|Simultaneous treatment for substance use disorders and PTSD has been shown to alleviate symptoms of both disorders and often is the only lifeline to save people drowning in the afflictions of the disorders.
|Connecting Wounded Warriors, Service Members, Veterans, Their Families and Caregivers with Those Who Support Them. Register as a community provider and/or browse local resources here:
|Connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring VA responders. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1.
|The VA Enrollment Website is the fastest and easiest way to apply for VA care or update information. 1-877-222-VETS (8387)
|My HealtheVet is the VA’s Personal Health Record. It was designed for Veterans, Servicemembers, their dependents and caregivers. When you register on My HealtheVet, you gain access to tools that can help you track and monitor your health.
|Provides support for caregivers of
Veterans and information about services that may be available to them.
|A VA service to help family members and friends help a Veteran seek VA care. Callers get information on VA services and coaching on talking about treatment needs with the Veteran in their lives.
|Each VA medical center has a homeless coordinator and programs that help Veterans establish or maintain safe, stable housing. Call VA’s National Call Center for Homeless Veterans
(1-877-424-3838), a toll-free hotline available 24 hours, 7 days a week.
|Women Veterans hotline—1-855-VA-WOMEN (1-855-829-6636)—an incoming call center that receives and responds to questions from women Veterans, their families, and caregivers across the nation about available VA services and resources.
|Readjustment counseling services are available at 300 community-based offices (Vet Centers) across the nation.
|The Mid-Atlantic (VISN 6) MIRECC is a translational research, education and clinical center that develops and applies scientific knowledge and best practices to enhance post-deployment mental health and wellness for our Nation’s Veterans and their families. www.mirecc.va.gov/visn6/#sthash.szibiVEM.dpuf|
|VA’s center of excellence for research and education on the prevention, understanding and treatment of PTSD.
|A national, public awareness campaign by the Department of Veterans Affairs that features candid, personal testimonials from Veterans and their loved ones and provides access to local resources.
|AboutFace is dedicated to help Veterans learn about PTSD, explore treatment options and, most importantly, hear real stories from other Veterans and their family members and get advice from clinicians.
|Toll-free line and website that provide information about health care, dental care, education, and other benefits for OEF/OIF/OND Veterans.
A free, online educational and life
coaching program and companion mobile app that will help Veterans manage life’s challenges.
|Learn to manage symptoms that commonly occur after trauma using the PTSD Coach app. Includes information on PTSD, treatments, tools for screening and tracking symptoms, skills to help users, and direct links to support and help.
|A variety of Companion Apps have been developed by VA and are available to be used along with professional care provided by a trained clinician and other mobile apps for self-help.
|SmokefreeVET is a mobile text messaging service for military Veterans who receive their health care through VA. The program was created to provide 24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips to help smokers quit smoking and stay quit. It is a 6 to 8 week program.
|A toolkit that supports Veterans seeking work and also helps employers support their employees who are Veterans and members of the Reserve and
| A toolkit that provides faculty, staff, and administrators resources to support student Veterans by understanding their unique experiences, adjustments, and needs.
| Information on VA services and resources, understanding military culture and experience, and tools for working with a
variety of mental health conditions.
|A free, online course and companion mobile app developed by VA and DoD that provides military and Veteran parents with ways to improve their parenting skills.
| The mission of T2 is to lead the innovation of health technology solutions for psychological health and traumatic brain injury, and deliver tested, valued health solutions that improve the lives of our nation’s warriors, veterans, and their families.