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The following links are provided for informational purposes. The views and opinions expressed are not necessarily those of the Air National Guard.


Arlington National Cemetary
If you are or know an individual who currently or previously served in the U.S. military, or the spouse or child of a serving member, they may be eligible for burial benefits. Find out more.

Military Funeral Honors
Current or former military members on active duty or Selected Reserve may be eligible for military honors at their funeral. Visit their website for details.

Military Sentinel
Is a project of the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Defense to identify and target consumer protection issues that affect members of the United States Armed Forces and their families. from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Find out the latest Threat Advisory to national security and how you and your family can be better prepared in the event of a national emergency.

Small Business Administration
Offers assistance for Veterans and National Guard and Reserve Members.

Veterans Administration

Provides a wealth of benefits to the men and women who have served in the U.S. miltary service. Benefits such as: burial, health, compensation & pension, home loan guaranty, and life insurance. Visit their Burial and Memorial Benefits section for eligibility information.

Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS)
Is a Department of Labor program that provides Veterans with the resources and services to succeed in the work force by maximizing their employment opportunities (through programs such as Veteran's Preference in Federal job hiring), protecting their employment rights and meeting labor-market demands with qualified Veterans.

Joint Services Support

The JSS portal is the National Guard's official one-stop shop for guard members, families, and support staff to access information for NGB Employer Support (ESGR), Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program, Family Programs, Warrior Support, Psychological Health Services, Sexual Assault Prevention & Response, and more. Log on to find your local contacts and events.

Office of Personnel Mgmt

Federal Government Operating Status in the Washington, DC, Area

This is where you will find all the information you need regarding the operating status of the Federal government including specifics for employees in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. Call (202) 606-1900* to obtain Operating Status in the Washington, DC, area when you do not have access to internet.

Freedom of Information

The FOIA allows the general public including foreign citizens, military and civilian personnel acting as private citizens, to request records electronically or in writing from the Federal Government.

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