The following sites provide additional resources for veterans and their families.


National VA Homeless Hotline – 24 Hour
Toll Free at 1-877-424-3838

Veterans Crisis Line

Local VA Suicide Prevention Coordinators

Veterans Crisis Line – 24 Hour
Toll Free at 988, Press 1

Change Direction: Give An Hour Campaign – Know the Five Signs!

Florida Veterans Support Line
1-844-MyFLVet (693-5838) or 211

Hope for Healing Florida

The Recovery Village

VA Caregiver Support Line

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS)
TAPS 24/7 Survivor Helpline: 800-959-TAPS (8277)

New VA Online Discharge Upgrade Tool

A web-based tool that will provide customized guidance to veterans who desire to upgrade or change the conditions of their military discharge.

Employment & Business Services

Florida Association of Veteran Owned Businesses (FAVOB)

Employ Florida Vets

Florida State Veterans’ Homes Recruitment

Florida Veterans’ Business Assistance

Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

Salute our Soldiers Military Loan Program

Veterans Retraining Assistance Program

VOW to Hire Heroes Act 2011

Veterans Florida Career Services

Veterans’ Benefits

Florida Veterans’ Benefits Guide

Post-9/11 GI Bill and Veteran Education Benefits

Federal Benefits for Veterans & Dependents Guide

VA Claims Information

Advantage Florida Military Benefits Guide

VA Website for Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry

Social Security Benefits for Veterans


Florida Hometown Heroes Housing Program

Veterans’ Resources

VA Video Connect

VA Online Discharge Upgrade Tool

Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Military and Veterans Assistance Program (MVAP)

Florida Veterans Legal Helpline
(866) 486-6161

Financial Frontlines Program

Small Business Program

Locate Military Records

National Resource Directory

Veterans Health Matters Magazine, Publications and Products

Serve Save Succeed Program

SHINE – Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders
Florida Department of Elder Affairs

Military One Source

The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Visit Florida Travel Information for Veterans

Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services – Veterans webpage

Riverside Recovery of Tampa
Veteran Affairs Community Care Network (CCN) (

VA Debt Management Center

National Veterans Financial Resource Center

Veterans’ Legal Resources

National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP)

The Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Military Pro Bono Project

Bay Area Legal Services

American Bar Association

Women Veterans

Homeless Women Veterans

VA Center for Women Veterans

VA creates National Women Veterans Oncology System of Excellence in fight against breast cancer

VA Hotline on Health Care and Benefits for Women Veterans
1-855-VA-WOMEN (1-855-829-6636)

Women Veterans Health Care

Other Departments and Agencies

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Office of Servicemembers Affairs

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Employment Opportunities

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services – Operation Outdoor Freedom

Florida Defense Alliance

Florida Defense Support Task Force

Florida Department of Military Affairs

Florida Veterans Foundation

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Veterans Florida

Index of all State/Territory Departments of Veterans Affairs Offices


National Association of State Directors of Veterans Affairs

Returning Service Members

Returning Service Members Mental Health Support

Veterans & Mesothelioma

Hope for Healing Florida, mental health and substance abuse campaign

Florida Military License Plates

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