Collin County Veteran Resource Guide

Veterans County Service Officers

Veterans County Service Officers help veterans apply with the VA for free. Local expert help.

The Military Veteran Peer Network

Fellow veterans who are there to listen and help. More information.

Emergency Funds

2-1-1 Help for all Texans

State-wide resources for all Texans and veterans. Help areas from: mental/physical health, rent & utilities, and more.

211
877-541-7905
Allen Community Outreach

Food pantry, clothing closet, prescription assistance, and emergency funds for rent and utilities in Collin County. 

972-727-9131
American GI Forum - National Veterans Outreach Program

Jobs help, homeless help, transportation help, emergency funds, weatherization for homes of veterans around El Paso.

210-223-4088
American Red Cross Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex

Services to the Armed Forces provides emergency funds to military and retirees, and information and referral services.

214-678-4800
Assistance Center of Collin County - Community Assistance Emergency funds, case management, and financial education for those in a documentable crisis. 972-422-1850
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
Community Lifeline Center

Help with emergency needs like housing, utilities, food, medical and prescription expenses, and clothing.

972-542-0020
Community Services, Inc.

Emergency funds, food, home weatherization services, and transportation help for residents of Anderson, Collin, Denton, Ellis, Henderson, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall, and Van Zandt counties.

(903) 872-2401
Endeavors, Inc. - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas. As of 2018-04-23, emergency financial aid is only for VASH clients.

210-431-6466 ext. 117
Frisco Family Services - Emergency Funds

Emergency financial assistance, gas cards, and holiday presents for all City of Frisco residents.

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Food Pantry

Client choice food pantry for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Transportation

Gas cards for work or job interviews for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
Operation Homefront of Texas

Emergency funds for OEF/OIF military families and families of veterans, needs must be directly due to post 9/11/ service. Energency funds, food, home repair, critical baby items, home appliances, auto repair, furniture, local moves

210-659-7756
Recovery Resource Council - Enduring Families

Free therapy for veterans and their families in a dedicated facility just for veterans. 

(817) 332-6329
St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church

Emergency funds, food, and help navigating the system to all in need, provided by the parish chapter of the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

972-423-1877 ext. 3

Employment and Business

Achieve

Job placement assistance and forklift certification training for veterans in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Kaufman, Rockwall, and Tarrant Counties. Financial assistance available if related to work equipment.

(214) 637-2911
Allies in Service - Warrior Mentorship Program

Serve our warriors and their families as they reintegrate back into our Dallas community.

214-438-6358
American GI Forum - National Veterans Outreach Program

Jobs help, homeless help, transportation help, emergency funds, weatherization for homes of veterans around El Paso.

210-223-4088
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Job Services and Placement Programs

Job training, resume adjustment, and job search help for all in need

214-638-2800 ext.166
Steel Hope - Life Coaching Program

Life coaching for veterans to help them meet their goals.

817-689-9339
Texas Rural Water Foundation - Veteran Employment Program

Recruiting veterans to work in the water and wastewater utility industry.

(512) 472-8591
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

Women Veteran's Center in the heart of Dallas- Socialize and find Entrepreneurial servies.

Volunteers of America Texas - Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP) Reintegrates homeless veterans into jobs and support services, such as vocational training, career counseling, and case management to find other needed resources.  832-493-7244

Transportation

Community Services, Inc.

Emergency funds, food, home weatherization services, and transportation help for residents of Anderson, Collin, Denton, Ellis, Henderson, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall, and Van Zandt counties.

(903) 872-2401
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Travel Ambassador Program

Help with planning a trip, purchasing tickets, and using the Dallas public bus and rail system. One-on-one coaching and group classes available.

214-828-8588
Frisco Family Services - Food Pantry

Client choice food pantry for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
My Ride North Texas

Coalition of organizations and volunteers to transport veterans around North Texas.

On the Road Lending

For individuals with low credit scores, car loans for new/lightly used, fuel efficient and dependable cars, and personal financial coaching for the life of the loan.

214-226-2542
Operation Homefront of Texas

Emergency funds for OEF/OIF military families and families of veterans, needs must be directly due to post 9/11/ service. Energency funds, food, home repair, critical baby items, home appliances, auto repair, furniture, local moves

210-659-7756

Social Groups

Adaptive Training Foundation

Empowers those with physical disabilities to transform their lives through exercise and community.

(214) 432-1070
Circle Y Yoga Ranch - Lone Star Yoga Warriors

Weekly free yoga classes for active military, reservists, veterans, first responders and family members.  Donations accepted. 

940-859-9464
Dallas Warriors Hockey

For Veterans- Play hockey with Dallas Area Vets- Free, disabilities accomodated!

Fleet Reserve Association - 011 - Fort Worth

Non-profit, represents Marine, Navy, and Coast Guard Reserve & Fleet Reserve at congress.

Heroes Sports - DFW

Recreational sports league for Veterans & their families in San Antonio, Texas.

785-979-9956
Korean War Veterans Association - Sam Johnson - 270

Connect with Korean War Veterans and supporters for information, advocacy, and camaraderie

972-359-2936
RWB - Team Red, White, and Blue - Dallas/Fort Worth

Regular fitness activities, social gatherings, and community service events with other veterans. 

The Mission Continues

OEF/OIF Veterans awarded fellowships help rebuild their communities. In Houston, Dallas, Austin & San Antonio.

210-528-0534
Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

Women Veteran's Center in the heart of Dallas- Socialize and find Entrepreneurial servies.

Warrior Spirit Project

Promotes healing and restoration by offering yoga and meditation classes, training pit bulls to be service dogs, and encouraging community gardens.

972-765-4071

Legal

Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program

Free civil legal help, no tickets or criminal.

(214) 243-2236
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

Free help in civil legal cases for financially qualifying veterans.  Multiple locations. 

888-529-5277
Texas C-Bar

For Nonprofits working on incorporating into a 501c3, pro bono legal assistance with 501c3 application

Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Provides free assistance with federal appeals for Veterans Claims & Discharge Upgrades to Veterans, their family members, and survivors. 

(888) 838-7727
Veterans Court - Collin County

Provides alternative to traditional criminal prosecution and treatment to combat veterans whose injuries resulted in offenses.

469-974-7731

Medical

Allen Community Outreach

Food pantry, clothing closet, prescription assistance, and emergency funds for rent and utilities in Collin County. 

