Insurance for Veterans and Family Members

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If you cannot afford the filing fee or other court costs, you may qualify to have these fees and costs waived by the court.

Whatever the reason, you have the right to represent yourself, to be your own lawyer in all cases in California.

This section will give you general guidelines for how to best prepare yourself for court.

The Constitution; Executive and Administrative Laws; County, Appellate, Supreme Court, and Federal Districts; State Legislation; and Legal Guides.

Alphabetical Listing of Resources

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Education, employment, housing, counseling, and VA claims.

The e-VETS Resource Advisor assists Veterans, Service Members and all those who support them to quickly and easily navigate information and resources on a range of topics, including: benefits and compensation, education and training, employment, family and caregiver support, health, homeless assistance, housing, transportation and travel, other services and resources, state-specific information and resources.

Applications (online and PDF) for disability compensatation and various benefits, employment resources, and the National Resource Directory.

FSGLI is a program that provides term life insurance coverage to the spouses and dependent children of Servicemembers insured under SGLI. The Servicemember pays the premium for spousal coverage.

TRICARE is the health care program for uniformed service members, retirees, and their families around the world.

Get to know your benefits and prepare for the big stuff " deployments, reintegration, moves, parenthood, retirement and more.

Take advantage of the benefits VA offers OEF/OIF Veterans.

You can apply for S-DVI if you meet the following 4 criteria: [1] you were released from active duty under other than dishonorable conditions on or after April 25, 1951; [2] You were rated for a service-connected disability (even if only %); [3] You are in good health except for any service-connected conditions; [4] You apply within 2 years from the date VA grants your new service-connected disability.

Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI) is low-cost term insurance for members of the uniformed services.

TRICARE For Life (TFL) is a program that provides health coverage to all military retirees, their spouses, survivors and other qualified dependents.

For quick reference, this guide categorizes benefits into three main categories: Work, Life, and Home.

List of common veteran benefits and the time limit in which to apply for them

Veterans" Group Life Insurance (VGLI) is a program that allows you to continue life insurance coverage after you separate from service.

Veterans' Mortgage Life Insurance (VMLI) is mortgage protection insurance that can help families of severely disabled Servicemembers or Veterans pay off the home mortgage in the event of their death.