VA Forms & Information

Information on VA Benefits and the Claims process. Includes many of the VA forms needed in order for Veterans to obtain military records, file VA Claims for Compensation  and much more.


Listed below are just a few of the ways in which Vets Helping Vets HQ and it's trained Advocates can assist Veterans. 

Our primary mission is to assist veterans navigate through hard times and receive the earned benefits they deserve. We never turn a veteran away who is willing to do their part in helping themselves. 

Our Mission

  • Explaining to them the VA Benefits they are entitled to
  • Helping them complete the necessary paperwork
  • Putting them in touch with competent Veteran Service Officers in order to file their Claims
  • Providing a safe place for Veterans to gather 

"Victor and Juanita of Vets Helping Vets, HQ have taken us into their family. Their kindness and guidance in our time of need has been a blessing. It is a great privilege and honor to be a part of their team of volunteers.

This organization has shown through its advocacy for veterans and their families, hard work and dedication on a local level can make a difference in the lives of many. Thank you for caring and giving so much!"

Will and Margi

Veteran & Spouse

The Lives We Impact


January 2014
2014 is going to be another busy year for Vets Helping Vets HQ. We are looking to expand to other areas in order to assist more veterans across the State.

December 2013
Mitch Sparks is the head of the ODVA Training and Certification Veterans’ Services Division. He was the trainer for this month's advocates class.

The Bunker
2125 Willamette Ave. NE
Albany, OR 97321

Upcoming News & Events/Advocates & Training

2014 Advocate Training Classes


09/11/2014 - Mitch Sparks - ODVA Veterans Services Division

09/18/2014 - Tom Mann - Retired ODVA Administrator

09/25/2014 - Victor Kuhns - President/CEO Vets Helping Vets HQ

10/02/2014 - Gus Bedwell - OSU Veteran Services Advisor

10/09/2014 - Kevin Kalama - VA Veteran Services Center Manager

10/16/2014 - Kim Grooms - Linn County Veterans Services Officer

10/23/2014 - Carol Kedalo - VA MHV Specialist 

10/30/2014 - Katheryn Henninger - PMHNP PTSD Clinical Team 

Victor's Story

This the story of Victor Kuhns, Founder and President of Vets Helping Vets HQ.
Victor had to fight for his benefits starting in the 1970's and that fight resulted in the founding of Vets Helping Vets HQ.


Here you will find a list of Vets Helping Vets HQ Advocates and Board Members.

Realtor Screening Services


Are you or a friend of yours planning on moving? Whether you are moving locally or to another State, Vets Helping Vets HQ will refer you to a Realtor Screening Service which will take the guesswork out of selecting a realtor, ensuring that you are only dealing with the best Realtor available. No matter where you are located in the united States, Vets helping Vets HQ can assist you.. Call (541) 791-4357 (HELP) for more information. 

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Vets Helping Vets HQ - 7th Annual Picnic - August 30th, 2014 - 10:30 - 5:00 PM - Timber Linn Park, Albany, OR