Tarrant County Veteran Service 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
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
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Supportive Services for Veterans Families

Case management, help with public and veterans benefits, connections to other community services like employment, and rent and utility assistance for veterans who are either homeless or at high risk of becoming homeless. 

817.413.3921
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
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
Mission Arlington Metroplex - Emergency Assistance Provides emergency funds, prescription help, gas vouchers, home goods, medical equipment, computers, bicycles, and clothing for those in need. 817-277-6620
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Ft. Worth

Provides financial assistance & quick assist loans, emergency travel, disaster relief for retired Navy and Marine personnel, as well as for surviving children and spouses.

817-782-6000
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
Presbyterian Night Shelter - Veterans' Voice

Bus passes, rent, and utility payment help to prevent homelessness.

817.632.7407
Recovery Resource Council - Enduring Families

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

(817) 332-6329
Your Harvest House

Grocery aid, clothing vouchers, limited financial assistance for utilities, prescriptions. Serves Johnson Country and Tarrant County

817-295-6252

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 Fort Worth Inc. - VetWorthy Program One-on-one job search help for veterans, spouses, children and caretakers. Also offers skills training and financial assistance. 817-332-7866
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

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Reduced Fares

Reduced fares for public transit in Dallas for seniors, Medicare card holders, and eligible disabled riders. 

214-979-1111
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
HEB Transit

Limited transport in Hurst, Euless and Bedford. cost $6 for round trip.

My Health My Resources of Tarrant County - MY RIDE

Regional MHMR. Provides essential transportation to individuals of all ages with disabilities

682-587-7099
My Ride North Texas

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

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Ft. Worth

Provides financial assistance & quick assist loans, emergency travel, disaster relief for retired Navy and Marine personnel, as well as for surviving children and spouses.

817-782-6000
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
Presbyterian Night Shelter - Veterans' Voice

Bus passes, rent, and utility payment help to prevent homelessness.

817.632.7407
Transportation to Dallas VAMC or Fort Worth Out Patient Clinic (FWOPC)

Transportation to Dallas VA Hospital of Fort Worth VA Clinic

903-583-6496

Social Groups

Adaptive Training Foundation

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

(214) 432-1070
Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA) Social veteran's association around riding motorcycles. Holds a motorcycle related charity event every year.
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 - 215 - General Walton H. Walker

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

972-741-0901
Navy League of Dallas

Support and legislative advocacy for Navy, Marine Corps and the Coast Guard

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

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

Tarrant County Veterans Council

Coalition of Veteran Service Organizations in Tarrant County. Also has coordinates annual Veterans Day Parade for Tarrant County- volunteers needed!

254-338-0333
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 Arlington - Movin' Mavs Team

Wheelchair basketball team.

817-272-3410
United States Submarine Veterans, Inc

Association of Submariners

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
My Health My Resources of Tarrant County

Regional MHMR. Serves veterans, military, & all who qualify financially. Provides mental health services, counseling, medications, and coping skills

817-569-4300
Tarrant County Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans

Legal clinics and legal assistance for veterans and surviving spouses in Fort Worth. 

(817)546-4460
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 - Tarrant County

Serves Veterans, Provides Alternative Court for Veterans

817-884-3225

Medical

Arlington Housing Authority

Assistance for City of Arlington homeowners with repairs, rehabilitation, and accessibility for the disabled. 

817-275-3351
Carry The Load

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

(214) 723-6068
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Clinical Counseling

Individual, marital, family, and group counseling for residents of Tarrant County and surrounding areas. 

817.289.3809
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Supportive Services for Veterans Families

Case management, help with public and veterans benefits, connections to other community services like employment, and rent and utility assistance for veterans who are either homeless or at high risk of becoming homeless. 

817.413.3921
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. 

Compassionate Touch

Access through your hospital's social worker. Emergency funding for hotels/food/parking. Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, & Central Texas.

713-524-1971
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
Fort Worth

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

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
Hope Clinic

Primary medical care for Ellis County-area residents on a sliding scale.  Also accepts many kinds of insurance. 

972-923-2440
Liberty House

In Patient and transitional housing for substance abuse and PTSD recovery for the homeless

(817) 569-4650
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
Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County

Free counseling and support group for veterans and their families.

