RETIRED AND VETERANS
Retired and Veterans

Retired Activities Office (RAO)


The RAO acts as a binding link between retired Service Members, their family members and survivors to provide assistance with matters concerning benefits and entitlements.


Due to the current COVID-19 protocols, the Retired Activities Office located at Camp Foster Marine and Family Program Bldg. 445 is closed until further notice. To ensure services and inquiries may still be supported, the following email account has been established to respond to questions. Please email MCBB_TRP@usmc.mil for assistance.  


Resources

American Legion

VFW

myPay

Manpower & Reserve Affairs

Social Security Administration

On-Island Retiree Information Distribution Sign Up


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Veteran Affairs (VA) Advisors & Overseas Military Services Coordinator (OMSC)


VA OMSC

Due to the COVID-19 protocols, the Veterans Affairs Office’s located at Camp Foster Marine and Family Program Bldg. 445 and Kadena Air Base Airman and Family Readiness Center Bldg. 220, were closed effective 20 March 2020.   All appointments were suspended indefinitely.  We will make every effort to reschedule appointments when the opportunity is made available. For VA inquiries you may email OMSCJAPANOK.VBAVACO@VA.GOV.


VA Advisors

For inquiries on education, health care, life insurance, or home loans, please see the below list of VA Advisors available for support via email:

Cedric Barron - Cedric.Barron@serco-na.com 

Cathlyn Cooley - Cathylyn.Cooley@serco-na.com

John Wright - Wright_John4@bah.com 


VA e-Learning Opportunties

In an effort to continue to provide informational services, the VA offers eLearning opportunities through Joint Knowledge Online (JKO). The Military Life Cycle (MLC) modules are for Service Members and their family members to learn about DoD and VA services, benefits, and resources that can help set them up for success, in and out of uniform. The modules include VA Education Benefits, Social and Emotional Health Resources, Community Integration Resources, VA Home Loan Guaranty Program, Vet Centers, Survivors and Casualty Assistance Resources, Reserve Component Dual Payments, and VA Life Insurance Benefits.  To access these modules visit https://jko.jten.mil/ and enter the course code listed below:

 

BENEFITS AND SERVICES                                                         TGPS-US006

VA EDUCATION BENEFITS                                                        MLC-US013

VA BENEFITS 101                                                                      MLC-US014

SOCIAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH RESOURCES                    MLC-US018

COMMUNITY INTEGRATION RESOURCES                               MLC-US020

VET CENTERS                                                                             MLC-US015

VA LIFE INSURANCE BENEFITS                                                 MLC-US019        

RESERVE COMPONENT DUAL PAYMENTS                               MLC-US022

SURVIVOR AND CASUALTY ASSISTANCE RESOURCES            MLC-US021


Additional Resources

Coronavirus Remote Support FAQ Flyer

Remote 1-on-1 Assist Session Flyer

VA eLearning Offering Flyer

VA TAP Remote VA Benefits Advisor Contact List

VA Women's Health Transition Training Flyer


Click Veteran Resources for additional resources for veterans.


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