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Veterans Corner

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Condensed Veterans Resource Directory* (Download Excel)
*Condensed Veterans Resource Directory includes state and local veterans resources.

Comprehensive Veterans Resource Directory** (Download Excel
**Comprehensive Veterans Resource Directory includes state, local, and national veterans resources.

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Veterans Corner

Condensed Resource Directory

Medical
Disabled/Paralyzed
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National Association of American Veterans

The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) was established in 2005 to assist the severely wounded warriors, especially single parent service members, military caregivers, disabled veterans and their families by helping them access their benefits, improving communications and coordination for veterans and collaborating among health agencies, medical professional, organizations, educational organization and the general public.

Federal (202) 465-3296
Operation Second Chance

We are patriotic citizens committed to serving our wounded, injured and ill combat veterans. We support Veterans and their families by building relationships and identifying and supporting immediate needs and interests. We are dedicated to promoting public awareness of the many sacrifices made by our Armed Forces.

Federal (301) 972-1080
Paralyzed Veterans of America

To enable Paralyzed Veterans to continue to honor this commitment, we must recruit and retain members who have the experience, energy, dedication, and passion necessary to manage the organization and ensure adequate resources to sustain the programs essential for Paralyzed Veterans of America to achieve its mission.

Federal 1-800-424-8200
The Military Order of the Purple Heart

The Military Order of the Purple Heart is composed of military men and women who received the Purple Heart Medal for wounds suffered in combat. Although our membership is restricted to the combat wounded, we support all veterans and their families with a myriad of nation-wide programs by Chapters and National Service Officers.

Federal
Health
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Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services: Waldorf

Rehabilitation services.

Local (301) 645-8882
American Red Cross

The Red Cross helps members of the military, veterans and their families prepare for, cope with, and respond to, the challenges of military service.

Federal
Civilian Health and Medical Program of Veteran Affairs (CHAMPVA)

The Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) is a comprehensive health care program in which the VA shares the cost of covered health care services and supplies with eligible beneficiaries.

Federal (310) 642-0255
Maryland’s Commitment to Veterans

Maryland’s Commitment to Veterans provides a confidential forum for veterans and family members to discuss challenges they are facing.  Maryland’s Commitment to Veterans helps link you with needed resources; they want veterans and family members to know they are not alone. 

State (410) 725-4801
Melwood Veterans Services

Offers retreats for veterans and active duty personnel who suffer from conditions such as PTSD, trauma, anxiety and depression.

Local (301) 599-4550
Mental/Behavioral
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Battle Buddies Southern Maryland

Is a veteran service organization dedicated to providing our returning veterans with a place where they can feel at home, where they can find help with whatever challenges they encounter while reintegrating into civilian life.

Local (443) 975-5262
Suicide Prevention
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Veteran Crisis Line

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Federal 1-800-273-8255
Service Dogs
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Hero Dogs

A Maryland non-profit corporation that assists the quality of life for our nation’s heroes by raising, training, and placing service dogs and other highly skilled canines, free of charge with lifetime support of the partnerships.

Federal 1-888-570-8653
Other Helpful Links
General
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After Deployment

Wellness resources for the military community for their life after serving.

(253) 968-1914
American Veterans

To enhance and safeguard the entitlements for all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families, and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.

1-877-726-8387
Make the Connection

Make the Connection is an online resource designed to connect Veterans, their family members and friends, and other supporters with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their lives.

Maryland National Guard- Services for National Guard Members State (410) 576-6000
United States Department of Veteran Affairs

The Veteran's Affairs Department of the federal government doesn't highlight a specific category but gives information on all things veterans, including their benefits, education possibilites, job search, medical help and much more.

Federal
Maryland Department of Veteran Affairs

The Maryland Department of Veteran Affairs provides important information of all things veterans. This includes benefits, healthcare, education, job search and much more.

State (410) 260-3838
Military One Source

Service members, family members, surviving family members, service providers and leaders rely on Military OneSource for policy, procedures, timely articles, cutting-edge social media tools and support. All in one place, empowering our military community.

Federal 1-800-342-9647
V-Connections

VConnections is a results oriented non-profit that was established to help meet the needs of veterans living in southern Maryland rural communities by providing services and resources that will give our veterans a greater continuity of care and help facilitate transition back to their communities.

Local (301) 861-3383
Way Station Veteran Program

Way Station, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing compassionate and quality behavioral health care, housing, and employment services to: adults with mental illness, developmental disabilities, and substance addictions; children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral challenges; and veterans with service needs.

(301) 662-0099
Job Seeker's Guide

Ten steps to a Federal Job for Military and Spouses

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