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Helpful Websites for Veterans and Military Personnel

Veterans Crisis Line - 1-800-273-8255, Press 1 - The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text

After Deployment - This health and wellness program is designed to provide the tools to help balance the competing demands of work, family and leisure. Take an assessment to get feedback on how you are doing or jump into the workshops to learn about balance in your life. Check out the videos of others who are dealing with conflicting demands, and explore the e-library for in-depth information.

America's Heros At Work - Supports the employment success of returning service members with TBI & PTS  

Computer/Electronic Accomodations Program (CAP) for wounded veterans

Deployment Kids - DOD’s Military Student Program: The Military Child in Transition and Deployment

Give an Hour

Half of Us - students who served in the Iraq War and who speak out about the emotional challenges of adjusting to life back at home and the importance of finding support.

Hooah 4 Health - U.S. Army health promotion and wellness website.

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) - veterans-only online network. An affiliated website for friends and family can be found at http://supportyourvet.org/.

Mayo Clinic - Information about Panic Attacks

My Healthy Vet - My Healthy Vet: The Gateway to Veteran Health and Wellness

National Call Center for Homeless Veterans - US Department of Veterans

National Guard Child and Youth Program

National Guard Family Program - for Oregon

National Military Family Association

Military OneSource - Help with education, relocation, parenting, stress provided by the Department of Defense for active-duty, Guard, and Reserve service members and their families.

Operation Healthy Reunions - Mental Health America distributes educational materials on such topics as reuniting with your spouse and children, adjusting after war, depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Operation: Military Kids - the U.S. Army's collaborative effort with America's communities to support children and youth impacted by deployment.

Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs

Oregon Military Support Network Resource Guide

Resilience in a Time of War - Article from the APA concerning returning military and their families

Restore Warriors - Goal: Help wounded service members and their families who are struggling with the impact of combat stress in their daily lives.

Returning Veterans Project

Seamless Transition - VA’s Seamless Transition Office

Student Veterans of America - A coalition of student veterans groups from college campuses across the United States

Surviving Deployment

Tax Return Filing and Payment Extensions for the Military

Traumatic Brain Injury:  The Journey Home - provides an informative and sensitive exploration of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), including information for patients, family members, and caregivers.

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Wounded Warior Project

 

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