Services (using TTY)

Hours: 24/7

VA benefits hotline

Hours: Monday through Friday,
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET

GI Bill hotline

Hours: Monday through Friday,
8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. ET

National Call Center for Homeless Veterans

Hours: 24/7

VA health benefits hotline

Hours: Monday through Friday,
8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET

My HealtheVet help desk

Hours: Monday through Friday,
8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET

Other helpful VA phone numbers

If you don’t find the phone number you need on this page, go to our full list of helpful VA phone numbers. 

Get the full list of helpful VA phone numbers

Contact your local VA facility

Find the phone number and address for your local VA health facility, regional office, cemetery, or other location.

Find a VA location near you 

Find out how to get free language assistance from VA

Explore our FAQs and other resources to get answers to your questions

Our FAQs, step-by-step guides, and other resources can help answer specific questions you may have about these topics:

  • Your VA benefits and services
  • How to use to manage your benefits
  • How to update your address and other information in your profile

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