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If you are a Veteran or Veteran's family member and:

  • you have a medical emergency, please dial 911;
  • you are in crisis, please dial, 1-800-273-8255; "and press 1"
  • you are homeless, or about to become homeless, contact the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans at 1-877-424-3838; or
  • you have a Veterans health, benefits, or national cemeteries inquiry, please dial 1-800-827-1000 or go to the VA customer service web portal.

You may also…

Consult the contact list from the Veterans Benefits Book.

If you are a member of the public wanting to learn more about the Department of Veterans Affairs, please visit us on the web at