Keystone Paralyzed Veterans of America
Keystone Paralyzed Veterans of America
Assists veterans in applying for Veterans Admin. benefits. Other programs include legislative advocacy, accessibility, spinal cord injury/disease research, bi-monthly newsletter, sports and recreation.
1113 Main Street
Sharpsburg, PA 15215
Eligibility: Regular membership; must be a military veteran who can demonstrate discharge from service with better than dishonorable conditions, and a physician's letter specifying the nature of the veterans spinal cord dysfunction. Associate membership: all are eligible with a nominal annual membership fee, currently $25.
Hours: Weekday 8:00am to 4:00pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (412) 781-2474 Main
  • (412) 781-2659 Fax
  • (800) 775-9323 Other
Email Address: keystonepva@comcast.net
Intake Requirements: Applicants for membership must provide proof of military service discharge under better than dishonorable circumstances: certification of spinal cord dysfunction.A copy of her/his military discharge form, DD-214, and a letter from a physician stating and identifying the nature of the applicant's spinal cord dysfunction.
Intake Procedure: Call
Fee Amounts: Regular: No fee
Associate: $25 per year; Membership types: Regular and Associate
Helpful Tips: The Keystone Chapter of the Paralyzed Veterans of America works with the Department of Veterans Affairs (the "VA") but is NOT part of it in any way, and depends exclusively on voluntary support from the public to provide services to paralyzed veterans that they do not receive from the VA
Service Contact: James Riemer, President
Insurance Accepted: Not applicable
Services:
  • Protection and Advocacy for Individuals With Disabilities
  • Social Services for Military Personnel * Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Veteran Benefits Assistance
  • Veteran Membership Organizations
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Keystone Paralyzed Veterans of America
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