Military & Veteran Family Resources

Military service personnel and their families are special and unique people who live extra-ordinary lives. There are unique challenges they may face. Here are some resources for military personnel, veterans and their families.

VFW Service Officers- Help with VA claims and access to services

Veterans Crisis Line- Immediate assistance and counseling for veterans and their families
1-800-273-8255, press 1

VFW National Home for Children- Alternative housing and family programs for veterans and military families; the Helpline can connect you with services near you
1-800-313-4200, Mon-Fri (not 24 hours)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline- Immediate assistance if feeling suicidal
Call 24/7

For a teardrop sticker template to encourage military suicide prevention awareness,

Department of Veterans Affairs Mental Health- Information and resources for all forms of mental health issues

Domestic Violence Prevention Enhancement and Leadership Through Alliances (DELTA)

Principles of Prevention from the VetoViolence to stop violence in homes
(POP is a free program that offers accredited hours for training, approximately 74 minutes in length)

Make the Connection- Finding a VA program near you