Featured in the film, The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring VA responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, and text-messaging service. Veterans and their families and friends can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
MentalHealth.gov provides U.S. Government information and resources related to mental health. Click here to find resources for Service Members, Veterans and their Families and U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs Mental Health Resources.
IAVA is the country’s first and largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving the lives of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families. With more than 270,000 members and supporters, IAVA is out in front and fighting for our veterans, just like they fought for our country. IAVA focuses on urgent issues like health, education, employment and community primarily through assistance, advocacy and awareness. By connecting service-members with valuable resources, IAVA hopes to build an empowered generation of veterans that can become leaders in their communities.
The mission of Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is to honor and empower wounded warriors. WWP’s purpose is to raise awareness and to enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs. WWP is a national, nonpartisan organization headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.