FAQ - Veterans

Benefits

Q.
How do I find out about my GI bill (education)?

A. 1-888-442-4551
(Muskogee, OK, 2 hrs time difference)

Q.
Does the VA still loan money for small businesses?

A. No, but the SBA (Small Business Administration) does.
The numbers are:
Federal Government: 503-326-2682, Portland
State Government: 1-800-233-3306, Salem

Veterans

Q.
What is Portland's VA Medical Center phone number?

A. 503-220-8262

Q.
What is the number for the Regional VA office?

A. 1-800-827-1000

Q.
What is the Westside Clinic address and phone number?

A. 1925 NW Amberglen Parkway
Beaverton, OR 97006
503-273-5237

Q.
What’s the number for the VA home loan program?

A. 1-888-487-1970
Switchboard is open 8:30am to 3:30pm Pacific Time

Q.
How to obtain DD-214/Discharge papers?

A. Visit National Archives and Records Administration website or obtain a copy of Standard Form-180 from the Veterans Service Office, which can be submitted to the appropriate Military Service Branch.
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