Resources for Veterans

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  HOTLINES

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK, Spanish Line: 1-888-628-9454

Veterans Suicide/Crisis Hotline 1-800-273-TALK

Veterans Suicide / Crisis Online Chat www.veteranscrisisline.net

 

CALL CENTERS

National Call Center for Homeless Veterans: 1-877-424-3838

Transitioning Back, 1-877-WAR-VETS (1-877-927-8387)

Women Veterans Call Center, www.womenshealth.va.gov 1-855-VA-WOMEN

 

ADDICTION

  Rehab Center.net, www.rehabcenter.net 1-800-570-3670

Warriors Heart, PTSD & Addiction, www.wh.com 1-830-225-1622, near San Antonio TX

 

ASSISTED LIVING

  www.topveterancare.com  1-866-704-4449

 

BENEFITS AND DISABILITY

Vets Helping Vets, Inc, 501c3,  VetsHelpingVets@hotmail.com

 

CAREGIVERS

Caregiver Support, www.caregiver.va.gov

 

DISABLED VETERANS 

www.dav.org

1-877-I AM A VET (1-877-426-2838)

   

EMPLOYMENT

Helmets To Hardhats,   helmetstohardhats.org  1-866-741-6210

Project Return2Work, www.return2work.org 1-435-659-7139

Support Warrior Project, Inc., www.supportwarriorproject.org 1-800-797-9957

www.vacareers.va.gov

Your Career Doctor, www.yourcareerdoctor.com 1-855-420-0093


ENTERTAINMENT / SPORTS TICKETS

VetTix  www.vettix.org

The Veteran Tickets Foundation teams up with major sports teams, leagues, promoters, organizations and ticket holders to provide free 

and disounted tickets to military members and veterans.

 

FAMILY ASSISTANCE

National Military Family Assn, www.militaryfamily.org 1-703-931-6632

www.operationfirstresponse.org

Redistribution Center: Warriors Warehouse (Ft. Carson, CO) www.redistributioncenter.org

Rocky Mountain Human Services, www.rmhumanservices.org 1-303-636-5600

www.usacares.org

 

HEARING

Clear Captions Free Captioning Phone, (need landline or i-phone)  Free to Veterans with Documented Hearing Loss

www.captioncall.com/phone   

In the Denver area, call Erica Krause, 720-749-8347, or email erica.krause@clearcaptions.com

 

ISOLATION / RECONNECTING TO OTHERS AND WITH GOD

Advancing Warriors.org     www.AdvancingWarriors.org

Breaking the cycle of isolation and stagnation. Rise Above! 

Groups led by veterans who have overcome their own struggles.

 

MEDALS, AWARDS, RIBBONS AND BADGES - EARNED BUT NEVER RECIEVED

Forgotten Heroes Campaign: Honoring Those Who Served

ForgottenHeroesCampaign.Org

 

MESOTHELIOMA (VETERANS AND ASBESTOS EXPOSURE)

The Mesothelioma Center,  1 S. Orange Avenue, Suite 301, Orlando, Florida, 32801, www.asbestos.com/veterans/

Countless veterans from all branches suffer from the life-threatening illnesses from exposure to asbestos during their military service.    

If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, please call the Mesothelioma Center at 1-844-693-3787 and ask for the Veterans department.  

You may qualify for special benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

To learn more, a recently published educational guide about mesothelioma can be found at:  www.asbestos.com/mesothelioma/

 

MILITARY SUPPORT AND PROGRAMS

Military One Source, www.militaryonesource.mil, 1-800-342-9647

Your Weapon Is Your Mind, Professional Development and Consulting, Tiffany Morgan, Owner/Navy Veteran,  303-704-9419,  YourWeaponIsYourMind@gmail.com

 

OUTDOOR  ADVENTURES FOR VETERANS

Please visit our " Outdoor Therapy" Page

 

 

PET THERAPY AND SERVICE DOGS

Canine Companions for Independene,  www.cci.org/veterans  1-800-572-BARK (2275)

Freedom Service Dogs of America, www.freedomservicedogs.org 1-303-922-6231

K9's for Warriors, www.k9sforwarriors.org 1-904-686-1956

Pets for Vets Colorado, www.pets-for-vets.com 1-804-477-2573

Veterans Puppy For Life   www.vetpuppyforlife.org  

 

POST TRAUMATIC STRESS and COMBAT TRAUMA RECOVERY

CRU Military   www.crumilitary.org

National Center for PTSD, www.ptsd.va.gov 1-802-296-5132

Roever Foundation, Operation Warrior RECONnect, www.roeverfoundation.org/projects.php  1-817-238-2000, PO Box 136130, Ft Worth TX, 76136

Safe Place for PTSD: www.soulsunderconstruction.com

  Warriors Heart, PTSD & Addiction, www.warriorsheart.com  1-830-225-1622,  Bandera TX (near San Antonio)

 

SUICIDE PREVENTION ORGANIZATIONS 

American Military Family (Got Your Six)  www.amfgy6.org,  303-746-8195, PO Box 238, Firestone, CO 80520 

Mission 22,  www.mission22.com

22 Warriors  www.22warriors.org  702-906-2073

 

 

 

SUPPORT FOR WIDOWS / MOTHERS AND FAMILY OF THE FALLEN

American Gold Star Mothers, Inc.,   www.goldstarmoms.com  1-202-265-0991 (find a local chapter near you)

Fallen Heroes Family Camp,  www.fallenheroesfamilycamp.org  Springsfield, TN

Gold Star Wives of America,  www.goldstarwives.org (find a local chapter near you)

Society of Military Widows, www.militarywidows.org 1-800-842-3451

(TAPS)  Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors, www.taps.org  1-800-959-TAPS 

   

 

TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury)

Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado, www.biacolorado.org 303-355-9969

BrainSpan Health,  www.MyBrainSpan.com 1-800-535-1518

(Brain Health assessment that objectively measures the Structure and Function of the Central Nervous System)

Operation TBI Freedom, www.craighospital.org/programs 855-355-6824

 

 

Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment for TBI: 

  In Colorado

Rocky Mountain Hyperbaric Institute,  rockymountainhbot.com  303-442-4124

225 W. South Boulder Road, Louisville, Colorado, 80027

Award Winning Book:  The Miracle Workers of South Boulder Road: Healing the Signature Wounds of War

by Robert (Bob) Fischer, USMC, Col, Ret, and Grady T. Birdsong, USMC Vietnam Veteran

 

Nationwide

Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Centers and Chambers (Select Locations By State)

www.hyperbariclink.com/treatment-centers

 

VETERANS SERVICE  ASSOCIATIONS

 

American Legion, (AL),  www.members.legion.org

 

 

VETERANS SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

Directory of Veterans Service Organizations, www.va.gov/vso

Uniformed Services Organization, (USO),  www.uso.org 

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), www.vfw.org

 

 

WARRIOR ORGANIZATIONS

Healing Warriors Program, Denver / Ft Collins/Greeley Colorado, www.HealingWarriorsProgram.org   1-970-776-VETS (8387)    

Warrior Bonfire Program, (Serving Purple Heart Veterans)   www.WarriorBonfireProgram.org  1-769-230-0789

PO Box 1398, Vicksburg, MS, 39181

Warriors Heart,   www.warriorsheart.com   Banderas Texas (near San Antonio) 1-830-225-1622

Wounded Warriors Project, www.woundedwarriorsproject.org, 1-904-296-7350