Wilson 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.

Homeless

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

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
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
LMHA - Camino Real Community MHMR Center

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

830-391-5117
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
Salvation Army - San Antonio

Emergency payments, food and jobs help for veterans and their families

210-352-2020

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)

1-888-988-9996
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

Social Groups

American Legion - Post 592

Active veteran organization in San Antonio.

210-590-1863
MOAA - Alamo Chapter & Texas Council of Chapters

Veteran Association of military officers. Offers camaraderie and legislative advocacy.

210-228-9955
National Amputee Boxing Association

Boxing for amputees, currently in San Antonio

210-294-0252

Employment and Business

Dress for Success - San Antonio

Free career clothing for women.

(210) 737-1515
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

Medical

Ecumenical Center

Provides free mental health to veterans and their families through the TV+FA Grant.

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
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
HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

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

LMHA - Camino Real Community MHMR Center

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

830-391-5117
MVPN - South Central Texas

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

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
Service Dog Express

Trains your dog or helps you adopt a dog to become a service dog, cost $600-1,000+ over life of 2yr program

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
The Aloe Foundation

Comes to your site to provide massages for veterans.

Transportation

Alamo Call-A-Ride 4 Vets

For honorably discharged veterans & their families across 13 counties surrounding San Antonio. Provides rides to medical appointments, grocery & pharmacy trips, and trips to social and religious events. 

1-800-960-5201
(210) 362-5254
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

Women Veterans

Dress for Success - San Antonio

Free career clothing for women.

(210) 737-1515
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
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
Project MEND Veterans Program

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

210-223-6363
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

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
Alamo Call-A-Ride 4 Vets

For honorably discharged veterans & their families across 13 counties surrounding San Antonio. Provides rides to medical appointments, grocery & pharmacy trips, and trips to social and religious events. 

1-800-960-5201
(210) 362-5254
Alamo Housing 4 Texas Heroes

Home modification for medical needs - Veterans, Vet Families, & unmarried surviving spouses

210-362-5200
American Legion - Post 592

Active veteran organization in San Antonio.

210-590-1863
Dress for Success - San Antonio

Free career clothing for women.

(210) 737-1515
Ecumenical Center

Provides free mental health to veterans and their families through the TV+FA Grant.

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
Frank M. Tejeda Texas State Veterans Home - Floresville

Discounted Nursing Home Care for Veterans, Military, and all who qualify financially.

830-216-9456
800-252-8387
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
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
HHS - County Indigent Health Care Program

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

Honor Flight San Antonio

Provides free trips for WWII and terminal veterans to the US Capitol

(210) 802-7472
Honor Veterans Now

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

(830) 992-3375
LMHA - Camino Real Community MHMR Center

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

830-391-5117
Military Warriors Support Foundation

Occupational skills planning, and job listings

210-615-8973
MOAA - Alamo Chapter & Texas Council of Chapters

Veteran Association of military officers. Offers camaraderie and legislative advocacy.

210-228-9955
MVPN - South Central Texas

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

National Amputee Boxing Association

Boxing for amputees, currently in San Antonio

210-294-0252
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
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
Salvation Army - San Antonio

Emergency payments, food and jobs help for veterans and their families

210-352-2020
San Antonio Food Bank

Largest Food Bank in San Antonio, also help applying for social services

Service Dog Express

Trains your dog or helps you adopt a dog to become a service dog, cost $600-1,000+ over life of 2yr program

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 Burn Survivor Society Scholarship

Supportive services for burned Military and Veterans, and their families. Will purchase medical equipment for burn survivors. Scholarships for burn survivors to learn a new trade.

210-824-8499
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)

1-888-988-9996
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
The Aloe Foundation

Comes to your site to provide massages for veterans.

TVLP - Texas Workforce Commission - Texas Veterans Leadership Program

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

888-838-8391
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
VETTED

Provides short course in Management as well as help with placement in the Business Industry for transitioning Veterans. Small cohort in-person education.

(512) 537-0838
VLB - TexVetLoan

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

800-252-8387

Wilson County Veteran Resource Guide

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