972-727-9131
Carry The Load

Patriotic events to honor those military members who have gone before and raise funds for veteran-serving nonprofits.

(214) 723-6068
Collin College - Veterans Resource Center

Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Resource Center also connects students with other veterans and transition resources like counseling. 

Collin County

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

(972) 562-0190
Collin County Meals on Wheels

Food deliveries for the aged & disabled in Collin County.

972-562??6996
Community Lifeline Center

Help with emergency needs like housing, utilities, food, medical and prescription expenses, and clothing.

972-542-0020
DFW Canines for Veterans

Service Dogs, free to vets with PTSD & TBI disability diagnosis, will train your dog or provide dog.

(682) 304-4310
Endeavors, Inc. - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas. As of 2018-04-23, emergency financial aid is only for VASH clients.

210-431-6466 ext. 117
Equest - Hooves for Heroes

Free equine assisted therapy and therapeutic horsemanship for honorably discharged veterans and their families.

972-412-1099
Equine Connection Counseling - Operation Hoofbeat Low-cost and free therapy through Wings of Hope Equitherapy. 682-334-3784
Family Promise of Collin County

Housing for homeless families up to 90 days in partnership with Collin County religious congregations.

972-442-6966
Grace After Fire - Table Talk: Color Me Camo

Free peer support groups for female veterans in Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos

1-888-737-3112
Green Oaks

For-profit- psychiatric treatment facility, accepts tricare

972-991-9504
Heroes on the Water

Therapeutic water programs for injured military and veterans.

214-295-4541
HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

County insurance for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

Honor Courage Commitment, Inc.

Entrepreneurship training, mentoring, and community service for veterans. 

214-431-3834
Honor Courage Commitment, Inc. - Fellowship Program

Peer support group for veterans.

214-431-3834
LifePath Systems

 Provides Peer groups, Counseling, Medications, and Coping Skills for Veterans, and all who qualify financially.

(972) 562-0190
Magdalen House

Free women-only 14 day in-patient detox from alcohol- AA based.

214-324-9261
Marriage Management, Inc.

Free, confidential relationship building for Military, Vets and their families

682-730-1818
817-465-1001
Pastoral Counseling Center

Faith-based counseling for veterans and families in the Dallas area. Sliding scale/reduced cost. 20 locations in North Texas.

214-526-4525
Primary Health Care Services Program

State primary care for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

800-222-3986 Ext. 5922
Project MEND Veterans Program

Medical equipment and assistive technology for Texas veterans and their family members.

210-223-6363
REACH - Resource Centers on Independent Living

Tools to assist with independent living for those with disabilities

214-630-4796
Recovery Resource Council - Enduring Families

Free therapy for veterans and their families in a dedicated facility just for veterans. 

(817) 332-6329
Russell Freeman Foundation - Pride House

Nonprofit Sober Living House for the LGBTQIA community. Cost is $1500 a month plus $300 move in fee

4692131380
Shiloh Place

Assistance for all single mothers with housing, childcare, and tuition assistance for up to two years. 

214-218-0336
STARRY Counseling - Stephenville

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children.

254-434-5232
800-440-9789
STARRY Counseling – McKinney

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children. Free counseling for military families.

469-617-7476
800-440-9789
Stay the Course Veteran Services

Counseling for individuals, couples, families, and children. At least first six sessions free, after that sliding scale from $10-$70/session.

682-990-6242
Steel Hope - Life Coaching Program

Life coaching for veterans to help them meet their goals.

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Peer Support Group

Individual and Group therapy for veterans

817-689-9339
Surmounters of Texas

Free horse-supported counseling for veterans.  No riding required. 

817-297-9292
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

Free brain performance training for warriors, their spouses, and caregivers. 

972-883-3418
VA - Beeville Community Based Outpatient Clinics

VA Outpatient clinic in Beeville, TX

361-358-9912
VA - Denton Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC)

VA Outpatient Clinic in Denton

940-891-6350
VA - Fort Worth Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic in Fort Worth

800-443-9672
817-730-0000
VA - North Texas Health Care System

Operates VA hospitals and clinics at mulitple locations in Dallas, Ft. Worth, Bonham, Denton, and McKinney.  Serves veterans in 38 North Texas counties. 

800-849-3597
214-742-8387
VA - Plano Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic Plano, TX

972-801-4200
Warrior Spirit Project

Promotes healing and restoration by offering yoga and meditation classes, training pit bulls to be service dogs, and encouraging community gardens.

972-765-4071
Wounded Warrior Project

Mental health and VA claims assistance for veterans

210-569-0300
888.997.2586

Women Veterans

2-1-1 Help for all Texans

State-wide resources for all Texans and veterans. Help areas from: mental/physical health, rent & utilities, and more.

211
877-541-7905
About Face Research

Examines the best type of vocational rehabilitation for veterans with felonies and mental illness or substance dependence.

214-857-2571
Achieve

Job placement assistance and forklift certification training for veterans in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Kaufman, Rockwall, and Tarrant Counties. Financial assistance available if related to work equipment.

(214) 637-2911
Adaptive Training Foundation

Empowers those with physical disabilities to transform their lives through exercise and community.

(214) 432-1070
Allen Community Outreach

Food pantry, clothing closet, prescription assistance, and emergency funds for rent and utilities in Collin County. 

972-727-9131
Allies in Service - Warrior Mentorship Program

Serve our warriors and their families as they reintegrate back into our Dallas community.

214-438-6358
American GI Forum - National Veterans Outreach Program

Jobs help, homeless help, transportation help, emergency funds, weatherization for homes of veterans around El Paso.

210-223-4088
American Red Cross Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex

Services to the Armed Forces provides emergency funds to military and retirees, and information and referral services.

214-678-4800
Assistance Center of Collin County - Community Assistance Emergency funds, case management, and financial education for those in a documentable crisis. 972-422-1850
Attitudes and Attire

Work Clothing and Professional Development for women.

(214) 630-1667
BedStart

Free furniture for anyone in need in the Dallas area

Carry The Load

Patriotic events to honor those military members who have gone before and raise funds for veteran-serving nonprofits.

(214) 723-6068
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
Circle Y Yoga Ranch - Lone Star Yoga Warriors

Weekly free yoga classes for active military, reservists, veterans, first responders and family members.  Donations accepted. 

940-859-9464
Collin College - Veterans Resource Center

Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Resource Center also connects students with other veterans and transition resources like counseling. 

