Assisting our brave veterans with securing their military records, medals, and earned benefits from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a high priority for my congressional office.  

If you would like assistance with VA enrollment, claims, or the appeals process, please call my staff at your Congressional District Office at 956.544.8352 and check out the informative links below:

Veterans Benefits Online Application
2018 Edition of the Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors
Veterans Crisis Line (800-273-8255)
Assistance for Homeless Veterans (877-4AID-VET)
Vet Centers for Combat Veterans (877-WAR-VETS)
Resources for Recently Returning Service Members
Gulf War Veterans
Agent Orange Exposure
Veterans Employee and Training Services
Guide to Federal Employment for Veterans
Life Insurance
Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans
Federal Guaranteed Home Loans for Veterans
Library of Congress Veterans History Project
Department of Veterans Affairs Inspector General (800-488-8244)
U.S. Government Accountability Office Fraud Reporting (800-424-5454)
Military Awards and Decorations

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Tropical Texas Behavioral Health - Military Peer Services
Texas COIN Program
Texas RGV Services
Cameron-Willacy Counties Community Projects
UTRGV - Student Support Services
Endeavors

VETERAN SERVICE OFFICERS

Cameron County
Sal Castillo 
(956) 544-0811

Jim Wells County
David Salinas 
(361) 668-5715

Hidalgo County
Felix Rodriguez
(956) 318-2436

San Patricio County
Johnny Segovia
(361) 364-9356

Willacy County
Daniel Gomez
(956) 699-5019
Bee County
Tony Ferguson
(361) 621-1576 
Kleberg County
Arturo Pecos
(361) 595-8552

Goliad County
JoAnne Ybarbo
(361) 645-8221