Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs - Military Family Relief Assistance Program
Provides emergency financial assistance to eligible PA service members and their eligible family members, and must have a direct and immediate financial need as a result of circumstances beyond their control.
1 Garrison Road
Fort Indiantown Gap
Annville, PA 17003
Eligibility: The Program applies to Pennsylvania residents who:
  • Are serving on 30 or more consecutive days of active duty with the Pennsylvania Army or Air National Guard or Reserve Components of the Armed Forces (Army Reserve, Air Force Reserve, Navy Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve, Coast Guard Reserve).
  • Are serving on 30 or more consecutive days of active duty with the active armed forces (Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard).
  • Are serving on 30 or more consecutive days of state active duty for emergencies or duty under the Emergency Management Assistance Compact in the Pennsylvania Army or Air National Guard.
  • Are members in good standing the Pennsylvania Army or Air National Guard or Reserve Component of the Armed Forces for a period of one year after completion of a qualifying tour of active duty of 30 or more consecutive days when the financial need is directly related to the member's active duty period.
  • Are former members of the Armed Forces of the United States, the Reserve Components and the Pennsylvania Army and Air National Guard for a period of two years after medical discharge for medical disability incurred in line of duty while serving on a qualify tour of active duty of 30 or more consecutive days when the financial need is directly related to the member's active duty or medical disability.
  • Are eligible relatives of qualified eligible service members in limited circumstances.
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (717) 861-8468 Main
  • (717) 861-6288 Main
Email Address: RA-DMVA_WebMaster@state.pa.us
Intake Procedure: Contact the County Director of Veterans Affairs in the county
you reside to apply for this program.
Services:
  • Armed Forces Emergency Services
  • Automobile Payment Assistance * Veterans
  • Child Care Expense Assistance * Veterans
  • Electric Service Payment Assistance * Veterans
  • Food Vouchers * Veterans
  • Gas Service Payment Assistance * Veterans
  • Heating Fuel Payment Assistance * Veterans
  • Medical Care Expense Assistance * Veterans
  • Military Family Service/Support Centers
  • Mortgage Payment Assistance * Veterans
  • Prescription Expense Assistance * Veterans
  • Rent Payment Assistance * Veterans
  • Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance
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Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
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