817-335-5405
Mission Arlington Metroplex - Emergency Assistance Provides emergency funds, prescription help, gas vouchers, home goods, medical equipment, computers, bicycles, and clothing for those in need. 817-277-6620
MVPN - Tarrant County

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

My Health My Resources of Tarrant County

Regional MHMR. Serves veterans, military, & all who qualify financially. Provides mental health services, counseling, medications, and coping skills

817-569-4300
Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Ft. Worth

Provides financial assistance & quick assist loans, emergency travel, disaster relief for retired Navy and Marine personnel, as well as for surviving children and spouses.

817-782-6000
Operation Open Door

Free mental health counseling, substance abuse assistance, peer meetings, as well as vet spouse and vet child counseling

817-335-5405
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
Presbyterian Night Shelter - Veterans' Voice

Bus passes, rent, and utility payment help to prevent homelessness.

817.632.7407
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 – 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
Tarrant County - Veterans Services Office

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

817-531-5645
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

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

972-883-3418
Travis Manion Foundation

Survivor services, patriotic community building. 

215-348-9080
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 - Vet Center - Arlington

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-274-0981
VA - Vet Center - Fort Worth

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-921-9095
877-927-8387
VA - Vet Centers

Free confidential counseling for veterans and their families

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
Wings of Hope Equitherapy

Equitherapy for veterans, active duty, and National Guard with ptsd or physical disabilities

(817)790-8810
Wounded Heroes of Texas, Inc.

Provides comfort items to recovering military, annual fishing trip.

682-325-9468
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
Airborne Angel Cadets of Texas

Volunteer Opportunities making care packages for Deployed Troops

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
Arlington Housing Authority

Assistance for City of Arlington homeowners with repairs, rehabilitation, and accessibility for the disabled. 

817-275-3351
Arlington Life Shelter

Provides shelter, employment programs, and transitional services for North Texans impacted by homelessness

817-548-9885
Attitudes and Attire

Work Clothing and Professional Development for women.

(214) 630-1667
Carry The Load

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

(214) 723-6068
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Clinical Counseling

Individual, marital, family, and group counseling for residents of Tarrant County and surrounding areas. 

817.289.3809
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Supportive Services for Veterans Families

Case management, help with public and veterans benefits, connections to other community services like employment, and rent and utility assistance for veterans who are either homeless or at high risk of becoming homeless. 

817.413.3921
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
CLC, Inc. Community Learning Center - Veterans Employment Programs

Trains in new trades like welding, helps develop resume's, occasionally can help with emergency funds.

817-569-9008 ext. 16
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. 

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA) Social veteran's association around riding motorcycles. Holds a motorcycle related charity event every year.
Compassionate Touch

Access through your hospital's social worker. Emergency funding for hotels/food/parking. Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, & Central Texas.

713-524-1971
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Reduced Fares

Reduced fares for public transit in Dallas for seniors, Medicare card holders, and eligible disabled riders. 

214-979-1111
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
Fleet Reserve Association - 011 - Fort Worth

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

Fort Worth

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

Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth Inc. - VetWorthy Program One-on-one job search help for veterans, spouses, children and caretakers. Also offers skills training and financial assistance. 817-332-7866
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
HEB Transit

Limited transport in Hurst, Euless and Bedford. cost $6 for round trip.

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.

Hill College - Student Veteran Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 254-659-7606
Homeless Veterans Services of Dallas

Homeless veteran reintegration, services, and VA claims assistance for free.

214-372-8822
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
Hope Clinic

Primary medical care for Ellis County-area residents on a sliding scale.  Also accepts many kinds of insurance. 

972-923-2440
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Korean War Veterans Association - 215 - General Walton H. Walker

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

972-741-0901
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

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

888-529-5277
Liberty House

In Patient and transitional housing for substance abuse and PTSD recovery for the homeless

(817) 569-4650
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
Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County

Free counseling and support group for veterans and their families.

