The VA Vet Centers provides bereavement counseling to eligible surviving spouses, children or parents of service members who died while serving the country.
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How this benefit helps
Bereavement counseling assists and supports people going through emotional and psychological stress following the death of a loved one. It includes a broad range of transition services — including outreach, counseling and referral services for family members.
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