top of page
Crisis/Hotlines
 

National VA Homeless Hotline – 24 Hour
Toll Free at 1-877-424-3838
https://www.va.gov/homeless/

Veterans Crisis Line – 24 Hour
Toll Free at 988, Press 1
www.mentalhealth.va.gov

Change Direction: Give An Hour Campaign – Know the Five Signs!
https://giveanhour.org/military/

Florida Veterans Support Line
1-844-MyFLVet (693-5838) or 2-1-1

Hope for Healing Florida
https://www.hopeforhealingfl.com/

The Recovery Village
https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/treatment-program/online-counseling/telehealth-app/

VA Caregiver Support Line
1-855-260-3274
https://www.caregiver.va.gov

Elder Affairs

www.Elderaffairs.org

This is the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.  Not all of our members received VA benefits, and this website will be helpful in finding assistance.

UNITED WAY of Lake & Sumter Co.

UWLS.org

                           Women Veterans

Homeless Women Veterans
https://www.va.gov/homeless/for_women_veterans.asp

VA Center for Women Veterans
https://www.va.gov/womenvet/

VA creates National Women Veterans Oncology System of Excellence in fight against breast cancer
https://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=5549

VA Hotline on Health Care and Benefits for Women Veterans
1-855-VA-WOMEN (1-855-829-6636)

Women Veterans Health Care
https://www.womenshealth.va.gov/

Veterans’ Benefits

Florida Veterans’ Benefits Guide
https://floridavets.org/resources/va-benefits-guide/

Post-9/11 GI Bill and Veteran Education Benefits
https://benefits.va.gov/gibill

Federal Benefits for Veterans & Dependents Guide
https://www.va.gov/opa/publications/benefits_book.asp

VA Claims Information
https://www.va.gov
https://www.ebenefits.va.gov

Advantage Florida Military Benefits Guide
https://www.enterpriseflorida.com/wp-content/uploads/Advantage-Florida-Military-Benefits-Guide.pdf

VA Website for Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry
https://www.publichealth.va.gov/exposures/burnpits/registry.asp

Social Security Benefits for Veterans
https://www.ssa.gov/people/veterans/

VA MISSION Act
https://floridavets.org/va-implements-mission-act/

Florida Hometown Heroes Housing Program
https://www.floridahousing.org/hometownheroes

Veterans Resources

VA Video Connect
https://mobile.va.gov/app/va-video-connect

VA Online Discharge Upgrade Tool
https://www.vets.gov/discharge-upgrade-instructions

Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Military and Veterans Assistance Program (MVAP)
www.myfloridalegal.com/MVAP

Florida Veterans Legal Helpline
(866) 486-6161
https://bals.org/veterans-legal-helpline

Locate Military Records
https://www.archives.gov/veterans/

National Resource Directory
https://nrd.gov/

Veterans Health Matters Magazine, Publications and Products
https://www.visn8.va.gov/VISN8/news/publications.asp

Serve Save Succeed Program
https://www.myfloridacfo.com/servesavesucceed/

SHINE – Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders
Florida Department of Elder Affairs
https://www.floridashine.org/

Military One Source
https://www.militaryonesource.mil/

Visit Florida Travel Information for Veterans
https://www.visitflorida.com/military

VA Debt Management Center
https://www.va.gov/manage-va-debt/

Veterans’ Legal Resources

National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP)
https://www.nvlsp.org

Military Pro Bono Project
https://www.militaryprobono.org/

bottom of page