LGBT Veterans

LGBT Veterans

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Get one-on-one support from DVS or connect to a Veteran Service Organization that specializes in your needs

COVID-19 Resource Guide

Generation NYC has launched an online NYC LGBTQ COVID guide.

This mobile-accessible website contains nearly 100 listings of LGBTQ+ affirming services still available citywide, including food programs, legal services, health resources, and more. See the LGBTQ COVID guide.

Caregiver Support

LGBTQ caregivers can visit Sage USA's resource guide to find tips, learn how to develop a care plan, and access support networks. Learn more about caregiver support.

Discharge Service Upgrades

DVS can connect veterans looking for discharge upgrade assistance to the United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA), the New York State Division of Veteran Services (NYS DVS), and the City Bar Justice Center's Veterans Assistance Project. To learn more, visit our Discharge Service Upgrade page.

LGBT Medical Care

Every VA medical center has an LGBT Veteran Care Coordinator who can support LGBT veterans to address their health care needs. Learn more about the LGBT Veteran Care Coordinator at the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System.

LGBTQ Support Groups

The Brooklyn and Manhattan VA campuses offer support groups for LGBT veterans. The support groups provide a safe and supportive space for LGBTQ veterans to share current and past struggles. Learn more about LGBT support groups.