Are you a veteran who has served our country and now finds yourself struggling with a service-connected disability, illness, or injury? The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers disability benefits to veterans who suffer from several illnesses and injuries, including service-connected conditions like mental health.

However, the process of obtaining these benefits can be complicated and can take a long time.

To qualify for VA disability benefits, you must first submit a claim to the VA. This claim will be evaluated by a team of VA employees who will determine if you meet the eligibility criteria for benefits. To receive a 100% disability VA rating, you must meet one of the following criteria: