Welcome to Operation Veteran Benefits

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We are here to assist war time veterans and their families understand their benefits. We provide free assistance in claim preparation through our volunteers. Please contact us to arrange for an intake evaluation and process initiation.

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Why is there so much confusion and misunderstanding about pension benefits available to veterans and their families? First, the very name of the benefit itself causes confusion. "Improved Pension Benefit." Everyone in American thinks you only get a pension benefit from your employer after a significant number of years of service, usually 20 or 30. Even the military has a 20 or 30 year retirement pension benefit. No one believes there are any benefits due after only 90 days of employment. But there is a benefit for our Veterans and their widows.... AND RIGHTFULLY SO!

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And rightly so!

We look forward to serving you,
Because you served U.S.

Pension benefits are available after ONLY 90 days of Active duty!

We need to remember the words of Abraham Lincoln, who when speaking about the purposes of the VA said, "...to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow and for his orphan..."

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

4:30 - 7:00 PM
Thanksgiving Meet & Greet
Sunrise of Poland
335 West McKinley Way
Youngstown OH, 44514

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

2:00 - 6:00 PM
Reception for New Residents
Sunrise of Poland
335 West McKinley Way
Youngstown OH, 44514

Friday, December 9, 2016

5:30 PM
UPMC Sounds of the Season Holiday Concert
700 Cumberland Woods Dr.
Allison Park PA, 15101

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

8:30 AM
Veterans Benefits (Aid & Attendance Pension) Presentation
UPMC Community Provider Service - Living at Home / Staying at Home Program
2400 Ardmore Blvd.
Forest Hills, PA 15221

Northern Connection Magazine

September 1, 2015
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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

October 24, 2015
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New Castle News

October 31, 2015
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Pittsburgh 55+ Magazine

Fall 2015
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April 14, 2105
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Operation Veteran Benefits, the individuals, and services listed on this web site are not affiliated with the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Only individuals on this site who are accredited by the VA are involved in the assistance of preparation and presentation of a claim for veteran benefits.