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The Disabled American Veterans (DAV) organization has almost 1,300 chapters and over 1 million members across the United States. Helping to empower our nation’s heroes, they provide services such as:

  • Mobile Service Office

  • Veterans Information Seminars

  • Homeless Veterans Initiative

  • Disaster Relief Grants

If you need assistance with anything from veteran benefits to a ride into town, DAV could be able to help.

What is Disabled American Veterans?

An organization chartered by the United States Congress, DAV promotes the interests of United States Armed Forces veterans and their families by providing everyday assistance, representing their needs, and spreading awareness both within and outside the community.

This could include:

  • Helping veterans find meaningful employment

  • Assisting veterans and their families obtain benefits and services

  • Providing transportation for veterans attending medical appointments

So far, DAV’s lofty goals have resulted in overwhelming success. They have:

  • Helped more than 1 million veterans in life-changing ways each year

  • Provided nearly 615,000 rides for veterans

  • Assisted veterans with more than 250,000 benefit claims annually

  • Attained more than $4 billion in new and retroactive benefits during 2017 alone

How Could DAV Help You?

If you need a ride from a rural area to make your medical appointment, Disable American Veterans should be able to help, and they clearly understand how to get veterans the benefits they deserve for their time in uniform.

If you need assistance, look to one of their information seminars. You could find the assistance you need to purchase all manner of accessibility equipment.

If you’re not sure the DAV can provide the right kind of assistance to meet your needs, try turning to one of these other excellent veteran funding programs:

  • Semper Fi Fund

  • VetsFirst

  • Help Our Military Heroes

  • National Association of American Veterans

  • U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs and Veterans Benefits Administration

  • Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society

  • Operation Family Fund

  • Coalition to Support America’s Heroes

Contact Freedom Motors to Learn More About Veteran Assistance Programs

At Freedom Motors we’ve modified vehicles and provided wheelchair-accessible vehicles for plenty of veterans, so we know all about the relevant assistance programs. To find out more, simply contact us today.


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    2 comment(s) so far on How Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Can Help You

  • Jackie Locke says:

    I currently live in a nursing home but I hope to get a housing grant also so I can move out of this place. I am 58 and to young to have to live here.

    • Brianna Buller says:

      Hi Jackie, we’re sorry to hear that. Your best option would be to contact someone from the DAV. There are a number of grants available especially for veterans.