AfterDeployment.org is an online resource providing self-care solutions for service members, military families, and veterans focused on deployment related issues including post-traumatic stress, depression, anger, sleep, relationship concerns, and other psychological health challenges. The site also provides information and resources tailored to the specific needs of health care and mental health professionals.
The Air Force Wounded Warrior Program works hand-in-hand with the Air Force Survivor Assistance Program and Airman & Family Readiness Centers to ensure Airmen receive professional support and care from the point of injury, through separation or retirement, for life.
America's Heroes at Work is a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) project that addresses the employment challenges of returning Service Members living with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and/or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Army Emergency Relief is a private nonprofit organization incorporated in 1942 by the Secretary of War and the Army Chief of Staff. AER is the Army's own emergency financial assistance organization and is dedicated to "Helping the Army Take Care of Its Own."
The Army Reserve Family Program is committed to offering education, training, awareness, outreach, information, referral, and follow-up. Our mission and vision statements reflect our commitment to the Army Reserve community.
The U.S. Army Warrior Transition Command (WTC) is a one-star command under the U.S. Army Medical Command (MEDCOM). WTC serves a vital role, not only in managing the care and recovery of Soldiers evacuated from theater, but also those preparing to deploy and those who have returned from combat and require coordinated, complex care management to help them cope with and overcome the cumulative effects of war and multiple deployments.
The Blinded Veterans Association (BVA) was established specifically to help veterans and their families meet and overcome the challenges of blindness. Founded in 1945, the BVA has been helping blinded vets for more than 64 years and is the only veterans service organization exclusively dedicated to helping blind and visually impaired veterans rebuild their lives. All legally blinded veterans are eligible for BVA's assistance whether they become blind during or after active duty military service.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation is a national nonprofit that provides resources and support to injured service members, veterans and their families -- building a movement to empower communities nationwide to take action to successfully reintegrate our nation’s injured heroes—especially those who have sustained the Hidden Injuries of War—back into their communities so they may thrive physically, psychologically, socially and economically.
The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is dedicated to increasing access to quality health care and raising awareness and understanding of brain injury through advocacy, education and research. With a nationwide network of more than 40 chartered state affiliates and hundreds of local chapters and support groups, BIAA provides help, hope and healing for individuals who live with brain injury, their families and the professionals who serve them.
Traumatic Brain Injury: The Journey Home is a CEMM web resource on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), including information for patients, family members, and caregivers. Topics include types and symptoms of brain injury, TBI treatment and recovery, and helpful insights about the potential long-term effects of brain injury. Animation is used to help patients clearly understand the brain, and the results of injuries to different parts of the brain. Survivors and their caregivers share courageous stories about their own experiences, providing down-to-earth facts along with inspiration and hope.
Coaching Into Care works with family members or friends who become aware of their Veteran’s post-deployment difficulties—and supports their efforts to find help for the Veteran.
The Cohen Veterans Network provides free and low-cost care to veterans and family members with a variety of mental health issues including post-traumatic stress, depression, anxiety, adjustment issues, anger, grief and loss, family issues, transition challenges, relationship problems, children’s behavioral problems, and other concerns.
The Computer/Electronic Accommodations Program (CAP) increases access to information and works to remove barriers to employment opportunities by eliminating the costs of assistive technology and accommodation solutions. Established in 1990 as the centrally funded reasonable accommodations program for Department of Defense employees with disabilities, CAP now provides assistive technology and services to people with disabilities throughout the Federal government, including Federal managers, supervisors, IT professionals, and Wounded Service Members.
The Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) Outreach Center provides trained, professional health resource consultants with expertise in psychological health and traumatic brain injury by phone, email, and live chat.
The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) serves active duty military, their beneficiaries, and veterans with traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) through state-of-the-art clinical care, innovative clinical research initiatives and educational programs.
The Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) was established in November 2007 to integrate knowledge and identify, evaluate and disseminate evidence based practices and standards for the treatment of psychological health and TBI within the Defense Department.
The core mission of the U.S. Department of Defense, Deployment Health Clinical Center (DHCC) is to improve deployment-related health by providing caring assistance and medical advocacy for military personnel and families with deployment-related health concerns.
eBenefits, a program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, is a central location for Veterans, Service Members, and their families to research, find, access, and, in time, manage their benefits and personal information.
inTransition is a voluntary and confidential program to support service members receiving mental health care as they move between health care systems or providers. The inTransition program is designed to make sure service members are given the necessary resources to maintain treatment gains, connect with an ongoing provider and achieve positive outcomes.
The Marine Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment (WWR) was established to provide and facilitate assistance to wounded, ill and injured (WII) Marines and their family members throughout the phases of recovery. The WWR is a single command that provides non-medical care to the total Marine force: Active Duty, Reserve, Retired, and Veteran Marines.
Military OneSource is a free service provided by the Department of Defense to service members and their families to help with a broad range of concerns including money management, spouse employment and education, parenting and child care, relocation, deployment, reunion, and the particular concerns of families with special-needs members.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Their Veterans Resources Center consolidates useful online resources, with topics ranging from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to how to obtain Veterans Administration benefits.
The National Center for Telehealth & Technology (T2) designs, builds, tests, and evaluates available and emerging technologies to deploy in support of psychological health and traumatic brain injury recovery in the military community.
Comprised of clinical and research psychologists, web developers, interactive designers, and technical specialists, T2 develops a range of web-, mobile- and Virtual Reality-based assessment, monitoring and treatment tools. T2 also conducts quality research to evaluate existing and emerging technologies for efficacy.
The National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) is an evaluation, treatment planning and research facility located on the campus of Naval Support Activity Bethesda, located in Bethesda, Md. Designated a center of excellence because of its diverse capabilities and overarching mission, the NICoE is dedicated to providing care to service members and families dealing with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and psychological health (PH) conditions.