817-335-5405
Metroport Meals On Wheels Home-delivered weekday meals for seniors and homebound individuals in portions of Denton, Tarrant, and Wise Counties.  Also provides meals at local senior centers.  817-491-8534
Mission Arlington Metroplex - Emergency Assistance Provides emergency funds, prescription help, gas vouchers, home goods, medical equipment, computers, bicycles, and clothing for those in need. 817-277-6620
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
MVPN - Tarrant County

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

My Health My Resources of Tarrant County

Regional MHMR. Serves veterans, military, & all who qualify financially. Provides mental health services, counseling, medications, and coping skills

817-569-4300
My Health My Resources of Tarrant County - MY RIDE

Regional MHMR. Provides essential transportation to individuals of all ages with disabilities

682-587-7099
My Ride North Texas

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

Navy League of Dallas

Support and legislative advocacy for Navy, Marine Corps and the Coast Guard

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Ft. Worth

Provides financial assistance & quick assist loans, emergency travel, disaster relief for retired Navy and Marine personnel, as well as for surviving children and spouses.

817-782-6000
North Central Texas College

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

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
Operation Open Door

Free mental health counseling, substance abuse assistance, peer meetings, as well as vet spouse and vet child counseling

817-335-5405
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
Presbyterian Night Shelter - Veterans' Voice

Bus passes, rent, and utility payment help to prevent homelessness.

817.632.7407
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 - Salvation Army Veterans Enrichment S A V E

Permanent housing for chronically homeless, disabled vets.

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
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 Area Food Bank

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

817.857.7100
Tarrant County - Veterans Services Office

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

817-531-5645
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
Tarrant County Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans

Legal clinics and legal assistance for veterans and surviving spouses in Fort Worth. 

(817)546-4460
Tarrant County Veterans Council

Coalition of Veteran Service Organizations in Tarrant County. Also has coordinates annual Veterans Day Parade for Tarrant County- volunteers needed!

254-338-0333
Texas C-Bar

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

Texas Christian University

Private university accepting GI Bill.

817-257-5089
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 Arlington

Public university in Arlington accepting Hazlewood and GI bill.

(817) 272-3017
The University of Texas at Arlington - Movin' Mavs Team

Wheelchair basketball team.

817-272-3410
The University of Texas at Arlington - Veterans Upward Bound

Veterans learning and tutoring center.  Need not be a student at UTA.

817-272-9882
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

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

972-883-3418
Transportation to Dallas VAMC or Fort Worth Out Patient Clinic (FWOPC)

Transportation to Dallas VA Hospital of Fort Worth VA Clinic

903-583-6496
Travis Manion Foundation

Survivor services, patriotic community building. 

215-348-9080
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
United States Submarine Veterans, Inc

Association of Submariners

University of North Texas Health Science Center Public university accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 817-735-7652
817-735-2483
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 - Vet Center - Arlington

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-274-0981
VA - Vet Center - Fort Worth

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-921-9095
877-927-8387
VA - Vet Centers

Free confidential counseling for veterans and their families

Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

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

Veterans Coalition of Tarrant County

Coalition of Veteran service organizations in Tarrant County

817-569-4452
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 - Tarrant County

Serves Veterans, Provides Alternative Court for Veterans

817-884-3225
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
Wings of Hope Equitherapy

Equitherapy for veterans, active duty, and National Guard with ptsd or physical disabilities

(817)790-8810
Wounded Heroes of Texas, Inc.

Provides comfort items to recovering military, annual fishing trip.

682-325-9468
Wounded Warrior Project

Mental health and VA claims assistance for veterans

210-569-0300
888.997.2586
Your Harvest House

Grocery aid, clothing vouchers, limited financial assistance for utilities, prescriptions. Serves Johnson Country and Tarrant County

817-295-6252

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
Airborne Angel Cadets of Texas

Volunteer Opportunities making care packages for Deployed Troops

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
Arlington Housing Authority

Assistance for City of Arlington homeowners with repairs, rehabilitation, and accessibility for the disabled. 

817-275-3351
Arlington Life Shelter

Provides shelter, employment programs, and transitional services for North Texans impacted by homelessness

817-548-9885
Attitudes and Attire

Work Clothing and Professional Development for women.

(214) 630-1667
Carry The Load

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

(214) 723-6068
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Clinical Counseling

Individual, marital, family, and group counseling for residents of Tarrant County and surrounding areas. 

817.289.3809
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Supportive Services for Veterans Families

Case management, help with public and veterans benefits, connections to other community services like employment, and rent and utility assistance for veterans who are either homeless or at high risk of becoming homeless. 

