WHAT WORKS FOR VETERANS?

Community Resources

For many veterans, military service is just the beginning of a lifelong commitment to giving back to their country and community. Continued service work not only improves the lives of friends and neighbors, but is also shown to help ease the transition to civilian life. Learn about service opportunities near you.

Community Services and Resources Near You

Financial & Educational Resources

More than 150 resources to help student veterans and their families overcome the challenges of higher education and career training.

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Women Veterans Call Center

Calling All Women Who Served in the United States Military! Do you know your Veteran status?  Do you have a…(more)

Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society

PURPOSE AND PHILOSOPHY The Society provides financial assistance and education, as well as other programs and services, to members of…(more)

Military Order of the Purple Heart, USA

The Military Order of the Purple Heart is composed of military men and women who received the Purple Heart Medal…(more)

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Big Brothers Big Sisters

Vision: all children achieve success in life. Mission: provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that…(more)

Vetshouse

Vetshouse, Inc. is a unique nonprofit organization serving homeless veterans in Hampton Roads. It is not a shelter, but a…(more)

Mission United

Mission United is a collective effort that addresses the complicated and fragmented systems for veteran services currently in place. It…(more)

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Akbar Law Firm, PA

Akbar Law Firm, PA handles cases of assault, battery, burglary, domestic battery, driving suspension, drug trafficking and drug possession. Attorney Lateefah…(more)

Benefits counseling at multiple community locations

The Bexar County Veterans Service Office is offering benefits counseling and other assistance at multiple community locations. Officials are on…(more)

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Family Promise

Family Promise is a nonprofit organization committed to helping low-income families achieve lasting independence. The problem of poverty is complex.…(more)

Priority Veteran

Priority Veteran provides veterans with intensive one-on-one assistance to locate stable permanent housing and links them to resources to gain…(more)

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Military OneSource

Military OneSource is a confidential Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no…(more)

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The Transition House

Behavioral Health The Outpatient Center by The Transition House offers individual, group and family counseling you need to restore your…(more)

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Health Services, Inc.

HEALTH SERVICES, INC. (HSI), a family of 12 neighborhood health centers that provide comprehensive primary care services in medicine, dentistry,…(more)

Family Endeavors

Family Endeavors is a long-standing non-profit agency that provides an array of programs and services in support of children, families,…(more)

The Mission Continues

The Mission Continues empowers veterans adjusting to life at home to find new missions and redeploys veterans so that their…(more)

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The Mission Continues

                The Mission Continues empowers veterans facing the challenge of adjusting to life…(more)

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Team Red, White and Blue Tampa Chapter

Team RWB’s mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social…(more)

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Veterans Combat Call Center – 1-877-WAR-VETS

Veterans Combat Call Center – 1-877-WAR-VETS is an around the clock confidential call center where combat Veterans and their families…(more)

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The Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services

The Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services provides direct services to Veterans through the administration of 19 Veterans Benefits Offices throughout…(more)

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Arizona Coalition for Military Families

Arizona Coalition for Military Families is a public/private partnership focused on building Arizona’s capacity to serve and support all service…(more)

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Center for Veterans Issues, Ltd.

Supportive services for veterans and veterans’ families through a wide variety of programs.

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Las Vegas USO

The USO lifts the spirits of America’s troops and their families.

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Community Blueprint

Community Blueprint is a set of tools and practices that provide a framework for communities to produce positive, measurable outcomes…(more)

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The American Legion: Department of Indiana

The American Legion is an organization comprised of veterans committed to serving veterans, their families, and their communities.  The American…(more)

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USF Student Veterans Association

The USF SVA is an independent student run organization that collaborates with the University of South Florida Office of Veterans…(more)

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National Community Services and Resources

AmeriCorps

Creating jobs and providing pathways to opportunity for young people entering the workforce by placing thousands of young adults in…(more)

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Outward Bound for Veterans

Outward Bound for Veterans

Outward Bound for Veterans – helping thousands of returning service members and recent veterans readjust to life at home through…(more)

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Peace Corps

Sending Americans abroad to tackle the most pressing needs of people around the world. Volunteers return home with knowledge, experience,…(more)

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Ride 2 Recovery

Ride 2 Recovery

Improving the health and wellness of healing heroes worldwide by providing a life changing experience that can impact their lives…(more)

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Team Rubicon

Team Rubicon

Uniting the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams.

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Team RWB

Team RWB

Enriching the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity.

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The Mission Continues

The Mission Continues

Empowering veterans facing the challenge of adjusting to life at home to find new missions. They redeploy veterans in their…(more)

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Our Criteria for Selecting Resources

To ensure the highest standard of resources and organizations for veterans and their families, these criteria guide selection for inclusion on this website.

  1. Resource comes from a credible source.
  2. Resource is current and relevant.
  3. Resource is free and available at no cost to veterans and their families.
  4. Resource is commercial-free, no profit is derived from it.
  5. Resource is accessible, easy to get and easy to use; tangible and concrete.
  6. Organization or individual that created and/or is distributing the resource is nonpartisan. 501c4 organizations whose primary function is advocacy or educating about political issues or policy merit close scrutiny to determine nonpartisanship.