Homeless Veterans

Homeless Veterans

Homeless Veterans 24/7 Hotline 1-877-424-3838. Find a list of veterans homeless assistance by state at http://www1.va.gov/HOMELESS/docs/HCHV_Sites_ByState.pdf or go to www.va.gov/homeless for more information about VA benefits. HomeStrong USA www.homestrongusa.org HomeStrong USA focuses on pre and post-purchase education/counseling program, housing opportunities and foreclosure prevention. … Continued
Legal Assistance

Legal Assistance

Chisholm, Chisholm & Kilpatrick – While VFU rarely suggests private firms, our personal experience with this company has yielded positive results for veterans and we are committed to sharing all resources available that may assist veterans and their families  http://www.cck-law.com/Kerry-Baker.shtml Justice … Continued
Mental Health Resources

Mental Health Resources

After Deployment – www.afterdeployment.org.  This website provides “self care” solutions targeting Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression and other behavioral health challenges commonly faced after deployment. There are self assessment tools, videos and other resources for both veterans and family members. … Continued
Needs Assistance

Needs Assistance

Air Compassion for Veterans – www.aircompassionforveterans.org Wounded warriors and their families are provided FREE medically related flights. The Armed Forces Foundation – www.ArmedForcesFoundation.org.  The Armed Forces Foundation is a non profit organization that started in 2010 and is dedicated to … Continued
Organizations for Specific Wars and Branches

Organizations for Specific Wars and Branches

American Women Veterans – www.AmericanWomenVeterans.org.  Dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of servicewomen, veterans and their families, American Women Veterans is a good resource for veterans looking for retreats, conferences and outreach campaigns that empower members and their communities. … Continued
Physical Illnesses

Physical Illnesses

Asbestos News – www.asbestosnews.com Site offers Mesothelioma information for military veterans who may have been exposed to asbestos while serving our country. Gulf War Veterans – www.publichhealth.va.gov/exposures/gulfwar/compensation_benefits.asp Information about nine specific diseases associated with service in the Gulf War.  For … Continued
PTSD and TBI Resources and Treatments

PTSD and TBI Resources and Treatments

Addiction Guide – http://www.addictionguide.com Comprehensive and up-to-date about various addictions.  The team at addiction guide provides tools and brings awareness about types of treatment available.  After Deployment – www.afterdeployment.org. This website provides “self care” solutions targeting Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, … Continued
Student Veterans

Student Veterans

Student Veterans Best Colleges – http://www.bestcolleges.com/ This website lists a host of colleges based on student need and specific situations (student without a car or student veterans, etc.)  A good resource for exploring options. Mental Health Resources for College Students – http://www.onlinecolleges.net/for-students/mental-health-resources This link … Continued
War Related Clinician/Community Resources

War Related Clinician/Community Resources

War Related Clinician/Community Resources ARMY ONE SOURCE: Treating the Invisible Wounds of War www.aheconnect.com/citizensoldier ASO Referral Code:  AOSEOK21  This includes curriculum designed to assist clinicians in treating invisible wounds of war. Behavioral Health Issues Among Afghanistan and Iraq U.S. War … Continued
Women Veterans

Women Veterans

Women Veterans American Women Veterans www.AmericanWomenVeterans.org. Dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of servicewomen, veterans and their families, American Women Veterans is a good resource for veterans looking for retreats, conferences and outreach campaigns that empower members and their … Continued