Veteran Services Directory for 211 Bryan, 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

Brazos Valley Cares

Offers emergency funds to veterans, individual grants, and grants to veteran serving organizations.

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

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.

Defenders of Freedom

Provides emergency financial assistance for all OEF/OIF veterans of all service branches, including National Guard.  Serves all discharges except dishonorable (some exceptions).


Brazos Valley Food Bank

Food Bank for the Brazos, Burleson, Robertson, Madison, Grimes and Washington counties

East Texas Food Bank

Regional food bank.

Job & Business

TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

Individual job search from veterans for veterans and resume help for IAV

Mental Health

MHMR Authority of Brazos Valley

Regional MHMR: Hub for MVPN. Provides Mental Health Services, Counseling, Medications, and Coping Skills for Veterans, Military, and all who qualify financially.

MVPN - Brazos Valley Veterans

Connects veterans and military families to small peer support groups staffed by veteran volunteers and other community resources. 

Patriot Paws logo Patriot PAWS of Aggieland

Trains service dogs for disabled veterans

County Veteran Service Officers

Name Countysort descending Phone Number
Johnny Yeppez Brazos 979-361-4360
Franklin Karasek Burleson 979-567-6360
Jay Lafferty Grimes 936-873-4490
Tom Nolen Leon 903/ 536-3666
Danny Singletary Madison 936-348-2244
Chuck Carlson Robertson 979-280-5994
Kenneth Mueller Washington 979-277-6228