Thursday, October 19, 2017

Veterans

Below is a list of online resources for veterans.

Veterans logo Veterans Crisis Line
This 24/7 helpline is open to family members and all armed forces, including veterans, active, Reserve and National Guard. You may also text them at “838255”.

Crisis Text Line logo Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text “741741" from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.

TAPS National Military Survivor Helpline logo TAPS National Military Survivor Helpline
The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors offers compassionate care to all those grieving the loss of a military loved one. Call 24/7 to 1-800-959-TAPS (8277).

samhsa logoSubstance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): Veterans Resources
SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities. The Agency was established in 1992 and directed by Congress to target effectively substance abuse and mental health services to the people most in need and to translate research in these areas more effectively and more rapidly into the general health care system.


nami logoNational Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI): Veterans Resource Center
NAMI is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. NAMI seeks to educate the public on mental illness and is an advocate of the mentally ill by bringing their problems to the attention of local, state, and federal governments.


vetarans affairs logo Department of Veteran AffairsNational Suicide Prevention LifelineThe United States Department of Veterans Affairs is a government-run military veteran benefit system with Cabinet-level status.


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