Collin County

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

(972) 562-0190
Collin County - Veterans Services Office

Provides help to Collin County residents with VA and state benefit claims.

972-881-3060
Collin County Meals on Wheels

Food deliveries for the aged & disabled in Collin County.

972-562??6996
Community Lifeline Center

Help with emergency needs like housing, utilities, food, medical and prescription expenses, and clothing.

972-542-0020
Community Services, Inc.

Emergency funds, food, home weatherization services, and transportation help for residents of Anderson, Collin, Denton, Ellis, Henderson, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall, and Van Zandt counties.

(903) 872-2401
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater San Antonio

Home buying counseling, financial counseling.

800-550-1961
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Travel Ambassador Program

Help with planning a trip, purchasing tickets, and using the Dallas public bus and rail system. One-on-one coaching and group classes available.

214-828-8588
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Cedar Valley College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-860-8219
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Eastfield College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-860-7340
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - El Centro - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  214-860-2113
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Mountain View College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  214-860-3640
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - North Lake College - Veterans Services Office Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-273-3169
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Richland College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-238-3778
Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program

Free civil legal help, no tickets or criminal.

(214) 243-2236
Dallas Warriors Hockey

For Veterans- Play hockey with Dallas Area Vets- Free, disabilities accomodated!

DFW Canines for Veterans

Service Dogs, free to vets with PTSD & TBI disability diagnosis, will train your dog or provide dog.

(682) 304-4310
Dress for Success - Dallas

Free career clothing for women, along with leadership training and job retention techniques. 

(972) 392-9770
Endeavors, Inc. - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas. As of 2018-04-23, emergency financial aid is only for VASH clients.

210-431-6466 ext. 117
Equest - Hooves for Heroes

Free equine assisted therapy and therapeutic horsemanship for honorably discharged veterans and their families.

972-412-1099
Equine Connection Counseling - Operation Hoofbeat Low-cost and free therapy through Wings of Hope Equitherapy. 682-334-3784
Family Promise of Collin County

Housing for homeless families up to 90 days in partnership with Collin County religious congregations.

972-442-6966
Fleet Reserve Association - 011 - Fort Worth

Non-profit, represents Marine, Navy, and Coast Guard Reserve & Fleet Reserve at congress.

Frisco Family Services - Emergency Funds

Emergency financial assistance, gas cards, and holiday presents for all City of Frisco residents.

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Food Pantry

Client choice food pantry for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Transportation

Gas cards for work or job interviews for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Adult Basic Education

Adult education in math, communication, computer, financial literacy, and reading comprehension skills.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Computer Literacy

Six-week course providing basic business computer literacy through hands-on instruction.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Financial Literacy

Financial counseling for those in the Dallas Area.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Job Services and Placement Programs

Job training, resume adjustment, and job search help for all in need

214-638-2800 ext.166
Grace After Fire - Table Talk: Color Me Camo

Free peer support groups for female veterans in Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos

1-888-737-3112
Green Oaks

For-profit- psychiatric treatment facility, accepts tricare

972-991-9504
GreenPath Financial Wellness

For vets and their families, free credit counseling, debt counseling, personalized budget counseling, home pre-purchase counseling, reverse mortgage counseling, and bankruptcy counseling and education. Also provides debt consolidation plans, which are not free.

(866) 648-8122
Heroes on the Water

Therapeutic water programs for injured military and veterans.

214-295-4541
Heroes Sports - DFW

Recreational sports league for Veterans & their families in San Antonio, Texas.

785-979-9956
HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

County insurance for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

Honor Courage Commitment, Inc.

Entrepreneurship training, mentoring, and community service for veterans. 

214-431-3834
Honor Courage Commitment, Inc. - Fellowship Program

Peer support group for veterans.

214-431-3834
Honor Veterans Now

Partners with Meals on Wheels to provide food for disabled & retired veterans under 60 across Texas.

(830) 992-3375
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Korean War Veterans Association - Sam Johnson - 270

Connect with Korean War Veterans and supporters for information, advocacy, and camaraderie

972-359-2936
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

Free help in civil legal cases for financially qualifying veterans.  Multiple locations. 

888-529-5277
LifePath Systems

 Provides Peer groups, Counseling, Medications, and Coping Skills for Veterans, and all who qualify financially.

(972) 562-0190
Magdalen House

Free women-only 14 day in-patient detox from alcohol- AA based.

214-324-9261
Marriage Management, Inc.

Free, confidential relationship building for Military, Vets and their families

682-730-1818
817-465-1001
Medisend College - General Richard B. Myers Veterans Program

Private vocational medical technology college that accepts the GI Bill.  Accelerated training.  Priority to post-9/11 veterans.

214.575.5006 ext.103
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
My Ride North Texas

Coalition of organizations and volunteers to transport veterans around North Texas.

North Central Texas College

Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Also has a Department of Veterans Affairs to help with benefit questions.

North Dallas Shared Ministries - Food Pantry

Food pantry serving 21 ZIP codes in North Dallas.   

(214) 358-8700
North Texas Food Bank

Food bank for Plano, Dallas and N Texas

214-269-0906
NPower - TechCareer Accelerator

Intensive six-week training program in cloud-based IT help desk software.

214-421-1821
NPower - Technology Service Corps

Intensive technical training and tech certification.

214-421-1800
On the Road Lending

For individuals with low credit scores, car loans for new/lightly used, fuel efficient and dependable cars, and personal financial coaching for the life of the loan.

214-226-2542
Operation Homefront of Texas

Emergency funds for OEF/OIF military families and families of veterans, needs must be directly due to post 9/11/ service. Energency funds, food, home repair, critical baby items, home appliances, auto repair, furniture, local moves

210-659-7756
Pastoral Counseling Center

Faith-based counseling for veterans and families in the Dallas area. Sliding scale/reduced cost. 20 locations in North Texas.

214-526-4525
Primary Health Care Services Program

State primary care for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

800-222-3986 Ext. 5922
Project MEND Veterans Program

Medical equipment and assistive technology for Texas veterans and their family members.

210-223-6363
REACH - Resource Centers on Independent Living

Tools to assist with independent living for those with disabilities

214-630-4796
Rebuilding Together North Texas - Homes4Heroes

Home repairs or modifications for veterans and their families.  

