DAV - Jesse Brown Scholarship

Scholarships for young volunteers with the DAV volunteers age 21 or younger who have contributed a minimum of 100 hours credited through DAV or DAV Auxiliary.

Dallas 877-426-2838
VBOC - Veteran Business Outreach Center - UT Arlington

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

Arlington 817-272-6789
Texas State Technical College (TSTC) - Red Oak

Public technical college accepting GI Bill and Hazlewood

Red Oak
Heart of Central Texas Independent Living Center

Free Peer mentoring, Information and assistance navigation, SSI + RSDI applications.

Belton 254-933-7487
Wreath Riders - Wreaths for Vets

Veteran volunteer group. Places wreaths at Central Texas Veterans Cemetary. Hosts Motorcycle Rides: http://www.wreathsforvets.org/home/schedule-of-events/

Harker Heights (254) 690-4321
Veterans Airlift Command

Free small aircraft transportation for veterans and their close circle for medical needs. Must be able to ride in a small airplane.

St. Louis Park 952-582-2911
Brazos Valley Cares

Offers emergency funds to veterans, individual grants, and grants to veteran serving organizations.

College Station 979-361-7815
Catholic Charities Central Texas Veteran Services Program

Short Term Financial Assistance, Mentoring, Counseling Services (family therapy, couples therapy, individual therapy, play therapy and group therapy), Employment/Education Support, Transportation Vouchers, Housing Stabilization, Referrals, and Peer Support Groups.

979-822-9340
Catholic Charities Central Texas

Large organization providing counseling, disaster response, financial, and legal (immigration) services for veterans and the general population. See their Veteran Services Program for more details.

Austin 512-651-6100< /br>979-822-9340
Catholic Charities Central Texas

Large organization providing counseling, disaster response, financial, and legal (immigration) services for veterans and the general population. See their Veteran Services Program for more details.

Bryan 512-651-6100< /br>979-822-9340
Veterans Court - Brazoria County

Serves Veterans, Provides Alternative Court for Veterans

Angleton 979-864-2132
MVPN - Denton - Chris Kyle Vet Center

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

Roanoke (701) 866-2758
Operation Stand Down Central Texas (OSDCT)

Operation Stand Down Central Texas assists the homeless veterans/their families in the surrounding central TX community.

Copperas Cove 254-289-2599
Code VI Veteran Integration

Code VI Veteran Integration Center, a nonprofit organization supporting Veterans + Families in their journey back to themselves - their journey all the way home.

Round Rock (512) 538-4552
Women Veterans of America – Chapter48 – Denton

Women Veterans of America (WVA) advocates for all Women Veterans and for women currently serving in the military.

Denton 214-502-4154
Churches Touching Lives for Christ (CTLC)

Food Pantry, Free clothes, furniture, and household items, bus passes provided. Case management, counseling. Faith Based.

Temple (254) 778-6885
Feed My Sheep

Feed My Sheep is a Temple, Texas faith-based ministry for the homeless and needy of our community.

Temple (254) 239-9863
Easter Seals of Greater Houston

Easter Seals of Greater Houston provides services for individuals with autism, developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, other special needs, and disabled veterans. Through therapy, training, education and support services, Easter Seals creates life-changing solutions so that people...

Houston 713.838.9050
The Houston Military Affairs Committee

The objectives and purposes of the Houston Military Affairs Committee are to promote the image of the Armed Forces of the United States by providing a forum for appropriate speakers, participating in special events having local and national significance, supporting the activities of both Active...

Houston
Houston Bar Association Veterans Legal Initiative

The program provides free legal advice and legal representation to U.S. veterans. Any veteran, or spouse of a deceased veteran, can get advice and counsel at one of the clinics offered by the VLI at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center or at one of the community clinics.

Houston 713-333-VETS (8387)
Wichita County Veterans' Office

County Veteran Service Officer- assists with VA claims

Wichita
United Way of Denton County - Veteran Community Navigator Program

Provides individualized help to veterans and their families to navigate the complex system of veterans services.  Connects them with mental health services, healthcare, and other needs determined by the veteran.

Denton 940-566-5851x117< /br>940-566-5851x113
The University of Texas at Dallas - Center for Brain Health

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

Dallas 972-883-3418
Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County

Free counseling and support group for veterans and their families.

Fort Worth 817-335-5405
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Plainview Lodge #1175

Elks Lodge in Plainview, TX

Plainview
West Texas Counseling and Guidance

Free counseling for veterans, their families and surviving spouses.

