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     Active duty military personnel with questions or concerns about 
their service in the Persian Gulf region: contact your commanding officer or call the Department of Defense (DoD) Gulf War Veterans Hotline (1-800-796-9699) for an examination. 

     Gulf War veterans with concerns about their health:contact the 
nearest VA medical center. The telephone number can be found 
in the local telephone directory under Department of Veterans 
Affairs in the "U.S. Government" listings. A Persian Gulf Registry examination will be offered. Treatment will be provided to eligible veterans. 

     Gulf War veterans in need of marital/family counseling:          contact the nearest VA medical center or VA vet center. For 
additional information, call the VA Gulf War Information Helpline at 1-800-PGW-VETS (1-800-749-8387). 

     Gulf War veterans seeking disability compensation for illnesses 
incurred in or aggravated by military service: contact a Veterans 
benefits Counselor at the nearest VA regional office of health care facility or call the VA Gulf War Information Helpline at 
1-800-PGW-VETS (1-800-749-8387). 

     Gulf War veterans interested in learning about the wide range of 
benefit programs administered by the VA: contact a Veterans 
Benefits Counselor at the nearest VA regional office or health care facility or call the VA Gulf War Information Helpline at 
1-800-PGW-VETS (1-800-749-8387). 

     Individuals with first-hand information about "incidents" that 
occurred in the theater of operations during the Gulf War and that may be related to health problems experienced by individuals who served in the War: call the DoD "Incidents"  Hotline at 1-800-472-6719. 

     Note: Veterans service organizations are also available to assist 
Gulf War veterans. A listing follows: 

                         Air Force Association 
                         1501 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA 22209-1198 

                         American GI Forum 
                         206 San Pedro, Suite 210, San Antonio, TX 78205 

                         American Legion 
                         1608 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006 

                         American Legion Auxiliary 
                         c/o Harper and Company, 11961 Tech Road, 
                         Silver Spring, MD, 20904 

                         AMVETS 
                         4647 Forbes Boulevard, Lanham, MD 20706 

                         Association of the U.S. Army 
                         2110 Washington Blvd., Arlington, VA 22204 

                         Disabled American Veterans 
                         807 Maine Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024 

                         Enlisted Association of the National Guard 
                         1219 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 

                         Fleet Reserve Association 
                         125 N. West Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-2754 

                          Jewish War Veterans 
                          1811 R Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009 

                         Marine Corps League 
                         8626 Lee Highway, #201 
                         Merrifield, VA 22031 

                    Marine Corps Reserve Officers Association 
                    110 N. Royal Street, Suite 406, Alexandria, VA 22314 

                        National Association of the Uniformed Services 
                        5535 Hempstead Way, Springfield, VA 22151 

                         National Guard Association of the US 
                       1 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20001 

                         National Military Family Association 
                         6000 Stevenson Ave., #304, Alexandria, VA 22304 

                         Naval Enlisted Reserve Association 
                         6703 Farragut Ave, Falls Church, VA 22042-2189 

                         Naval Reserve Association 
                         1619 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-2793 

                         Navy League 
                         2300 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201 

                         Non-Commissioned Officers Association 
                         225 N. Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 

                         Reserve Officers Association 
                         1 Constitution Ave., NE, Washington, DC 20002 

                         Retired Officers Association 
                         201 N. Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 

                         Veterans of Foreign Wars 
                        200 Maryland Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20002 

                         Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary 
                         406 W 34th Street, Kansas City, MO 64111 

                         Vietnam Veterans of America 
                         1224 M Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 
 
 
 
 

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