Housing Benefits and Programs

  • Homeless Veterans Transitional Housing Program
  • State Veterans Homes

Financial Assistance Benefits and Programs

  • Veterans Estate Management Program (Fiduciary)
  • Veterans Innovation Program (OEF/OIF)
  • County Veterans Assistance Funds

Employment Benefits and Programs

  • Employment Preference
  • Re-Employment and Layoff Rights
  • Military Retirement Credit
  • Local Veterans Employment Representatives
  • Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program

Education Benefits and Programs

  • Reduced Tuition
  • Veterans Friendly Campus Program
  • Veterans Conservation Corps

Health Benefits and Programs

  • Statewide Readjustment/Trauma Services
  • Military Kids Program
  • Special Health Care Services

Other State Benefits and Programs

  • Recording Discharges
  • Special Veterans License Plates
  • Reduced Fishing and Hunting Licenses( DV 30%)
  • Reduced Public Transportation (DV 40%)
  • Property Tax Relief for Eligible Veterans and Widows/Widowers
  • Outreach to Underserved Veterans
  • Contracted Veterans Service Organization Services


WDVA - Vet Services Center

1102 Quince St. SE - 1st floor

Olympia WA 98501

1-800-562-2308 (within WA State only)


Director: Lourdes E. Alvarado-Ramos (Alfie)

Warrior Transition Battalion: Malcolm Leach

Phone: 253-966-4285

Email: malcolml@dva.wa.gov

National Guard TAA: Annie DeAndrea

Phone: 253-512-8722

Email: antionette.m.deandrea.ctr@mail.mil