San Angelo 325-213-6636
StarCare Specialty Health System

TV+FA Grant Awardee

Lubbock
Headstrong

Helping veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan with free mental health care that works.

Houston
Ecumenical Center

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

San Antonio
LMHA - Tropical Texas Behavioral Health

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

Edinburg 956-289-4214
LMHA - Tropical Texas Behavioral Health

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

Harlingen 956-289-4214
LMHA - Tropical Texas Behavioral Health

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

Brownsville 956-289-4214
LMHA - Tropical Texas Behavioral Health

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

Weslaco 956-289-4214
Department of Veterans Affairs

Secretary Shulkin Delivers His First ‘State of the VA’ Address

Texas Education Agency

The Texas Education Agency is the state agency that oversees primary and secondary public education. It is headed by the commissioner of education. The mission of TEA is to provide leadership, guidance and resources to help schools meet the educational needs of all students.

(512) 463-9734
Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA)

Microsoft provides transitioning service members and veterans of the U.S. military free training in a number of Microsoft certifications and job placement in or outside of Microsoft.

Randolph AFB
The TexVet Initiative

Information and referral services for Texas' Veterans, Active Duty, Reservists, and their families/spouses.

512-341-4924
OneStar Foundation

For almost four decades there has been an acknowledgement by the State of Texas of the critical importance of civic engagement to the strength of our communities. From the creation of the Texas Center for Volunteer Action in 1976 to the formation of its eventual successor, OneStar Foundation in...

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The Aloe Foundation

Comes to your site to provide massages for veterans.

Austin
Small Business Development Center- UH Victoria

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

Victoria 361-485-4485
BedStart

Free furniture for anyone in need in the Dallas area

Plano
Heroes Sports

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

San Antonio (832) 651-7777
Vet Kids-Military Kids Boot Camp

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

Victoria
The Xena Project

Therapy, Equine Therapy and church for wounded warriors. West of Houston.

beasley (832) 451-5982
Valley Initiative for Development and Advancement

Provides free training for under/unemployed veterans in high demand jobs. Can provide rent/utility assistance to those in the program.

Mercedes (956) 903-1900
Recovery Resource Council - Enduring Families

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

Fort Worth (817) 332-6329
VCSO - Nueces County

County Veteran Service Officer- assists with VA claims. Also offers emergency assistance for rent, food and transportation

Corpus Christi (361) 888-0821
Northwest Assistance Ministries

The Veteran’s Assistance Program will serve veterans, their dependents, and surviving spouses with temporary financial assistance such as one time rent or mortgage payments, security deposits or utility bills. 

Houston 281-885-4555
YWCA El Paso Del Norte Region

Special rates for active military and veteran families. Affordable housing opportunities. Transitional housing for homeless female veterans.

El Paso (915) 519-0000 ext. 1250
Texas National Guard Family Support Foundation

Financial assistance through grants and interest-free loans for rent, utilities, car repair, and more.  Eligibility restricted to Texas National Guard members, former Guard members, and Guard families.  

Austin (512) 535-0053< /br>800-252-8032
Salvation Army - Grayson County

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

Texoma (903) 868-9602
Salvation Army - El Paso

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

El Paso (915) 544-9811
Goodwill - Southeast Texas

Job development for military and veterans, housing & utility payments for vets.

Beaumont 713-590-3123
Uniforms for the Final Salute

Burial uniforms for unaccompanied veterans.

361-884-4068
Honor Veterans Now

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

Fredericksburg (830) 992-3375
The Trauma and Resilience Center

Specialized services for military service members, veterans, and their adult family members who are struggling with traumatic stress reactions and disorders. Works with insurance, grants for free service pending

Houston (713) 486-2630
National Desert Storm War Memorial

Help create a contemplative memorial for Desert Storm.

Washington
VA - LGBT Care

Services offered for LGBTQIA veterans nationally by the VA

Easter Seals Bridging Apps

Connecting to helpful applications to increase independence and support mental health.

richmond
Easter Seals Veterans + Families

Mental health and case management services for Veterans in Fort Bend County

Bellaire 713.838.9050, ext. 371
Fort Bend Veterans Companion Dog Program

Trained Companion dog for disabled veterans in Fort Bend county.

Richmond 713-838-9050 ext. 306
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
Southern Careers Institute

Private, For Profit university, Accepts GI bill.

844-783-6569
Texas Voc Rehab- Service Animal

Will train for new jobs, provide service animals, accommodations, and work with employers, for all who qualify financially and are able to return to work.

