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Veterans, Military and Their Families

Welcome Veterans, Military and Families

At AARP we value the freedom and rights secured by veterans, the military and their families. Your service and sacrifices will never be forgotten. AARP will continue to advocate for veterans’ issues; we'll provide relevant information and resources to assist you and your loved ones with whatever challenges or opportunities you face.

In The Spotlight

New VA Hospital Rankings Show Improvement

Few facilities earned 5 stars 

Newest Report on Veterans Suicide Rate Is Alarming

Vets 55 and older have highest numbers

Why Military Members Should Monitor Their Credit

Credit reports will be checked more often

The Buddy I'll Never Forget

Your Membership

Featured Videos

'Badass Pilot' Art Nalls Answers Questions

The star of our latest series responds to your comments

Financial Resources

Education Benefits for Veterans — and Their Families

How service members may transfer GI Bill benefits to their dependents

How Veterans Can Get Home Loan Benefits

Learn about home loan and homeownership benefits

Discounts and Benefits

New VA ID Cards Are Ready

Cards let veterans show proof of service

AARP Veterans and Military Membership Discount

Up to 25% off your membership for all members and spouses of the U.S. Military forces


A Mother's Love

After her son was severely wounded in Iraq, a mother became his voice

Work and Jobs

Military Families Struggle to Find Work-Life Balance

A survey also finds that most don't recommend service to their children

Resume Writing Tips for Veterans

Here's how to translate your military skills into a civilian career

Helpful Resources

Frauds and Scams

Cracking Down on Refinancing Abuses Against Vets

Experts share tips on how vets can protect themselves against predatory lenders

Operation Protect Veterans

Scammers are targeting military veterans. Get tips to fight back!

AARP Fraud Watch Network

Information and resources on how to protect yourself and your family from scams and cons

Health and Wellness

Trump Orders Enhanced Mental Health Care for Vets

Officials are told to develop plans to help prevent a high number of suicides

Measure Gives Veterans More Choice in Medical Care

VA funding bill allows care from private doctors

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