Afghan conflict resource article from Wounded Warrior Project link below.
If you’re A Veteran in Crisis Or Are Concerned About One Call 1-800-273-8255 and PRESS 1
The Veterans Crisis Line is also available by text at 838255
Qualified VA responders are standing by 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Learn more about the Veterans Crisis Line and how to know when to call: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/about/when-to-call
Additional Resources for Service Members & their Families
If you are a combat Veteran or family member and would like to speak to someone about your military experience or any other concerns about readjustment to civilian life, call the Vet Centers (Readjustment Counseling) at 1-877-WAR-VETS or visit https://www.vetcenter.va.gov/media/Call-Center-PSA.asp
For Veteran support and connections to your community resources, call 1-844-MyFLVet (693-5838) or visit https://www.myflvet.com/
Peer support for active duty service members, National Guard members, reservists, veterans and their families or caregivers, call Vets4Warriors at 1-855-838-8255 or visit https://www.vets4warriors.com/connect/
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Helpline is another resource if you need support, call 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) or visit https://nami.org/help
Florida Governor’s Challenge to Prevent Suicide Among Service Members, Veterans and their Families – www.SaveFLVets.org
VA Mental Health Services Guide – This guide will help you sign up and access mental health services.
MakeTheConnection.net – Information, resources, and Veteran-to-Veteran videos for challenging life events and experiences with mental health issues.
RallyPoint – Talk to other Veterans online. Discuss: What are your feelings as the Taliban reclaim Afghanistan after 20 years of US involvement?
Download VA’s self-help apps – Tools to help deal with common reactions like, stress, sadness, and anxiety. You can also track your symptoms over time.
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) – Request a Peer Mentor
VA Women Veterans Call Center – Call or text 1-855-829-6636 (M-F 8AM – 10PM & SAT 8AM – 6:30PM ET)
VA Caregiver Support Line – Call 1-855-260-3274 (M-F 8AM – 10PM & SAT 8AM – 5PM ET)
For Miami-Dade Veterans, your local Mission United Miami team is also available Monday – Friday from 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM by phone 305-646-7130 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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