817.413.3921
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
CLC, Inc. Community Learning Center - Veterans Employment Programs

Trains in new trades like welding, helps develop resume's, occasionally can help with emergency funds.

817-569-9008 ext. 16
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. 

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA) Social veteran's association around riding motorcycles. Holds a motorcycle related charity event every year.
Compassionate Touch

Access through your hospital's social worker. Emergency funding for hotels/food/parking. Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, & Central Texas.

713-524-1971
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Reduced Fares

Reduced fares for public transit in Dallas for seniors, Medicare card holders, and eligible disabled riders. 

214-979-1111
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
Fleet Reserve Association - 011 - Fort Worth

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

Fort Worth

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

Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth Inc. - VetWorthy Program One-on-one job search help for veterans, spouses, children and caretakers. Also offers skills training and financial assistance. 817-332-7866
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
HEB Transit

Limited transport in Hurst, Euless and Bedford. cost $6 for round trip.

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.

Hill College - Student Veteran Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 254-659-7606
Homeless Veterans Services of Dallas

Homeless veteran reintegration, services, and VA claims assistance for free.

214-372-8822
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
Hope Clinic

Primary medical care for Ellis County-area residents on a sliding scale.  Also accepts many kinds of insurance. 

972-923-2440
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Korean War Veterans Association - 215 - General Walton H. Walker

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

972-741-0901
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

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

888-529-5277
Liberty House

In Patient and transitional housing for substance abuse and PTSD recovery for the homeless

(817) 569-4650
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
Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County

Free counseling and support group for veterans and their families.

817-335-5405
Metroport Meals On Wheels Home-delivered weekday meals for seniors and homebound individuals in portions of Denton, Tarrant, and Wise Counties.  Also provides meals at local senior centers.  817-491-8534
Mission Arlington Metroplex - Emergency Assistance Provides emergency funds, prescription help, gas vouchers, home goods, medical equipment, computers, bicycles, and clothing for those in need. 817-277-6620
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
MVPN - Tarrant County

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

My Health My Resources of Tarrant County

Regional MHMR. Serves veterans, military, & all who qualify financially. Provides mental health services, counseling, medications, and coping skills

817-569-4300
My Health My Resources of Tarrant County - MY RIDE

Regional MHMR. Provides essential transportation to individuals of all ages with disabilities

682-587-7099
My Ride North Texas

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

Navy League of Dallas

Support and legislative advocacy for Navy, Marine Corps and the Coast Guard

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Ft. Worth

Provides financial assistance & quick assist loans, emergency travel, disaster relief for retired Navy and Marine personnel, as well as for surviving children and spouses.

817-782-6000
North Central Texas College

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

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
Operation Open Door

Free mental health counseling, substance abuse assistance, peer meetings, as well as vet spouse and vet child counseling

817-335-5405
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
Presbyterian Night Shelter - Veterans' Voice

Bus passes, rent, and utility payment help to prevent homelessness.

817.632.7407
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 - Salvation Army Veterans Enrichment S A V E

Permanent housing for chronically homeless, disabled vets.

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
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 Area Food Bank

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

817.857.7100
Tarrant County - Veterans Services Office

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

817-531-5645
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
Tarrant County Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans

Legal clinics and legal assistance for veterans and surviving spouses in Fort Worth. 

(817)546-4460
Tarrant County Veterans Council

Coalition of Veteran Service Organizations in Tarrant County. Also has coordinates annual Veterans Day Parade for Tarrant County- volunteers needed!

254-338-0333
Texas C-Bar

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

Texas Christian University

Private university accepting GI Bill.

817-257-5089
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 Arlington

Public university in Arlington accepting Hazlewood and GI bill.

(817) 272-3017
The University of Texas at Arlington - Movin' Mavs Team

Wheelchair basketball team.

817-272-3410
The University of Texas at Arlington - Veterans Upward Bound

Veterans learning and tutoring center.  Need not be a student at UTA.

817-272-9882
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

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

972-883-3418
Transportation to Dallas VAMC or Fort Worth Out Patient Clinic (FWOPC)

Transportation to Dallas VA Hospital of Fort Worth VA Clinic

903-583-6496
Travis Manion Foundation

Survivor services, patriotic community building. 