972-245-6900
Rebuilding Together North Texas - Safe & Healthy Home Program

Modifications for home safety for the elderly and disabled.

972-245-6900
Recovery Resource Council - Enduring Families

Free therapy for veterans and their families in a dedicated facility just for veterans. 

(817) 332-6329
Russell Freeman Foundation - Pride House

Nonprofit Sober Living House for the LGBTQIA community. Cost is $1500 a month plus $300 move in fee

4692131380
RWB - Team Red, White, and Blue - Dallas/Fort Worth

Regular fitness activities, social gatherings, and community service events with other veterans. 

Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Food Pantry

Food pantry operating at multiple locations around North Texas.

817-344-1800
Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Veterans Programs

Housing to transition from homelessness with case management for up to two years.

214-424-7050
Shiloh Place

Assistance for all single mothers with housing, childcare, and tuition assistance for up to two years. 

214-218-0336
Southern Methodist University (SMU)

Private university accepting GI Bill and offering a student veteran office connecting veterans with resources. 

214-768-4797
Southern Methodist University - Continuing and Professional Education (CAPE)

Private university accepting GI Bill and MyCAA funding.  Full range of professional development and certificate programs in dozens of fields, although not all programs are current eligible under the GI Bill.

214-768-2273
972-473-3467
St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church

Emergency funds, food, and help navigating the system to all in need, provided by the parish chapter of the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

972-423-1877 ext. 3
STARRY Counseling - Stephenville

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children.

254-434-5232
800-440-9789
STARRY Counseling – McKinney

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children. Free counseling for military families.

469-617-7476
800-440-9789
Stay the Course Veteran Services

Counseling for individuals, couples, families, and children. At least first six sessions free, after that sliding scale from $10-$70/session.

682-990-6242
Steel Hope - Feeding The Homeless & Seed Of Hope

Food cart for the homeless. Every 5th Saturday of the month.

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Life Coaching Program

Life coaching for veterans to help them meet their goals.

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Peer Support Group

Individual and Group therapy for veterans

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Steel Free

Individual and Group therapy for incarcerated veterans

817-689-9339
Surmounters of Texas

Free horse-supported counseling for veterans.  No riding required. 

817-297-9292
Tarrant County College (TCC) - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. Also offers short-course technical programs.  Multiple locations in Tarrant County. 817-515-1620
Texas C-Bar

For Nonprofits working on incorporating into a 501c3, pro bono legal assistance with 501c3 application

Texas Rural Water Foundation - Veteran Employment Program

Recruiting veterans to work in the water and wastewater utility industry.

(512) 472-8591
Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) Education

Administers Hazlewood act, assists veterans with educational opportunities

512-463-3168
Texas Wesleyan University

Private university accepting GI Bill.  Some additional tuition benefits may be available. 

817-531-4420
The Mission Continues

OEF/OIF Veterans awarded fellowships help rebuild their communities. In Houston, Dallas, Austin & San Antonio.

210-528-0534
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

Free brain performance training for warriors, their spouses, and caregivers. 

972-883-3418
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
University of North Texas Health Science Center Public university accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 817-735-7652
817-735-2483
VA - Beeville Community Based Outpatient Clinics

VA Outpatient clinic in Beeville, TX

361-358-9912
VA - Denton Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC)

VA Outpatient Clinic in Denton

940-891-6350
VA - Fort Worth Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic in Fort Worth

800-443-9672
817-730-0000
VA - North Texas Health Care System

Operates VA hospitals and clinics at mulitple locations in Dallas, Ft. Worth, Bonham, Denton, and McKinney.  Serves veterans in 38 North Texas counties. 

800-849-3597
214-742-8387
VA - Plano Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic Plano, TX

972-801-4200
Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

Women Veteran's Center in the heart of Dallas- Socialize and find Entrepreneurial servies.

Veterans Center of North Texas (VCONT)

All-volunteer organization provides central point of contact for Veterans and their families to learn about benefits and services available in North Texas, and information, referral and consultation. 

214-600-2966
Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Provides free assistance with federal appeals for Veterans Claims & Discharge Upgrades to Veterans, their family members, and survivors. 

(888) 838-7727
Veterans Court - Collin County

Provides alternative to traditional criminal prosecution and treatment to combat veterans whose injuries resulted in offenses.

469-974-7731
VLB - TexVetLoan

State office providing land sales to veterans the 'texvet loan' is not affiliated with TexVet.org.

800-252-8387
Volunteers of America Texas - Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP) Reintegrates homeless veterans into jobs and support services, such as vocational training, career counseling, and case management to find other needed resources.  832-493-7244
Warrior Spirit Project

Promotes healing and restoration by offering yoga and meditation classes, training pit bulls to be service dogs, and encouraging community gardens.

972-765-4071
Wounded Warrior Project

Mental health and VA claims assistance for veterans

210-569-0300
888.997.2586

Military Transition

2-1-1 Help for all Texans

State-wide resources for all Texans and veterans. Help areas from: mental/physical health, rent & utilities, and more.

211
877-541-7905
About Face Research

Examines the best type of vocational rehabilitation for veterans with felonies and mental illness or substance dependence.

214-857-2571
Achieve

Job placement assistance and forklift certification training for veterans in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Kaufman, Rockwall, and Tarrant Counties. Financial assistance available if related to work equipment.

(214) 637-2911
Adaptive Training Foundation

Empowers those with physical disabilities to transform their lives through exercise and community.

(214) 432-1070
Allen Community Outreach

Food pantry, clothing closet, prescription assistance, and emergency funds for rent and utilities in Collin County. 

972-727-9131
Allies in Service - Warrior Mentorship Program

Serve our warriors and their families as they reintegrate back into our Dallas community.

214-438-6358
American GI Forum - National Veterans Outreach Program

Jobs help, homeless help, transportation help, emergency funds, weatherization for homes of veterans around El Paso.

210-223-4088
American Red Cross Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex

Services to the Armed Forces provides emergency funds to military and retirees, and information and referral services.

214-678-4800
Assistance Center of Collin County - Community Assistance Emergency funds, case management, and financial education for those in a documentable crisis. 972-422-1850
Attitudes and Attire

Work Clothing and Professional Development for women.

(214) 630-1667
BedStart

Free furniture for anyone in need in the Dallas area

Carry The Load

Patriotic events to honor those military members who have gone before and raise funds for veteran-serving nonprofits.

