Veteran resources

  • Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs (LDVA)
    The LDVA provides care and service to Louisiana’s veterans. Veterans can find information and resources from the LDVA here. 
  • Women veterans
    Women veterans can contact the Women VA Hotline at 1 (855) 829 6636.
  • VA home loans
    Information on VA home loans is available here.
  • Life insurance
    The VA’s life insurance programs were developed to provide financial security for the families of veterans in view of the extraordinary risks involved in military service. More information about these programs is available here.
  • Burial flags
    A U.S. flag is provided, at no cost, to drape across the casket or accompany the urn of a deceased veteran. More information about burial flags is available here.
  • Burial in national cemetery
    Information to determine whether a veteran is eligible to be buried in one of the 131 national cemeteries across the country is available here. Direct inquiries of this nature can be made to Fort Snelling National Cemetery at (612) 726 1127.