Tom Green 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.

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877-541-7905
Christian Veterans Outreach

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

DAV 237 San Angelo

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

325-263-2370
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
Goodfellow AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center

Broad range of help for Guard, Reserve and Retirees.

325-654-3893
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

Employment and Business

Goodfellow AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center

Broad range of help for Guard, Reserve and Retirees.

325-654-3893
Texas Rural Water Foundation - Veteran Employment Program

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

(512) 472-8591
TVC - Career Advisement - San Angelo

Help with resume development and jobs

325-653-2321 x1206
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391

Transportation

Christian Veterans Outreach

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

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

Air Force Sergeants Association 1066

Former Air Force Enlisted Personnel - Vet Association & Legislative Advocacy

American Legion - Post 32

Camaraderie and services to veterans and their families

325-481-3925
American Legion - Post 572

Camaraderie and services to veterans and their families

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

Association of Women Veterans emphasizing Encouragement, Education, and Empowerment

DAV 237 San Angelo

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

325-263-2370
Fleet Reserve Association - 295 - San Angelo

Non-profit, represents Marine Reserve & Fleet Reserve at congress.

Freedom Through Vigilance Association - Heritage Chapter

Association for: leadership instructors, first sergeants, maintainers, career military and professional persons who served in the United States Air Force Security Service and later commands.

MOPH - Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 740

(no purple heart required) Provides emergency funds to all veterans, their dependents, widows and orphans. VA Claims Assistance to Veterans and their Families- utilizes a lawyer to assist in claims.

(325) 227-2051
RWB - Team Red, White, and Blue - San Angelo

Meet local veterans in your area, and exercise with them

San Angelo Elks Lodge 1880

Association of veterans and civilians that work to help veterans and better the San Angelo area community through good works.

(325) 227-6920
VFW 1815 San Angelo

Veteran Association in San Angelo. 

325-655-6550
VVA - Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 457

Association of Vietnam and other era wars/conflicts/operations who meet for camaraderie and to help their community.

(325) 617-2570

Legal

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

Mental Health

Christian Veterans Outreach

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

Concho Valley Women Veterans Association

Association of Women Veterans emphasizing Encouragement, Education, and Empowerment

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
Goodfellow AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center

Broad range of help for Guard, Reserve and Retirees.

325-654-3893
MVPN - Concho Valley

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

Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Endeavors

Mental health counseling services for veterans and their families regardless of role, discharge status, or ability to pay. Services in English and Spanish

(210) 399-4838
TVC - VA Claims - San Angelo

Help with VA Disability claims and VA benefits.

(325) 655-9717
Veteran Spouse Resiliency Group (V-SRG)

Offers online and in-person peer groups for Service Member & Veteran spouses & partners.

West Texas Centers (NW)

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

800-375-4357
432-263-0007
West Texas Counseling and Guidance

Free counseling for veterans, their families and surviving spouses.

325-213-6636
Women Veterans of West Texas

Facebook and in-person support group for women veterans living in West Texas.

325-660-6030

Physical Health

HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

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

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
VA - San Angelo Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic

325-658-6138
VA - West Texas VA Health Care System

West Texas VA Health Care System

432-263-7361
800-472-1365

Military Transition

Goodfellow AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center

Broad range of help for Guard, Reserve and Retirees.

325-654-3893
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
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

Homeless

Christian Veterans Outreach

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

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
SSVF - West Central Texas Regional Foundation

SSVF- Housing stability for low income veterans and their families

800-928-2262
325-672-8544

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
Air Force Sergeants Association 1066

Former Air Force Enlisted Personnel - Vet Association & Legislative Advocacy

All Veterans Council of Tom Green County

Veteran service organization coalition

American Legion - Post 32

Camaraderie and services to veterans and their families

325-481-3925
American Legion - Post 572

Camaraderie and services to veterans and their families

Angelo State University

Public University in San Angelo, accepts Hazlewood and GI bill.

325-486-8387
800-946-8627
Christian Veterans Outreach

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

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

Food bank for the San Angelo Area

(325) 655-3231
Concho Valley Women Veterans Association

Association of Women Veterans emphasizing Encouragement, Education, and Empowerment

DAV 237 San Angelo

Combat Veterans Outreach is dedicated to helping the men and women who have served in combat zones in the various challenges facing their lives

325-263-2370
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
Fleet Reserve Association - 295 - San Angelo

Non-profit, represents Marine Reserve & Fleet Reserve at congress.

Freedom Through Vigilance Association - Heritage Chapter

Association for: leadership instructors, first sergeants, maintainers, career military and professional persons who served in the United States Air Force Security Service and later commands.

Goodfellow AFB Airman & Family Readiness Center

Broad range of help for Guard, Reserve and Retirees.

325-654-3893
HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

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

Honor Veterans Now

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

(830) 992-3375
Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas

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

888-529-5277
MOPH - Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 740

(no purple heart required) Provides emergency funds to all veterans, their dependents, widows and orphans. VA Claims Assistance to Veterans and their Families- utilizes a lawyer to assist in claims.

(325) 227-2051
MVPN - Concho Valley

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

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
Park University

Private Non-Profit university, Accepts GI bill only

888-319-9522
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
RWB - Team Red, White, and Blue - San Angelo

Meet local veterans in your area, and exercise with them

San Angelo Elks Lodge 1880

Association of veterans and civilians that work to help veterans and better the San Angelo area community through good works.

(325) 227-6920
SSVF - West Central Texas Regional Foundation

SSVF- Housing stability for low income veterans and their families

800-928-2262
325-672-8544
Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Endeavors

Mental health counseling services for veterans and their families regardless of role, discharge status, or ability to pay. Services in English and Spanish

(210) 399-4838
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
TVC - Career Advisement - San Angelo

Help with resume development and jobs

325-653-2321 x1206
TVC - VA Claims - San Angelo

Help with VA Disability claims and VA benefits.

(325) 655-9717
TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
VA - San Angelo Clinic

VA Outpatient clinic

325-658-6138
VA - West Texas VA Health Care System

West Texas VA Health Care System

432-263-7361
800-472-1365
Veteran Spouse Resiliency Group (V-SRG)

Offers online and in-person peer groups for Service Member & Veteran spouses & partners.

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
VFW 1815 San Angelo

Veteran Association in San Angelo. 

325-655-6550
VLB - TexVetLoan

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

800-252-8387
VSO - County Veteran Service Office

County veteran service officer- help with VA Claims and VA services.

325-659-6560
VVA - Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 457

Association of Vietnam and other era wars/conflicts/operations who meet for camaraderie and to help their community.

(325) 617-2570
West Texas Centers (NW)

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

800-375-4357
432-263-0007
West Texas Counseling and Guidance

Free counseling for veterans, their families and surviving spouses.

325-213-6636
West Texas Veterans Coalition

Veteran service organization coalition

325-659-6560
Women Veterans of West Texas

Facebook and in-person support group for women veterans living in West Texas.

325-660-6030

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Women Veteran Peer Group
  • Peer Support Meeting
  • Women Veterans Event
 
 
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Veteran's Appreciation BBQ
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OIF / OEF / OND Spouse Support
  • Peer Support Meeting
 
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Vietnam Vet Support Group
  • Peer Support Meeting
 
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MVPN Peer Support Group
  • Peer Support Meeting
 
 
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Women Veteran Peer Group
  • Peer Support Meeting
  • Women Veterans Event
 
 
 

May 2019

Tom Green County Veteran Resource Guide

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