Veterans Resources

VETERAN’S CRISIS LINE, DIAL 1-800-273-8255, Press 1, for Military.

VETERAN’S CHATLINE <www.suicidepreventionlifeline.com>

CARL VINSON VA MEDICAL CENTER-478-272-1210 [Emergency Department-x2366]
[Mental Health-x2199]
[Prevention Specialist-x4071]

RESOURCES FOR VETERANS, FAMILIES, AND LOVED ONES:

• If you or a loved one are in crisis: Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

• Link to Suicide Prevention Online Chat (See “Live Chat” Icon

http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/Veterans/

National Center for PTSD: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/

PTSD Program Locator Online: http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/PTSD_flsh.asp?isFlash=1

Veteran Combat Call Center – Staffed by combat Veterans 24 hours/day: 1-877-WAR VETS (1-877-927-8387)

Transitioning to civilian life after combat: www.vetcenters.va.gov; 1-800-905-4675 (Eastern time); 1-866-496-8838 (Pacific)

• Armed Forces Foundation: http://www.armedforcesfoundation.org/family-assistance-program.php

• Find your local VA Medical Center: www.va.gov (click on “Locations”): 1-877-222-8387

VA Health Benefits: 1-877-222-8387 (VETS)

Benefits Information & Assistance: 1-800-827-1000

Education & Training: 1-888-442-4551

National Call Center for Homeless Veterans: 1-877-4AID VET (424-3838)

Military Sexual Trauma (MST): 1-800-827-1000 or ask at your local facility. Please feel free to request a provider of the gender – male or female – with whom you would feel the most comfortable.