215-348-9080
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
United States Submarine Veterans, Inc

Association of Submariners

University of North Texas Health Science Center Public university accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 817-735-7652
817-735-2483
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 - Vet Center - Arlington

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-274-0981
VA - Vet Center - Fort Worth

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-921-9095
877-927-8387
VA - Vet Centers

Free confidential counseling for veterans and their families

Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

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

Veterans Coalition of Tarrant County

Coalition of Veteran service organizations in Tarrant County

817-569-4452
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 - Tarrant County

Serves Veterans, Provides Alternative Court for Veterans

817-884-3225
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
Wings of Hope Equitherapy

Equitherapy for veterans, active duty, and National Guard with ptsd or physical disabilities

(817)790-8810
Wounded Heroes of Texas, Inc.

Provides comfort items to recovering military, annual fishing trip.

682-325-9468
Wounded Warrior Project

Mental health and VA claims assistance for veterans

210-569-0300
888.997.2586
Your Harvest House

Grocery aid, clothing vouchers, limited financial assistance for utilities, prescriptions. Serves Johnson Country and Tarrant County

817-295-6252

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
Arlington Life Shelter

Provides shelter, employment programs, and transitional services for North Texans impacted by homelessness

817-548-9885
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Supportive Services for Veterans Families

Case management, help with public and veterans benefits, connections to other community services like employment, and rent and utility assistance for veterans who are either homeless or at high risk of becoming homeless. 

817.413.3921
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
Homeless Veterans Services of Dallas

Homeless veteran reintegration, services, and VA claims assistance for free.

214-372-8822
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command - Salvation Army Veterans Enrichment S A V E

Permanent housing for chronically homeless, disabled vets.

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
VA - Vet Center - Arlington

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-274-0981

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
Airborne Angel Cadets of Texas

Volunteer Opportunities making care packages for Deployed Troops

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
Arlington Housing Authority

Assistance for City of Arlington homeowners with repairs, rehabilitation, and accessibility for the disabled. 

817-275-3351
Arlington Life Shelter

Provides shelter, employment programs, and transitional services for North Texans impacted by homelessness

817-548-9885
Attitudes and Attire

Work Clothing and Professional Development for women.

(214) 630-1667
Carry The Load

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

(214) 723-6068
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Clinical Counseling

Individual, marital, family, and group counseling for residents of Tarrant County and surrounding areas. 

817.289.3809
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth - Supportive Services for Veterans Families

Case management, help with public and veterans benefits, connections to other community services like employment, and rent and utility assistance for veterans who are either homeless or at high risk of becoming homeless. 

817.413.3921
Christian Community Action (CCA) - Crisis Management Services and Food Services Emergency funds coupled with intensive case management for individuals in need. 972-219-4300
CLC, Inc. Community Learning Center - Veterans Employment Programs

Trains in new trades like welding, helps develop resume's, occasionally can help with emergency funds.

817-569-9008 ext. 16
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. 

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA) Social veteran's association around riding motorcycles. Holds a motorcycle related charity event every year.
Compassionate Touch

Access through your hospital's social worker. Emergency funding for hotels/food/parking. Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, & Central Texas.

713-524-1971
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) - Reduced Fares

Reduced fares for public transit in Dallas for seniors, Medicare card holders, and eligible disabled riders. 

214-979-1111
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
Fleet Reserve Association - 011 - Fort Worth

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

Fort Worth

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

Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth Inc. - VetWorthy Program One-on-one job search help for veterans, spouses, children and caretakers. Also offers skills training and financial assistance. 817-332-7866
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
HEB Transit

Limited transport in Hurst, Euless and Bedford. cost $6 for round trip.

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.

Hill College - Student Veteran Services Public college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 254-659-7606
Homeless Veterans Services of Dallas

Homeless veteran reintegration, services, and VA claims assistance for free.

214-372-8822
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
Hope Clinic

Primary medical care for Ellis County-area residents on a sliding scale.  Also accepts many kinds of insurance. 

972-923-2440
Housing Crisis Center (HCC) - Veterans Housing Partnership Scattered-site supportive housing programs for veterans. 214-828-4244
Korean War Veterans Association - 215 - General Walton H. Walker

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

972-741-0901
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

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

888-529-5277
Liberty House

In Patient and transitional housing for substance abuse and PTSD recovery for the homeless

(817) 569-4650
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
Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County

Free counseling and support group for veterans and their families.

