We are

#VetsRising

Join IAVA

Membership is free.

Founded in 2004 by an IRAQ Veteran

We are the most diverse and rapidly growing veterans group in America - - - Veteran Members - - - Supporters

Can you tell us more about yourself so we can serve you better

Previous
Next
I'll do this later

We'll never share your information with anyone

Previous
Next
I'll do this later

Strength in numbers applies in social media too

Previous
Next
I'll consider this later

Thanks For Joining!

You are IAVA's
Veteran Box

Next Step

For extra benefits and membership to myIAVA, IAVA's trusted community, upload your DD214 or another official document confirming your deployment to a Post 9/11 combat zone.

Supporter Box

Next Step

Thank you for supporting the next greatest generation of veterans.

Scroll down to see more, or head on over to the welcome page to learn more about how you can get involved.

The Latest

New Leaders Join IAVA’s Board of Directors

06.30.2015

IAVA today introduced seven new members to serve on the organization’s Board of Directors. IAVA welcomes Joe Abruzzese, president of advertising sales at Discovery Communications; Scott Feldmayer, partner at Barbaricum; Kenneth Fisher, senior partner of Fisher Brothers; Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy, former U.S. Representative; Norman Lear, producer, writer, activist and philanthropist; Jose Rene “J.R.” Martinez, author, actor and veteran; and Jeff Marshall, director of west coast community operations at Uber.

Read More

Defining Wait Times: VA Medical Appointments vs. the VA Backlog

06.30.2015

The New York Times recently published an article, Wait Lists Grow as Many More Veterans Seek Care and Funding Falls Short, which paints a bleak picture about the state of the VA’s Health Affairs budget.

Read More

The Battle to End the VA Backlog: Update for June 21-27th, 2015

06.30.2015

On Monday the VA reported that the disability compensation claims backlog1 has decreased by almost 7,000 claims since last week. However, there are still more than 125,000 veterans in the backlog, meaning that they have been waiting for a claim decision for more than 125 days.

Read More

One-on-one support

A Veteran Transition Manager is standing by to help make your transition easier.

Learn More

Combating Suicide

There's no time to waste

Learn More