Military and Veterans

Organizations, Support, and Pro Bono Resources

Veterans Organizations

Support Resources

Pro Bono Resources for Veterans

National Resources

  • State Side Legal
    Legal help for military members, veterans and their families.

  • Center for Veterans Advancement
    Public Counsel's Center for Veterans Advancement (CVA), a national leader in veterans' advocacy, is driven by its core mission to uphold our nation's promise to veterans and their families. CVA provides legal representation to veterans and their families at both the local and national levels.

  • The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program
    The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program provides pro bono attorneys to financially qualified veterans with meritorious claims when their benefits appeals reach the US Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. In addition, we provide training for the volunteer attorneys as well as support them with mentors and materials once they accept a case.

    Camille Soleil, Esq.
    Executive Director
    The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program
    701 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 131.
    Washington, DC 20004

    Telephone: 202-628-8164
    Toll Free: 888-838-7727
    Fax: 202-628-8169
    CamilleS@vetsprobono.org

Iowa Resources

  • Iowa Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Project
    1111 9th St 230
    Des Moines, IA 50314-2527
    515-243-2980 ext.1620

    Needs: Civil Rights, Consumer, Disability, Education, Elder Law, Employment, Family and Juvenile, Health, HIV/AIDS, Homeless, Housing, Immigration and Naturalization, Life Planning, Prisoners, Public Benefits, Veterans

  • Scott County Pro Bono Program
    736 Federal St Ste 1411
    Davenport, IA 52803-5750
    563-322-6216

    Needs: Civil Rights, Consumer, Disability, Education, Elder Law, Employment, Family and Juvenile, Health, Homeless, Housing, Life Planning, Prisoners, Public Benefits, Veterans

  • John Marshall Law School
    Prof. Brian Claus

View Pro Bono resources for Veterans in all states [pdf].

Military and Veterans Services

Veterans Services Coordinator

Robin Knight
Brock Student Center
319-296-2329 ext.1212
800-670-4769 ext.1212
Email me

Mailing Address

Military and Veterans Services
Hawkeye Community College
1501 East Orange Road
P.O. Box 8015
Waterloo, Iowa 50704-8015

Military Friendly School - 2015
Hawkeye has been rated as one of Military Advanced Education's top Colleges and Universities for 2015.
Hawkeye Community College is the only community college in Iowa among the 140 colleges and universities to make the Best for Vets: Colleges 2015 list from Military Times.