Resources For Veterans

FEELING SUICIDAL? For 24-hour counsel, call:

NATIONAL VETERANS CRISIS HOTLINE  1-800-273-8255

IN-PATIENT DRUG REHABILITATION – BACKGROUND

http://rehabsupportzone.com/inpatient-drug-rehab/

BIG PICTURE DATA ON PTSD AND TBI

This is from the Congressional Research Service, and is an excellent source of big picture data on all Post 9-11 operations. You may have to copy and paste the link.

https://fas.org/sgp/crs/natsec/RS22452.pdf

STATE VETERANS SERVICES OFFICES

If you are moving into a state, these are a good first point of  contact. Although they are state agencies, they are knowledgeable about who to contact federally and locally. They can tell you not only about VA but also state and local benefits.

50 STATE VETERANS BENEFITS

Many vets are unaware that states offer veterans benefits in addition to those offered by the VA. Here is a great article that shows those benefits for all 50 states:

https://www.military.com/benefits/veteran-state-benefits/state-veterans-benefits-directory.html?ESRC=banner.nl

HOW TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE VA’s PTSD MONTHLY NEWSLETTER  (EMAIL APP AT TOP OF PAGE)

Cut and paste this link.

https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USVHA/bulletins/1cdac4f

CREDIT GUIDE FOR MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS

AND FAMILIES

This contains a variety of “Need to Know” and “Good to Know” information on your credit rights as a service member.

https://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/credit-guide-military-servicemembers-families.php

 

GUIDE FOR AGING VETERANS – NATL COUNCIL FOR AGING CARE’s GUIDE ON MILITARY BENEFIT OPTIONS

http://www.aging.com/complete-guide-for-veteran-seniors/

TRAVEL GUIDE AND TRAVEL SERVICES FOR VETERANS

Military Veterans’ Travel Guide – Ideas, Discounts, & Resources

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