Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Full Resource Name:

Disabled American Veterans of Rhode Island

380 Westminster Mall
Providence, RI 02903

(401) 223-3695

http://www.dav.org/

Description:

DAV is a nonprofit charity that provides a lifetime of support for veterans of all generations and their families, helping veterans in positive, life-changing ways. The organization provides nearly 626,000 rides for veterans attending medical appointments and assists veterans with more than 250,000 benefit claims annually. In 2017, DAV helped attain more than $4 billion in new and retroactive benefits to care for veterans, their families and survivors.

DAV is also a leader in connecting veterans with meaningful employment, hosting job fairs and providing resources to ensure they have the opportunity to participate in the American Dream their sacrifices have made possible.

With nearly 1,300 chapters and more than 1 million members across the country, DAV empowers our nation’s heroes and their families by helping to provide the resources they need and ensuring our nation keeps the promises made to them.

Primary Services:

  • Issue Advocacy  [Show Definition Details]

  • Veteran Membership Organizations  [Show Definition Details]

General Information

Hours:

Mon-Fri 8:00AM-4:00PM

Intake Process:

Become a member online

Program Fees:

Lifetime Membership: 40 or younger $250, 41-60 $230, 61-70 $180, 71-79 $140, 80+ Free

Eligibility:

US veterans who served during a period of war or under conditions simulating war, was wounded, disabled, or left with long-term illness as a result of military service, and was discharged or retired from military service under honorable conditions.

Is Shelter?

No

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