Navy/Coast Guard Safe Harbor

Navy Safe Harbor is the Navy's organization for coordinating the non-medical care of seriously wounded, ill, and injured Sailors, Coast Guardsmen, and their families. The program provides a lifetime of individually tailored assistance designed to optimize the success of shipmates' recovery, rehabilitation, and reintegration activities.

Contact: 
877-746-8563
Address: 
1619 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Operation Family Caregiver

Operation Family Caregiver (OFC) is a service of The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving. OFC offers caregiver coaching and training to the families of newly returning service members and veterans to manage the difficulties they face when they come home. OFC is a personalized program, tailored specifically to the struggles of each family.

Contact: 
229-928-1234
Address: 
800 GSW Drive
Georgia Southwestern State University
Americus, GA 31709

Our Military Kids

Our Military Kids, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports children (ages 5 – 12th grade) of deployed National Guard and Reserve service members, as well as those of wounded veterans from all service branches, with grants that provide up to $300 for a chosen activity. Participation in these extracurricular activities has proven to help military children cope with stress and anxiety, as well as foster a sense of self-confidence, while their parents are recovering or serving overseas.
Contact: 
Main
(866) 691-6654
Address: 
6861 Elm Street
Suite 2A
McLean, VA 22101

PATH: Equine Services for Heroes

The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) Equine Services for Heroes® assists military veterans through services provided by PATH International members and by providing leadership and guidance for equine assisted activities and therapies. To accomplish this mission, PATH International centers connect with Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers and Clinics, as well as individual veterans. Veterans of any age can benefit from the program and by being involved with equines.

Contact: 
Main
(800) 369-7433
Find a center
Address: 
Denver, CO 80233

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing

Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) provides support, socialization, and camaraderie to wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans. Activities such as casting, rod building and fly tying help participants improve their hand-eye coordination, adaptive muscle memory, and balance, all while improving cognitive focus and helping participants cope with stress-related issues brought on by Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-Traumatic Stress.

Contact: 
Main
866-251-7252
Find your local program
Address: 
Post Office Box 695
LaPlata, MD 20646

Psychological Health Center of Excellence

The core mission of the Psychological Health Center of Excellence is to improve deployment-related health by providing caring assistance and medical advocacy for military personnel and families with deployment-related health concerns. (Formerly the Deployment Health Clinical Center (DHCC).

Address: 
7700 Arlington Blvd
Suite 5101
Falls Church, VA 22041

Public Counsel Center for Veterans' Advancement

Public Counsel's Center for Veterans' Advancement (CVA), a national leader in veteran's advocacy, provides direct representation, or representation through pro bono partners, to veterans and their families. CVA provides legal representation at both the local and national levels, and coordinates its work with efforts underway to establish special "Veterans' Courts" in Northern and Southern California designed to meet the unique needs of returning veterans. CVA also manages legal clinics, including one of the largest pro bono advocacy programs in the United States.

Contact: 
Main
213-385-2977

Real Warriors

The Real Warriors Campaign is an initiative launched by the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) to promote the processes of building resilience, facilitating recovery and supporting reintegration of returning service members, veterans and their families. The Real Warriors Campaign combats the stigma associated with seeking psychological health care and treatment and encourages service members to increase their awareness and use of these resources.

Contact: 
Live Chat
866-966-1020
Mailing Address: Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Real Warriors Campaign 2345 Crystal Drive Crystal Park 4, Suite 120 Arlington, Va. 22202
Address: 
2345 Crystal Drive, Crystal Park 4
Suite 120
Arlington, VA 22209

Real Warriors Campaign

The Real Warriors Campaign is an initiative launched by the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury to promote the processes of building resilience, facilitating recovery and supporting reintegration of returning service members, veterans and their families. In addition to promoting help-seeking behavior for service members and veterans with invisible wounds, the campaign provides valuable tools, resources and information for members of the military community throughout all phases of the deployment cycle.

Contact: 
Address: 
1335 East West Highway
Suite 900
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Semper Fi Fund

The Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit set up to provide immediate financial support for injured and critically ill members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. We direct urgently needed resources to post 9-11 Marines and Sailors, as well as members of the Army, Air Force or Coast Guard who serve in support of Marine forces.

