Victoria County Veteran Resource Guide

TexVet's county guide is your roadmap to the local SMVF (Service Member, Veteran & Families) community.
From VA Claims, to Mental Health, Social Groups & Events- TexVet's county guides highlight organizations that serve your county. Weather the home office is next door or across the state, if an organization outreaches to your county, they show up here!

Free VA Claims Assistance

Across Texas and in your county, trained, Free VA Claims personnel are waiting to help you navigate the VA Claims process.
CVSO Eva Painter epainter@vctx.org 3615825810

Military Veteran Peer Network

A network of trained military & veteran volunteers offering local peer mental support, networking, and help.

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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American Red Cross Coastal Bend Texas

Emergency grants and low interest loans for Veterans. Can help with car payment, irregular expenses.

361-887-9991
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

Food

Meals for Vets

Provides food for veterans under 60, that have served honorably, and have demonstrated need- across Texas.

(800) 676-1389
The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent

Food banks around Victoria and coastal Texas

361-578-0591

Transitioning to Civilian Life

Family Endeavors

Homelessness prevention, rapid re-housing services to veterans at risk of becoming homeless, mental health & employment services.

Texas Rural Water Foundation - Veteran Employment Program

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

(512) 472-8591
TVC - VA Claims Representatives

VA disability claims workers embedded in the VA locations across the state

800-252-8387
TVLP - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent

Employment help for all, specialized program for veterans

(361) 576-5872

Mental Health

American Red Cross Coastal Bend Texas

Emergency grants and low interest loans for Veterans. Can help with car payment, irregular expenses.

361-887-9991
Crossroads Area Veteran Center

Social events and Counseling for veterans- FVA funding for Women Veteran Program. Part of the Gulf Bend Center MHMR.

Gulf Bend Center

Local Mental Health Authority providing mental health counseling and medication management to low income individuals.

361-575-0611
Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Endeavors San Antonio

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
Veteran Spouse Network

The Veteran Spouse Network faclitates a statewide network for veteran spouses as they build a community of support.

Youth, Family, & Caregivers

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
Gulf Bend Center

Local Mental Health Authority providing mental health counseling and medication management to low income individuals.

361-575-0611
Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Endeavors San Antonio

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
Vet Kids-Military Kids Boot Camp

Fun, free events for Victoria area veterans' children and grandchildren.

Veteran Spouse Network

The Veteran Spouse Network faclitates a statewide network for veteran spouses as they build a community of support.

Find a Job

Texas Rural Water Foundation - Veteran Employment Program

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

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

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

888-838-8391
Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent

Employment help for all, specialized program for veterans

(361) 576-5872

Start a Business

Small Business Development Center- UH Victoria

No cost consulting , training, counseling & technical assistance to small businesses & startups. Specialized veteran programming

361-485-4485
Veterans Business Outreach Centers

Business training offioce just for veterans! Free, and through the Small Business Administration + UTRGV

956-665-8931

Social Opportunities

Crossroads Area Veteran Center

Social events and Counseling for veterans- FVA funding for Women Veteran Program. Part of the Gulf Bend Center MHMR.

Korean War Veterans Association - Victoria - 223

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

361-575-8343

Legal

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, Inc.

Civil (non-criminal) legal assistance, civil rights help, for veterans income range: under $35k (for one person) to $71k (family of 4)

956.447.4800

Homelessness

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

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

210-431-6466 ext. 117
Family Endeavors

Homelessness prevention, rapid re-housing services to veterans at risk of becoming homeless, mental health & employment services.

Victoria County Veteran Resource Guide