(214) 723-6068
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
Circle Y Yoga Ranch - Lone Star Yoga Warriors

Weekly free yoga classes for active military, reservists, veterans, first responders and family members.  Donations accepted. 

940-859-9464
Collin College - Veterans Resource Center

Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Resource Center also connects students with other veterans and transition resources like counseling. 

Collin County

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

(972) 562-0190
Collin County - Veterans Services Office

Provides help to Collin County residents with VA and state benefit claims.

972-881-3060
Collin County Meals on Wheels

Food deliveries for the aged & disabled in Collin County.

972-562??6996
Community Lifeline Center

Help with emergency needs like housing, utilities, food, medical and prescription expenses, and clothing.

972-542-0020
Community Services, Inc.

Emergency funds, food, home weatherization services, and transportation help for residents of Anderson, Collin, Denton, Ellis, Henderson, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall, and Van Zandt counties.

(903) 872-2401
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater San Antonio

Home buying counseling, financial counseling.

800-550-1961
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Travel Ambassador Program

Help with planning a trip, purchasing tickets, and using the Dallas public bus and rail system. One-on-one coaching and group classes available.

214-828-8588
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Cedar Valley College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-860-8219
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Eastfield College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-860-7340
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - El Centro - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  214-860-2113
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Mountain View College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  214-860-3640
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - North Lake College - Veterans Services Office Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-273-3169
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Richland College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-238-3778
Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program

Free civil legal help, no tickets or criminal.

(214) 243-2236
Dallas Warriors Hockey

For Veterans- Play hockey with Dallas Area Vets- Free, disabilities accomodated!

DFW Canines for Veterans

Service Dogs, free to vets with PTSD & TBI disability diagnosis, will train your dog or provide dog.

(682) 304-4310
Dress for Success - Dallas

Free career clothing for women, along with leadership training and job retention techniques. 

(972) 392-9770
Endeavors, Inc. - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas. As of 2018-04-23, emergency financial aid is only for VASH clients.

210-431-6466 ext. 117
Equest - Hooves for Heroes

Free equine assisted therapy and therapeutic horsemanship for honorably discharged veterans and their families.

972-412-1099
Equine Connection Counseling - Operation Hoofbeat Low-cost and free therapy through Wings of Hope Equitherapy. 682-334-3784
Family Promise of Collin County

Housing for homeless families up to 90 days in partnership with Collin County religious congregations.

972-442-6966
Fleet Reserve Association - 011 - Fort Worth

Non-profit, represents Marine, Navy, and Coast Guard Reserve & Fleet Reserve at congress.

Frisco Family Services - Emergency Funds

Emergency financial assistance, gas cards, and holiday presents for all City of Frisco residents.

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Food Pantry

Client choice food pantry for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Transportation

Gas cards for work or job interviews for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Adult Basic Education

Adult education in math, communication, computer, financial literacy, and reading comprehension skills.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Computer Literacy

Six-week course providing basic business computer literacy through hands-on instruction.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Financial Literacy

Financial counseling for those in the Dallas Area.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Job Services and Placement Programs

Job training, resume adjustment, and job search help for all in need

214-638-2800 ext.166
Grace After Fire - Table Talk: Color Me Camo

Free peer support groups for female veterans in Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos

1-888-737-3112
Green Oaks

For-profit- psychiatric treatment facility, accepts tricare

972-991-9504
GreenPath Financial Wellness

For vets and their families, free credit counseling, debt counseling, personalized budget counseling, home pre-purchase counseling, reverse mortgage counseling, and bankruptcy counseling and education. Also provides debt consolidation plans, which are not free.

(866) 648-8122
Heroes on the Water

Therapeutic water programs for injured military and veterans.

214-295-4541
Heroes Sports - DFW

Recreational sports league for Veterans & their families in San Antonio, Texas.

785-979-9956
HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

County insurance for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

Honor Courage Commitment, Inc.

Entrepreneurship training, mentoring, and community service for veterans. 

214-431-3834
Honor Courage Commitment, Inc. - Fellowship Program

Peer support group for veterans.

214-431-3834
Honor Veterans Now

Partners with Meals on Wheels to provide food for disabled & retired veterans under 60 across Texas.

(830) 992-3375
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Korean War Veterans Association - Sam Johnson - 270

Connect with Korean War Veterans and supporters for information, advocacy, and camaraderie

972-359-2936
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

Free help in civil legal cases for financially qualifying veterans.  Multiple locations. 

888-529-5277
LifePath Systems

 Provides Peer groups, Counseling, Medications, and Coping Skills for Veterans, and all who qualify financially.

(972) 562-0190
Magdalen House

Free women-only 14 day in-patient detox from alcohol- AA based.

214-324-9261
Marriage Management, Inc.

Free, confidential relationship building for Military, Vets and their families

682-730-1818
817-465-1001
Medisend College - General Richard B. Myers Veterans Program

Private vocational medical technology college that accepts the GI Bill.  Accelerated training.  Priority to post-9/11 veterans.

214.575.5006 ext.103
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
My Ride North Texas

Coalition of organizations and volunteers to transport veterans around North Texas.

North Central Texas College

Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Also has a Department of Veterans Affairs to help with benefit questions.

North Dallas Shared Ministries - Food Pantry

Food pantry serving 21 ZIP codes in North Dallas.   

(214) 358-8700
North Texas Food Bank

Food bank for Plano, Dallas and N Texas

214-269-0906
NPower - TechCareer Accelerator

Intensive six-week training program in cloud-based IT help desk software.

214-421-1821
NPower - Technology Service Corps

Intensive technical training and tech certification.

214-421-1800
On the Road Lending

For individuals with low credit scores, car loans for new/lightly used, fuel efficient and dependable cars, and personal financial coaching for the life of the loan.

214-226-2542
Operation Homefront of Texas

Emergency funds for OEF/OIF military families and families of veterans, needs must be directly due to post 9/11/ service. Energency funds, food, home repair, critical baby items, home appliances, auto repair, furniture, local moves

210-659-7756
Pastoral Counseling Center

Faith-based counseling for veterans and families in the Dallas area. Sliding scale/reduced cost. 20 locations in North Texas.

214-526-4525
Primary Health Care Services Program

State primary care for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

800-222-3986 Ext. 5922
Project MEND Veterans Program

Medical equipment and assistive technology for Texas veterans and their family members.

