ARE YOU THE SAME-SEX SURVIVING SPOUSE OF A DECEASED VETERAN
In 2022, the Department of Veterans Affairs changed the way it awards benefits for same-sex and LGBTQ+ survivors of lost veterans., expanding the ways that dependents of those who served in the military can qualify for Disability and Indemnity Compensation. This resource discussed eligibility criteria and what to do if you are (or are not sure if you are) eligible!
December 2022 | SAGE, Legal Services Center Harvard Law School, New York Department of Veterans' Services, and Minority VetsLearn More Download PDF
LGBTQ+ Veteran Resources
The following resource links are available to assist LGBTQ+ Veteran. This list includes U.S. Department of Veterans Affiars (VA) resources and non-VA resources.
September 2022 | National Resource Center of LGBTQ+ AgingLearn More Download PDF