800-628-5115
VFW Post 8790

Serves veterans of foreign wars, providing camaraderie and help

Houston
South East Texas Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Substance abuse help and prevention ages 13 and up.

Beaumont (409) 842-2408
South East Texas Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Substance abuse help and prevention ages 13 and up.

Pinehurst (409) 842-2408
South East Texas Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Substance abuse help and prevention ages 13 and up.

Port Arthur (409) 842-2408
Harris County Precinct 2 Veterans Services

County VA claims specialist that files VA claims & resolves VA issues, referrals to other resources.

Pasadena (713) 274-9570
Harris County Precinct 2 Bus to VAMC

3 busses to pick up vets at locations close to their homes and take them to VAMC

Pasadena (713) 274-9570
Depelchin Children's Center

Non-profit family counseling for traumatic stress.

Houston 713-730-2335
Inner Wisdom, Inc. Counseling Centers

For-Profit Mental health services, insurance accepted.

Houston 713-592-9292
West Oaks Hospital

For-profit in-patient care for mental health, substance abuse and chemical dependency

Houston 713-995-0909
Williamson-Burnet County Opportunities Inc. (WBCO)

Senior and disability services, meals-on-wheels for home bound veterans. Home visits for seniors

Georgetown (512) 255-2202
Life Bridge Job Corps Twin Lakes (River City Hope Street)

Food/clothing pantry, relationship training, life skills and GED classes.

Austin 512-522-7152
Operation Homefront

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

San Antonio 210-659-7756
Military Funeral Honors

Military funeral honors provided by the DoD.

Washington 800-827-1000
National Disabled Veterans Summer and Winter Sports Clinics

Sports programs for Wounded Warriors.

OPERATION RED WHITE AND BIKE INC

Free bike for children (or younger siblings) of Purple Heart recipients- ages 4-14.

832-598-1785
El Paso Lawyers For Patriots

Legal counsel for criminal issues directly attributable to military service.

El Paso 915-532-7052
Family Service Association of San Antonio, Inc.

County services- Children- Headstart, Parenting Education, Texas Workforce, Senior resources/services.

San Antonio 210-299-2400
Navy SEAL Foundation

Scholarships for military spouse and children of NSW service members, as well as for surviving children, tuition assistance for active-duty children. Assistance for NSW wounded warriors and surviving families.

Virginia Beach 757-363-7490
Fort Hood Area Military Family Member Scholarship Fund

Scholarships for surviving spouses, surviving children, or?children & dependent spouses of active military assigned to or deployed from Fort Hood

Killeen 254-286-2334
Marine Corps League Brazos Valley Detachment 1391

Marine Veteran Association for Brazos Valley.

Bryan
College Credit for Heroes

Online program that translates military skills and training to college credit accepted at dozens of participating Texas colleges and universities. Partnership between the Texas Workforce Commission and Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Austin 254-501-3003
Combat Infantryman's Association

Professional Association of Combat Infantrymen.

Austin 512-228-7045
USAJOBS

Federal Jobs database

Veterans Band of Corpus Christi

Volunteer with the Band!  • Musical ceremonies, honors, military change of command. etc.

Corpus Christi (361) 728-7052
VFW - Veterans of Foreign Wars (Texas)

Serves veterans of foreign wars, providing camaraderie and help

512-834-8535
Texas State University

Accepts Hazlewood and GI Bill, Active Veteran Office & club

San Marcos 512-245-2641
Puppies Behind Bars

Free service dog to veterans in New York area

New York 212-680-9562
Victory Therapy Center - Horses for Heroes

Equine-assisted therapy for veterans and their families.

Roanoke 682-831-1323
Mustang Mentors for Veterans

Veterans learn to tame a wild mustang

Georgetown (512) 869-3225
The HOP - Hill Country Transit

Central Texas regional Transport

Temple 800-791-9601< /br>512-908-8121
American Legion

Legislative Advocacy, and Camaraderie for Veterans. Scholarships for nursing students, veteran children, and surviving children.

Indianapolis 800-433-3318< /br>317-630-1200
American Hospital Association

Pays fees for healthcare licensing for GI bill, REAP & VEAP or DEA for Veterans through the VA.

Chicago 312-422-3000< /br>800-424-4301
Brainline

TBI information and resources for individuals, families and professionals

703-998-2020
Combat Stress Recovery Program - Wounded Warrior Project

Online mental health resources, and regional mental health wellness retreats.

San Antonio 832-536-3098
eLine (Electronic Learning in Nursing Education) Military Program

Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing for those with military medical training.

Corpus Christi 361-825-2569

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