If this is an emergency or if you are worried that you or someone you know may be at risk for suicide, please call your local authorities (911). This hotline is open 24 hours a day and is confidential. 1-800-273-8255 — Press 1 after you call and you will be connected to veteran services.
US Department of Veterans Affairs has many resources available for Veterans and family members who are dealing with mental health issues. You can find locations listings for your nearest facility, Vet Centers, Regional Benefits Offices, and other services.
USA Cares provides financial and advocacy assistance to post-9/11 active duty US military service personnel, veterans, and their families.
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.
Restore Warriors is an online tool that teaches warriors more about the invisible wounds of war. As part of the Wounded Warrior Project, it assists warriors in navigating mental health resources that help process their combat experience. Videos of fellow warriors sharing their own experience and strategies, self-assessment tools, and exercises provide valuable insight into readjustment challenges.