210-223-6363
REACH - Resource Centers on Independent Living

Tools to assist with independent living for those with disabilities

214-630-4796
Rebuilding Together North Texas - Homes4Heroes

Home repairs or modifications for veterans and their families.  

972-245-6900
Rebuilding Together North Texas - Safe & Healthy Home Program

Modifications for home safety for the elderly and disabled.

972-245-6900
Recovery Resource Council - Enduring Families

Free therapy for veterans and their families in a dedicated facility just for veterans. 

(817) 332-6329
Russell Freeman Foundation - Pride House

Nonprofit Sober Living House for the LGBTQIA community. Cost is $1500 a month plus $300 move in fee

4692131380
RWB - Team Red, White, and Blue - Dallas/Fort Worth

Regular fitness activities, social gatherings, and community service events with other veterans. 

Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Food Pantry

Food pantry operating at multiple locations around North Texas.

817-344-1800
Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Veterans Programs

Housing to transition from homelessness with case management for up to two years.

214-424-7050
Shiloh Place

Assistance for all single mothers with housing, childcare, and tuition assistance for up to two years. 

214-218-0336
Southern Methodist University (SMU)

Private university accepting GI Bill and offering a student veteran office connecting veterans with resources. 

214-768-4797
Southern Methodist University - Continuing and Professional Education (CAPE)

Private university accepting GI Bill and MyCAA funding.  Full range of professional development and certificate programs in dozens of fields, although not all programs are current eligible under the GI Bill.

214-768-2273
972-473-3467
St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church

Emergency funds, food, and help navigating the system to all in need, provided by the parish chapter of the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

972-423-1877 ext. 3
STARRY Counseling - Stephenville

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children.

254-434-5232
800-440-9789
STARRY Counseling – McKinney

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children. Free counseling for military families.

469-617-7476
800-440-9789
Stay the Course Veteran Services

Counseling for individuals, couples, families, and children. At least first six sessions free, after that sliding scale from $10-$70/session.

682-990-6242
Steel Hope - Feeding The Homeless & Seed Of Hope

Food cart for the homeless. Every 5th Saturday of the month.

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Life Coaching Program

Life coaching for veterans to help them meet their goals.

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Peer Support Group

Individual and Group therapy for veterans

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Steel Free

Individual and Group therapy for incarcerated veterans

817-689-9339
Surmounters of Texas

Free horse-supported counseling for veterans.  No riding required. 

817-297-9292
Tarrant County College (TCC) - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. Also offers short-course technical programs.  Multiple locations in Tarrant County. 817-515-1620
Texas C-Bar

For Nonprofits working on incorporating into a 501c3, pro bono legal assistance with 501c3 application

Texas Rural Water Foundation - Veteran Employment Program

Recruiting veterans to work in the water and wastewater utility industry.

(512) 472-8591
Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) Education

Administers Hazlewood act, assists veterans with educational opportunities

512-463-3168
Texas Wesleyan University

Private university accepting GI Bill.  Some additional tuition benefits may be available. 

817-531-4420
The Mission Continues

OEF/OIF Veterans awarded fellowships help rebuild their communities. In Houston, Dallas, Austin & San Antonio.

210-528-0534
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

Free brain performance training for warriors, their spouses, and caregivers. 

972-883-3418
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
University of North Texas Health Science Center Public university accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 817-735-7652
817-735-2483
VA - Beeville Community Based Outpatient Clinics

VA Outpatient clinic in Beeville, TX

361-358-9912
VA - Denton Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC)

VA Outpatient Clinic in Denton

940-891-6350
VA - Fort Worth Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic in Fort Worth

800-443-9672
817-730-0000
VA - North Texas Health Care System

Operates VA hospitals and clinics at mulitple locations in Dallas, Ft. Worth, Bonham, Denton, and McKinney.  Serves veterans in 38 North Texas counties. 

800-849-3597
214-742-8387
VA - Plano Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic Plano, TX

972-801-4200
Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

Women Veteran's Center in the heart of Dallas- Socialize and find Entrepreneurial servies.

Veterans Center of North Texas (VCONT)

All-volunteer organization provides central point of contact for Veterans and their families to learn about benefits and services available in North Texas, and information, referral and consultation. 

214-600-2966
Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Provides free assistance with federal appeals for Veterans Claims & Discharge Upgrades to Veterans, their family members, and survivors. 

(888) 838-7727
Veterans Court - Collin County

Provides alternative to traditional criminal prosecution and treatment to combat veterans whose injuries resulted in offenses.

469-974-7731
VLB - TexVetLoan

State office providing land sales to veterans the 'texvet loan' is not affiliated with TexVet.org.

800-252-8387
Volunteers of America Texas - Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP) Reintegrates homeless veterans into jobs and support services, such as vocational training, career counseling, and case management to find other needed resources.  832-493-7244
Warrior Spirit Project

Promotes healing and restoration by offering yoga and meditation classes, training pit bulls to be service dogs, and encouraging community gardens.

972-765-4071
Wounded Warrior Project

Mental health and VA claims assistance for veterans

210-569-0300
888.997.2586

Homeless

American GI Forum - National Veterans Outreach Program

Jobs help, homeless help, transportation help, emergency funds, weatherization for homes of veterans around El Paso.

210-223-4088
Endeavors, Inc. - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas. As of 2018-04-23, emergency financial aid is only for VASH clients.

210-431-6466 ext. 117
Family Promise of Collin County

Housing for homeless families up to 90 days in partnership with Collin County religious congregations.

972-442-6966
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Veterans Programs

Housing to transition from homelessness with case management for up to two years.

214-424-7050
Shiloh Place

Assistance for all single mothers with housing, childcare, and tuition assistance for up to two years. 

214-218-0336

All Programs

2-1-1 Help for all Texans

State-wide resources for all Texans and veterans. Help areas from: mental/physical health, rent & utilities, and more.

211
877-541-7905
About Face Research

Examines the best type of vocational rehabilitation for veterans with felonies and mental illness or substance dependence.

214-857-2571
Achieve

Job placement assistance and forklift certification training for veterans in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Kaufman, Rockwall, and Tarrant Counties. Financial assistance available if related to work equipment.

(214) 637-2911
Adaptive Training Foundation

Empowers those with physical disabilities to transform their lives through exercise and community.

(214) 432-1070
Allen Community Outreach

Food pantry, clothing closet, prescription assistance, and emergency funds for rent and utilities in Collin County. 

