GI Rights HotlineGI Rights Hotline:

Military Discharges and Military Counseling



General Phone: 877-447-4487 (local numbers on website)



If you are an active duty service member, prospective military service member, veteran, or a family member of anyone in the preceding categories who would like to receive truthful and trustworthy information about military regulations and how such regulations are enforced, the GI Rights Hotline is a toll-free counseling resource available to you. Since 1994, the GI Rights Hotline has been dedicated to providing accurate and unbiased information from professional, civilian counselors, many of whom are veterans. As a team of professionals from across the United States and Germany, the counselors offer information and guidance on a variety of subjects, ranging from harassment to absences to medical and other forms of discharge.

As a non-profit organization, GI Rights Hotline is committed to providing accommodating services for their callers, where every conversation is not only confidential, but also, free of charge. Additionally, services are available in English and Spanish. Local counselors may be able to provide additional language services. For more information, please visit

Additional resources and organizations can be found on our web site. To visit the USMVAW Resource and Links page click here.