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Veteran Services Program

CAHSD Veteran Services Program assists Veterans and their families (spouse, children, widows, parents of Veterans) with applying for Veteran benefits, claims and appeals to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.

You and your family can get assistance in applying for federal, state and local benefits. The program helps current and former veterans seeking assistance with federal programs and services. There is no cost to receive veteran services.

Assistance includes:

  • Hospitalization
  • Burial
  • Military discharge review
  • Compensation
  • Pension
  • Dependence and indemnity compensation
  • Education
  • Veterans Adminstration home loan
  • Vocational rehabilitation and insurance

Requirements:

  • You must provide proof of military service
  • Your spouse must provide a certified marriage certificate
  • You must provide birth certificates for your children

If veteran is deceased, a certified copy of death certificate must be submitted.

To apply:
Visit the nearest Veterans Service Center. You can find additional information on benefits on the Department of Veteran Affairs website.

Phone Number(s)

Locations and Hours

  • Hialeah Community Resource Center

    300 East First Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33010
    305-883-6970
    Monday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Miami Gardens Community Resource Center

    16405 NW 25th Avenue, Miami, FL 33054
    305-623-6500
    Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Naranja Community Resource Center

    13955 SW 264th Street, Naranja, FL 33032
    305-258-5471
    Monday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • South Dade Government Center

    10710 SW 211 Street, Cutler Bay, FL 33189
    305-252-3262
    Monday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Florida City/Homestead Community Resource Center

    1600 NW 6th Court, Florida City, FL 33034
    305-247-2068
    Monday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Thursday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Community Action and Human Services
Lucia Davis-Raiford, Director

Overtown Transit Village North
701 NW 1st Court, Miami, FL 33136
786-469-4600786-469-4600

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