The services provided by VFW Post 7539 and its Service Officer include:

· Research and advice to veterans who wish to handle their own claims


· Assistance to veterans who are filing original claims for compensation and/or

pension with the Department of Veterans Affairs and assistance in completing the

required V.A. forms on behalf of the claimant.


· Assistance in reopening claims for service-connected disabilities and assistance with

completion of the required V.A. forms.


· Assistance with follow up on status of claims filed by veterans with the 

V.A. Regional Office.


· Assistance in filing notice of Disagreement with the V.A. Regional Office if a veteran

believes the decision made by the V.A. is incorrect.


· Assistance with the review of statements of the case from the V.A. regarding denials

of claim and assistance to the veteran with the preparation of responses.


· Assistance to veterans or surviving spouses with the preparation of appeals for

denial of claims and assistance in filing the appeals with the local V.A. Regional Office

for forwarding to the Board of Veterans Appeals in Washington, D.C.


· Assistance with the completion of V.A. Forms other than for original claims.


· Assistance with answering/researching telephone inquiries regarding medical,

death/burial and other miscellaneous benefits.



Help in our ongoing effort to serve those who have served us.

Contribute just $5.00 a month to Bloomingdale VFW 7539 to help provide food and other needed items to Veterans in need. 

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