972-727-9131
Allies in Service - Warrior Mentorship Program

Serve our warriors and their families as they reintegrate back into our Dallas community.

214-438-6358
American GI Forum - National Veterans Outreach Program

Jobs help, homeless help, transportation help, emergency funds, weatherization for homes of veterans around El Paso.

210-223-4088
American Red Cross Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex

Services to the Armed Forces provides emergency funds to military and retirees, and information and referral services.

214-678-4800
Assistance Center of Collin County - Community Assistance Emergency funds, case management, and financial education for those in a documentable crisis. 972-422-1850
Attitudes and Attire

Work Clothing and Professional Development for women.

(214) 630-1667
BedStart

Free furniture for anyone in need in the Dallas area

Carry The Load

Patriotic events to honor those military members who have gone before and raise funds for veteran-serving nonprofits.

(214) 723-6068
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
Circle Y Yoga Ranch - Lone Star Yoga Warriors

Weekly free yoga classes for active military, reservists, veterans, first responders and family members.  Donations accepted. 

940-859-9464
Collin College - Veterans Resource Center

Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Resource Center also connects students with other veterans and transition resources like counseling. 

Collin County

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

(972) 562-0190
Collin County - Veterans Services Office

Provides help to Collin County residents with VA and state benefit claims.

972-881-3060
Collin County Meals on Wheels

Food deliveries for the aged & disabled in Collin County.

972-562??6996
Community Lifeline Center

Help with emergency needs like housing, utilities, food, medical and prescription expenses, and clothing.

972-542-0020
Community Services, Inc.

Emergency funds, food, home weatherization services, and transportation help for residents of Anderson, Collin, Denton, Ellis, Henderson, Hunt, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall, and Van Zandt counties.

(903) 872-2401
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater San Antonio

Home buying counseling, financial counseling.

800-550-1961
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Travel Ambassador Program

Help with planning a trip, purchasing tickets, and using the Dallas public bus and rail system. One-on-one coaching and group classes available.

214-828-8588
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Cedar Valley College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-860-8219
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Eastfield College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-860-7340
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - El Centro - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  214-860-2113
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Mountain View College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  214-860-3640
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - North Lake College - Veterans Services Office Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-273-3169
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) - Richland College - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Veterans Services Office helps student veterans navigate financial aid, government benefits, academic requirements, and career planning.  972-238-3778
Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program

Free civil legal help, no tickets or criminal.

(214) 243-2236
Dallas Warriors Hockey

For Veterans- Play hockey with Dallas Area Vets- Free, disabilities accomodated!

DFW Canines for Veterans

Service Dogs, free to vets with PTSD & TBI disability diagnosis, will train your dog or provide dog.

(682) 304-4310
Dress for Success - Dallas

Free career clothing for women, along with leadership training and job retention techniques. 

(972) 392-9770
Endeavors, Inc. - Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas. As of 2018-04-23, emergency financial aid is only for VASH clients.

210-431-6466 ext. 117
Equest - Hooves for Heroes

Free equine assisted therapy and therapeutic horsemanship for honorably discharged veterans and their families.

972-412-1099
Equine Connection Counseling - Operation Hoofbeat Low-cost and free therapy through Wings of Hope Equitherapy. 682-334-3784
Family Promise of Collin County

Housing for homeless families up to 90 days in partnership with Collin County religious congregations.

972-442-6966
Fleet Reserve Association - 011 - Fort Worth

Non-profit, represents Marine, Navy, and Coast Guard Reserve & Fleet Reserve at congress.

Frisco Family Services - Emergency Funds

Emergency financial assistance, gas cards, and holiday presents for all City of Frisco residents.

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Food Pantry

Client choice food pantry for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Frisco Family Services - Transportation

Gas cards for work or job interviews for all City of Frisco residents. 

972-335-9495
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Adult Basic Education

Adult education in math, communication, computer, financial literacy, and reading comprehension skills.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Computer Literacy

Six-week course providing basic business computer literacy through hands-on instruction.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Financial Literacy

Financial counseling for those in the Dallas Area.

214-638-2800 ext.166
Goodwill Industries of Dallas - Job Services and Placement Programs

Job training, resume adjustment, and job search help for all in need

214-638-2800 ext.166
Grace After Fire - Table Talk: Color Me Camo

Free peer support groups for female veterans in Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos

1-888-737-3112
Green Oaks

For-profit- psychiatric treatment facility, accepts tricare

972-991-9504
GreenPath Financial Wellness

For vets and their families, free credit counseling, debt counseling, personalized budget counseling, home pre-purchase counseling, reverse mortgage counseling, and bankruptcy counseling and education. Also provides debt consolidation plans, which are not free.

(866) 648-8122
Heroes on the Water

Therapeutic water programs for injured military and veterans.

214-295-4541
Heroes Sports - DFW

Recreational sports league for Veterans & their families in San Antonio, Texas.

785-979-9956
HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

County insurance for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

Honor Courage Commitment, Inc.

Entrepreneurship training, mentoring, and community service for veterans. 

214-431-3834
Honor Courage Commitment, Inc. - Fellowship Program

Peer support group for veterans.

214-431-3834
Honor Veterans Now

Partners with Meals on Wheels to provide food for disabled & retired veterans under 60 across Texas.

(830) 992-3375
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Korean War Veterans Association - Sam Johnson - 270

Connect with Korean War Veterans and supporters for information, advocacy, and camaraderie

972-359-2936
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

Free help in civil legal cases for financially qualifying veterans.  Multiple locations. 

888-529-5277
LifePath Systems

 Provides Peer groups, Counseling, Medications, and Coping Skills for Veterans, and all who qualify financially.

(972) 562-0190
Magdalen House

Free women-only 14 day in-patient detox from alcohol- AA based.

214-324-9261
Marriage Management, Inc.

Free, confidential relationship building for Military, Vets and their families

682-730-1818
817-465-1001
Medisend College - General Richard B. Myers Veterans Program

Private vocational medical technology college that accepts the GI Bill.  Accelerated training.  Priority to post-9/11 veterans.

214.575.5006 ext.103
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
My Ride North Texas

Coalition of organizations and volunteers to transport veterans around North Texas.

North Central Texas College

Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood.  Also has a Department of Veterans Affairs to help with benefit questions.

North Dallas Shared Ministries - Food Pantry

Food pantry serving 21 ZIP codes in North Dallas.   