817-335-5405
Metroport Meals On Wheels Home-delivered weekday meals for seniors and homebound individuals in portions of Denton, Tarrant, and Wise Counties.  Also provides meals at local senior centers.  817-491-8534
Mission Arlington Metroplex - Emergency Assistance Provides emergency funds, prescription help, gas vouchers, home goods, medical equipment, computers, bicycles, and clothing for those in need. 817-277-6620
Mission Granbury, Inc. - Food Pantry Food pantry for all in need in Granbury, TX. 817-579-6866
MVPN - Tarrant County

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

My Health My Resources of Tarrant County

Regional MHMR. Serves veterans, military, & all who qualify financially. Provides mental health services, counseling, medications, and coping skills

817-569-4300
My Health My Resources of Tarrant County - MY RIDE

Regional MHMR. Provides essential transportation to individuals of all ages with disabilities

682-587-7099
My Ride North Texas

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

Navy League of Dallas

Support and legislative advocacy for Navy, Marine Corps and the Coast Guard

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Ft. Worth

Provides financial assistance & quick assist loans, emergency travel, disaster relief for retired Navy and Marine personnel, as well as for surviving children and spouses.

817-782-6000
North Central Texas College

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

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
Operation Open Door

Free mental health counseling, substance abuse assistance, peer meetings, as well as vet spouse and vet child counseling

817-335-5405
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
Presbyterian Night Shelter - Veterans' Voice

Bus passes, rent, and utility payment help to prevent homelessness.

817.632.7407
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 - Salvation Army Veterans Enrichment S A V E

Permanent housing for chronically homeless, disabled vets.

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
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 Area Food Bank

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

817.857.7100
Tarrant County - Veterans Services Office

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

817-531-5645
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
Tarrant County Texas Lawyers for Texas Veterans

Legal clinics and legal assistance for veterans and surviving spouses in Fort Worth. 

(817)546-4460
Tarrant County Veterans Council

Coalition of Veteran Service Organizations in Tarrant County. Also has coordinates annual Veterans Day Parade for Tarrant County- volunteers needed!

254-338-0333
Texas C-Bar

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

Texas Christian University

Private university accepting GI Bill.

817-257-5089
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 Arlington

Public university in Arlington accepting Hazlewood and GI bill.

(817) 272-3017
The University of Texas at Arlington - Movin' Mavs Team

Wheelchair basketball team.

817-272-3410
The University of Texas at Arlington - Veterans Upward Bound

Veterans learning and tutoring center.  Need not be a student at UTA.

817-272-9882
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

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

972-883-3418
Transportation to Dallas VAMC or Fort Worth Out Patient Clinic (FWOPC)

Transportation to Dallas VA Hospital of Fort Worth VA Clinic

903-583-6496
Travis Manion Foundation

Survivor services, patriotic community building. 

215-348-9080
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
United States Submarine Veterans, Inc

Association of Submariners

University of North Texas Health Science Center Public university accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood. 817-735-7652
817-735-2483
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 - Vet Center - Arlington

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-274-0981
VA - Vet Center - Fort Worth

Vet Center- mental health services, alternative hours and quick appointments.

817-921-9095
877-927-8387
VA - Vet Centers

Free confidential counseling for veterans and their families

Veteran Women's Enterprise Center

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

Veterans Coalition of Tarrant County

Coalition of Veteran service organizations in Tarrant County

817-569-4452
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 - Tarrant County

Serves Veterans, Provides Alternative Court for Veterans

817-884-3225
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
Wings of Hope Equitherapy

Equitherapy for veterans, active duty, and National Guard with ptsd or physical disabilities

(817)790-8810
Wounded Heroes of Texas, Inc.

Provides comfort items to recovering military, annual fishing trip.

682-325-9468
Wounded Warrior Project

Mental health and VA claims assistance for veterans

210-569-0300
888.997.2586
Your Harvest House

Grocery aid, clothing vouchers, limited financial assistance for utilities, prescriptions. Serves Johnson Country and Tarrant County

817-295-6252

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