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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

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.

Veterans One Stop Heart of Texas Veterans One Stop

Waco One-Stop- peer counseling, homeless services, job services, and so much more!

Salvation Army - Waco

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

Food

Capital Area Food Bank

Austin Area Food Bank.

Mexia Peer Support Center

'One Stop' drop-in for peer support, job, and homelessness help.

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

Salvation Army - Waco

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

Job & Business

Compassion Ministries

Transitional housing for families and single women.

Goodwill - Killeen Learning Center

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

Mexia Peer Support Center

'One Stop' drop-in for peer support, job, and homelessness help.

Salvation Army - Waco

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

County Veteran Service Officers

Name Countysort descending Phone Number
Jody Crawford Bosque 254-723-1128
James Silvio Bosque 806/ 472-3490
TBD TBD Falls 254-743-0549
Fonzell Nealy Sr. Freestone 254-739-2776
Bradley Orban Hill 254-582-4074
C. Don Beene Limestone 254-562-6288
Steve Hernandez McLennan 254-297-7171