Contact: 
760-725-3680

Sesame Street Workshop: Military Families

In recognition of the contributions made by the United States Armed Forces, Sesame Workshop presents its bilingual educational outreach initiative, Talk, Listen, Connect, designed for military families and their young children to share. Sesame Workshop has created this programming to help guide military families through multiple challenges, such as deployments, homecomings, and changes that occur when a parent comes home.

Contact: 
Main
212-595-3456
Address: 
One Lincoln Plaza
New York, NY 10023

StartYourRecovery.org

For some service members and veterans, the stress of life in the military or the return to the civilian world — or even some elements of military culture — can lead to problems with drugs or alcohol. StartYourRecovery.org offers relatable information for people who are dealing with substance use issues — and their family members, friends, and co-workers, too.
Contact: 
Main

Strong Star Training Initiative

The Strong Star Training Initiative works with veteran-serving community mental health providers in evidence-based treatments for PTSD and related mental health problems in order to increase access to high-quality care. To meet the need of community mental health professionals to effectively treat military veterans, the STRONG STAR Consortium has launched programs to train providers in the use of evidence-based therapies for posttraumatic stress, suicide prevention, insomnia and nightmares.
Contact: 
Main

Team Rubicon

Team Rubicon is 501(c)3 nonprofit that utilizes the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams. Founded in 2010, Team Rubicon has deployed across the United States and around the world to provide immediate relief to those impacted by disasters and humanitarian crises.
Contact: 
310.640.8787
Address: 
6171 W. Century Blvd., Suite 310
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Team RWB

Team RWB's mission is to enrich the lives of America's veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Their chapters and communities deliver consistent, local opportunities for veterans and the community to connect through physical and social activity. They host weekly fitness activities, monthly social events, and participate in local races and events together.These programs are at the core of Team RWB’s mission.
Contact: 

The Columbia Lighthouse Project

The Columbia Lighthouse Project’s mission is to light the way to ending suicide. The Project was formed under the auspices of Columbia University to disseminate the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS), optimize the scale’s impact through support for its users, and continue to build the science behind the scale. The C-SSRS supports suicide risk assessment through a series of simple, plain-language questions that anyone can ask.

Contact: 
1-800-273-talk (8255)

The Mission Continues

The Mission Continues empowers veterans who are adjusting to life at home to find purpose through community impact. They deploy veterans on new missions in their communities, so that their actions will inspire future generations to serve. Their operations in cities nationwide deploy veteran volunteers alongside non-profit partners and community leaders to solve some of the most challenging issues facing our communities: improving community education resources, eliminating food deserts, mentoring at-risk youth and more.
Contact: 
Address: 
1411 South 7th Street
St. Louis, MO 63104

The Wounded Veteran Family Care Program

The Wounded Veteran Family Care Program (WVFCP) addresses the needs of families who provide daily, substantial care for severely wounded, ill or injured veterans in their homes. The primary focus of the program is the caregiver and minor children in the home. WVFCP helps caregivers balance their desire to care for their injured loved one with their need to care for themselves and the rest of their family.
Contact: 
Address: 
2750 Killarney Drive
Suite 100
Woodbridge, VA 22192

Traumatic Brain Injury-The Journey Home

The Traumatic Brain Injury-The Journey Home website provides an informative and sensitive exploration of 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 users clearly understand the brain, and the results of injuries to different parts of the brain.

Contact: 
Address: 
8110 Security Drive
USAFA, CO 80840

TRICARE

TRICARE is the health care program serving active duty service members, National Guard and Reserve members, retirees, their families, survivors and certain former spouses worldwide.  As a major component of the Military Health System, TRICARE brings together the health care resources of the uniformed services and supplements them with networks of civilian health care professionals, institutions, pharmacies and suppliers to provide access to high-quality health care services while maintaining the capability to support military operations.

Contact: 
Address: 
Defense Health Agency (DHA)
7700 Arlington Boulevard, Suite 5101
Falls Church, VA 22042

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The mission of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is to provide veterans with the world-class benefits and services they have earned - and to do so by adhering to the highest standards of compassion, commitment, excellence, professionalism, integrity, accountability, and stewardship.

Contact: 
1-800-827-1000
Address: 
810 Vermont Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20420