(214) 358-8700
North Texas Food Bank

Food bank for Plano, Dallas and N Texas

214-269-0906
NPower - TechCareer Accelerator

Intensive six-week training program in cloud-based IT help desk software.

214-421-1821
NPower - Technology Service Corps

Intensive technical training and tech certification.

214-421-1800
On the Road Lending

For individuals with low credit scores, car loans for new/lightly used, fuel efficient and dependable cars, and personal financial coaching for the life of the loan.

214-226-2542
Operation Homefront of Texas

Emergency funds for OEF/OIF military families and families of veterans, needs must be directly due to post 9/11/ service. Energency funds, food, home repair, critical baby items, home appliances, auto repair, furniture, local moves

210-659-7756
Pastoral Counseling Center

Faith-based counseling for veterans and families in the Dallas area. Sliding scale/reduced cost. 20 locations in North Texas.

214-526-4525
Primary Health Care Services Program

State primary care for individuals that do not qualify for Medicaid or Medicare.

800-222-3986 Ext. 5922
Project MEND Veterans Program

Medical equipment and assistive technology for Texas veterans and their family members.

210-223-6363
REACH - Resource Centers on Independent Living

Tools to assist with independent living for those with disabilities

214-630-4796
Rebuilding Together North Texas - Homes4Heroes

Home repairs or modifications for veterans and their families.  

972-245-6900
Rebuilding Together North Texas - Safe & Healthy Home Program

Modifications for home safety for the elderly and disabled.

972-245-6900
Recovery Resource Council - Enduring Families

Free therapy for veterans and their families in a dedicated facility just for veterans. 

(817) 332-6329
Russell Freeman Foundation - Pride House

Nonprofit Sober Living House for the LGBTQIA community. Cost is $1500 a month plus $300 move in fee

4692131380
RWB - Team Red, White, and Blue - Dallas/Fort Worth

Regular fitness activities, social gatherings, and community service events with other veterans. 

Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Food Pantry

Food pantry operating at multiple locations around North Texas.

817-344-1800
Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Veterans Programs

Housing to transition from homelessness with case management for up to two years.

214-424-7050
Shiloh Place

Assistance for all single mothers with housing, childcare, and tuition assistance for up to two years. 

214-218-0336
Southern Methodist University (SMU)

Private university accepting GI Bill and offering a student veteran office connecting veterans with resources. 

214-768-4797
Southern Methodist University - Continuing and Professional Education (CAPE)

Private university accepting GI Bill and MyCAA funding.  Full range of professional development and certificate programs in dozens of fields, although not all programs are current eligible under the GI Bill.

214-768-2273
972-473-3467
St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church

Emergency funds, food, and help navigating the system to all in need, provided by the parish chapter of the St. Vincent de Paul Society.

972-423-1877 ext. 3
STARRY Counseling - Stephenville

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children.

254-434-5232
800-440-9789
STARRY Counseling – McKinney

Free Child and family counseling, domestic violence and abuse prevention, emergency shelter for children. Free counseling for military families.

469-617-7476
800-440-9789
Stay the Course Veteran Services

Counseling for individuals, couples, families, and children. At least first six sessions free, after that sliding scale from $10-$70/session.

682-990-6242
Steel Hope - Feeding The Homeless & Seed Of Hope

Food cart for the homeless. Every 5th Saturday of the month.

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Life Coaching Program

Life coaching for veterans to help them meet their goals.

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Peer Support Group

Individual and Group therapy for veterans

817-689-9339
Steel Hope - Steel Free

Individual and Group therapy for incarcerated veterans

817-689-9339
Surmounters of Texas

Free horse-supported counseling for veterans.  No riding required. 

817-297-9292
Tarrant County College (TCC) - Veterans Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. Also offers short-course technical programs.  Multiple locations in Tarrant County. 817-515-1620
Texas C-Bar

For Nonprofits working on incorporating into a 501c3, pro bono legal assistance with 501c3 application

Texas Rural Water Foundation - Veteran Employment Program

Recruiting veterans to work in the water and wastewater utility industry.

(512) 472-8591
Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) Education

Administers Hazlewood act, assists veterans with educational opportunities

512-463-3168
Texas Wesleyan University

Private university accepting GI Bill.  Some additional tuition benefits may be available. 

817-531-4420
The Mission Continues

OEF/OIF Veterans awarded fellowships help rebuild their communities. In Houston, Dallas, Austin & San Antonio.

210-528-0534
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

Free brain performance training for warriors, their spouses, and caregivers. 

972-883-3418
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
University of North Texas Health Science Center Public university accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 817-735-7652
817-735-2483
VA - Beeville Community Based Outpatient Clinics

VA Outpatient clinic in Beeville, TX

361-358-9912
VA - Denton Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC)

VA Outpatient Clinic in Denton

940-891-6350
VA - Fort Worth Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic in Fort Worth

800-443-9672
817-730-0000
VA - North Texas Health Care System

Operates VA hospitals and clinics at mulitple locations in Dallas, Ft. Worth, Bonham, Denton, and McKinney.  Serves veterans in 38 North Texas counties. 

800-849-3597
214-742-8387
VA - Plano Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic Plano, TX

972-801-4200
Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

Women Veteran's Center in the heart of Dallas- Socialize and find Entrepreneurial servies.

Veterans Center of North Texas (VCONT)

All-volunteer organization provides central point of contact for Veterans and their families to learn about benefits and services available in North Texas, and information, referral and consultation. 

214-600-2966
Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Provides free assistance with federal appeals for Veterans Claims & Discharge Upgrades to Veterans, their family members, and survivors. 

(888) 838-7727
Veterans Court - Collin County

Provides alternative to traditional criminal prosecution and treatment to combat veterans whose injuries resulted in offenses.

469-974-7731
VLB - TexVetLoan

State office providing land sales to veterans the 'texvet loan' is not affiliated with TexVet.org.

800-252-8387
Volunteers of America Texas - Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP) Reintegrates homeless veterans into jobs and support services, such as vocational training, career counseling, and case management to find other needed resources.  832-493-7244
Warrior Spirit Project

Promotes healing and restoration by offering yoga and meditation classes, training pit bulls to be service dogs, and encouraging community gardens.

972-765-4071
Wounded Warrior Project

Mental health and VA claims assistance for veterans

210-569-0300
888.997.2586

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