Veterans have many resources at their disposal. Whether you are in beginning civilian career, considering higher education, or are dealing with the lingering effects of events in service, there are resources available to you.
The federal government offers assistance through The Forever GI Bill, also known as the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017. This revised version of the GI Bill aims to develop and strengthen education benefits for veterans, current servicemembers, families, and survivors.
The Honor Guard at the Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery provides every veteran military honors when they are laid to rest at the state-run cemetery in Institute.
In, 2019, more than 37,000 veterans experienced homelessness. The West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance is committed to providing veterans with different resources to combat this issue.