Federal Resources



Community College of the Air Force

Provide transcripts of military training and experience to Air Force members and veterans.

http://www.au.af.mil/au/barnes/ccaf/transcripts.asp


Join Service Transcript

Provide transcripts of military training and experience to Navy and US Marine Corps members and veterans.

http://www.military.com/education/timesaving-programs/sailor-marine-american-council-education-registry-transcript.html


Hope for the Homefront

Resources for spouses of veterans in war.

http://www.hopeforthehomefront.com


Gary Sinise Foundation

Site dedicated to serving the nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need.

https://www.garysinisefoundation.org


Veterans Service Records

Order military records/decorations.

http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/


Home Front America

Scholarships for military dependent children.

http://www.homefrontamerica.org


Provide transcripts of military training and experience to Soldiers and Veterans of the Army, Army National Guard, and US Army Reserve.

http://aarts.army.mil


U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Homeless veteran information.

http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD


Social Security disability benefit for wounded warriors.

https://www.ssa.gov/people/veterans/


American Battle Monuments Commission

Manages military cemeteries overseas. Also offers no-fee passports for family members visiting overseas graves.

https://www.abmc.gov


Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

Provides valuable resources and empowers veterans to connect with one another, fostering a strong and lasting community.

http://iava.org


Leave No Veteran Behind

Invests in veterans to build better communities through employment training, transitional jobs, and our veteran educational debt relief scholarship.

http://www.leavenoveteranbehind.org/


Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency

Provide the fullest possible accounting for missing personnel to their families and the nation.

http://www.dpaa.mil


Troops To Teachers

A U.S. Department of Defense program that helps eligible military personnel begin a new career as teachers in public schools where their skills, knowledge and experience are most needed.

http://www.proudtoserveagain.com


The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Provides assistance to unrepresented veterans or their family members who have filed appeals at the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (court).

http://www.vetsprobono.org


National Veterans Legal Services Program

Ensures that the government delivers to our nation’s 25 million veterans and active duty personnel benefits.

http://www.nvlsp.org/


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.

https://www.veteranscrisisline.net


Wounded Warrior Project

Raises awareness and enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members. Helps injured service members aid and assist each other.  Provides unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members.

 https://www.woundedwarriorproject.org


House Committee on Veteran’ Affairs

Reviews veterans’ programs, examines current laws, and reports bills and amendments to strengthen existing laws concerning veterans and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), such as health care, disability compensation, GI Bill education and job training, home loan guarantees, life insurance policies, and a nationwide system of veterans’ cemeteries.

http://veterans.house.gov


Student Veterans of America

Povides military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and following graduation.

http://studentveterans.org/



State of Texas Resources



Texas Veterans Portal

A resource for Texas veterans, their families, and their survivors.

http://veterans.portal.texas.gov/en/Pages/default.aspx


TexVet

Services include confidential mental health services, individual and family needs assessments, referrals to community resources, support groups, education, and advocacy.

http://www.texvet.org/partners/operation-healthy-reunions


Texas Veterans Commission

State agency that assists veterans to attain VA and State of Texas benefits.

http://tvc.texas.gov/TVC-Career-Opportunities.aspx


Grace After Fire

Provides the means for women veterans to gain self-knowledge and self-renewal.

http://www.graceafterfire.org/about-us.html


Soldier’s Angels

Provides aid and comfort to the men and women of the United States Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, their families, and a growing veteran population.

http://soldiersangels.org/about-us


Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans

Organizes legal clinics to coordinate with individual volunteer attorneys who provide consultation and legal counseling in family, consumer/finance, probate, estate planning, bankruptcy, landlord/tenant, criminal and other legal matters.

http://www.txltxv.org


Texas Veterans Land Board

Administers benefits exclusively for Texas veterans.

http://www.glo.texas.gov/vlb/


Texas VFW

Provides full-time support to veterans and their families.

http://www.texasvfw.org



Fort Worth Resources



VA North Texas Health Care System

http://www.northtexas.va.gov/locations/fwopc.asp


USO Dallas

http://us.uso.org/dallasfortworth/


Red Cross North Texas

http://www.redcross.org/local/texas/north-texas


Tarrant County Veteran Services

An advocate agency established to assist veterans and/or their survivors to obtain entitled benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the State of Texas. TCU Veterans Services is a part of and is funded by Tarrant County.Tarrant County Homeless Coalition

http://access.tarrantcounty.com/en/veteran-services.html?linklocation=supermenu&linkname=Veteran%20Services


Provides sources for emergency assistance and temporary housing.

http://www.ahomewithhope.org/homeless-assistance/veterans-resources/


The Veterans Coalition of Tarrant County

Offers resource guide

http://veteranscoalition.org