USA Cares exists to help bear the burdens of service by providing post-9/11 military families with financial and advocacy support in their time of need. Assistance is focused on three main areas:
- Removing the financial barriers that prevent veterans from receiving treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injury. This program is saving the lives of veterans and restoring families
- Removing the financial barriers that prevent veterans from securing employment
- Providing emergency financial assistance to veterans and active duty service members who sustain a significant reduction in pay because of their service or recent
USA Cares has responded to over 40,000 requests for assistance with approximately $10 million in indirect-support grants.