DEATH of FAMILY or FRIEND
In adition to this, from the VA's MakeTheConnection.net site, there are more federal, state, local government and community resources.
Check the boxes next to all the topics you want help with, on our Landing Page. Put you zip code in the box at the bottom, press "search" and you'll find local help for you AND your family.
And, Don't forget to check your local VSO for special state and local benefits. You will be amazed.
It's your turn to get your best life back!
When the end comes, these are some of the things you have to take care of for your loved one.
|AFFILIATION||WEB LOCATION||What to Do|
|eBenefiits (if receiving a disability claim)||https://www.ebenefits.va.gov||1-800-827-1000, When asked state, “Reporting the death of a veteran.”|
|Medicaire||https://www.medicare.gov||Make sure you have the person’s Social Security Number.
Call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213 (TTY: 1-800-325-0778).
|My Pay (if retired military)||https://mypay.dfas.mil/mypay.aspx||http;//www,dfas.mil/retired military/survivors/Retiree-death.html|
|Soc Sec||http://www.socialsecurity.gov||Make sure you have the person’s Social Security Number. Call Social Security at 1-800-772-1213, OR at the site http://www.socialsecurity.gov click MENU then Survivors for the information when one of us dies.|