Veteran Services Directory for 211 Central Texas, powered by  

County Veteran Service Officers

Help veterans with the VA.
+ Sometimes financial assistance.
+ Knows veteran-focused resources.
Click here for a list of CVSO contacts.

Military Veteran Peer Network

NO: Financial Assistance
YES: All Mental Health needs
YES: Any need not met by conventional orgs
Click here for MVPN contact info.

Emergency Funds

American Red Cross of Central Texas

Emergency grants and low interest loans for Veterans. Can help with car payment, irregular expenses.

Catholic Charities Central Texas

Large organization providing counseling, disaster response, financial, and legal (immigration) services for veterans and the general population. See their Veteran Services Program for more details.

Catholic Charities Central Texas Veteran Services Program

Services: Short Term Financial Assistance, Mentoring, Counseling Services (family therapy, couples therapy, individual therapy, play therapy and group therapy), Employment/Education Support, Transportation Vouchers, Housing Stabilization, Referrals, and Peer Support Groups.

For: Texas veterans of any era, including those with National Guard, Reservist or Active Duty statuses and veterans with any character of service.

What Counties: Bastrop, Bell, Blanco, Brazos, Burleson, Burnet, Caldwell, Coryell, Falls, Fayette, Hamilton, Hays, Lampasas, Lee, Limestone, Llano, Mason, McLennan, Milam, Mills, Robertson, San Saba, Travis, Washington or Williamson.

Churches Touching Lives for Christ logo Churches Touching Lives for Christ (CTLC)

Evangelical cooperative ministry of churches working together to meet basic human needs needs of people in order to introduce them to Christ.

Families in Crisis, Inc.

Shelter from domestic violence, Homeless Veteran Shelter

Feed My Sheep logo Feed My Sheep

Feed My Sheep is a Temple, Texas faith-based ministry for the homeless and needy of our community.

Salvation Army - Waco

Emergency payments, food and jobs help for veterans and their families

Center Point logo Stability and Self-sufficiency for Women Veterans

Services for women veterans and their families, helps with housing, jobs and transportation.

Texas Center Point Veterans Services

Homelessness, counseling, job training, and financial help. Also specialize in MST and women veterans.

Food

Capital Area Food Bank

Austin Area Food Bank.

Churches Touching Lives for Christ logo Churches Touching Lives for Christ (CTLC)

Evangelical cooperative ministry of churches working together to meet basic human needs needs of people in order to introduce them to Christ.

Feed My Sheep logo Feed My Sheep

Feed My Sheep is a Temple, Texas faith-based ministry for the homeless and needy of our community.

Operation Phantom Support

Food pantry, free birthday cakes for active/vet kids, school supplies, Christmas toys, resale shop, car repairs, community garden in progress

Salvation Army - Waco

Emergency payments, food and jobs help for veterans and their families

Tarrant Area Food Bank

Tarrant county area food bank, helps apply for other services, ref to closer food pantries if needed. 

Furniture & Home Repair

Central Texas Aging, Disability, & Veterans Resource Center

Gateway for veteran services in Central Texas provided by partners such as 211 and United Way.

Family Promise of East Bell County

Homeless Family Services, Furniture for the Homeless. 

Salvation Army - Waco

Emergency payments, food and jobs help for veterans and their families

Job & Business

Churches Touching Lives for Christ logo Churches Touching Lives for Christ (CTLC)

Evangelical cooperative ministry of churches working together to meet basic human needs needs of people in order to introduce them to Christ.

Feed My Sheep logo Feed My Sheep

Feed My Sheep is a Temple, Texas faith-based ministry for the homeless and needy of our community.

Goodwill - Killeen Learning Center

Computer center for job searches, also classes on the basics of computer usage and Microsoft Office usage.

Salvation Army - Waco

Emergency payments, food and jobs help for veterans and their families

County Veteran Service Officers

Name Countysort descending Phone Number
(K.C.) Keeyawnia Hawkins Bell (254)933-5915
Mark Shelton Coryell 254-248-7749
Matthew Reed Lampasas 512-556-8271
Kenneth Janicek Milam 254-697-7031
Duane Rawson Mills 325-451-7619
Charles Van Etten San Saba 325-372-3835