MVPN - Corpus Christi

Welcome to The Military Veteran Peer Network Corpus Christi Chapter. The Corpus Christi Chapter currently serves nueces county and the surrounding areas. The intent of this chapter is to aid and assist all military veterans and their families. ALL veterans and their family members regardless of where they live can become a member of this chapter if they feel they will benefit from it. start networking and get connected to available resources in your local community.

Regional Resources

Emergency Funds

VCSO - Nueces County

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

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

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Corpus Christi

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

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

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas.

Community Action Corporation of South Texas

Public services programs for Nueces, Jim Wells, Duval, Kleberg and San Patricio County. Including Housing 4 heroes, emergency funds, home repair, and family support.

American Red Cross of the Coastal Bend

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

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.

Food

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

Honor Veterans Now

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

Food Bank of Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi area Food Bank

Furniture & Home Repair

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

Transportation

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

On the Road Lending - Disaster Mobility Program

Auto loans for individuals affected by Hurricane Harvey, with up to one year deferred principal payment.

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.

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Corpus Christi

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

Social Opportunities

Women Veterans of the Coastal Bend

Peer support and services for women veterans in the Coastal Bend area including jobs, homelessness.

Veterans Band of Corpus Christi

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

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

Mental Health

Women Veterans of the Coastal Bend

Peer support and services for women veterans in the Coastal Bend area including jobs, homelessness.

VA - Vet Centers

Free confidential counseling for veterans and their families

VA - Vet Center - Corpus Christi

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

VA - Corpus Christi VA Specialty Outpatient Clinic

VA Outpatient and Specialty clinic in Corpus Christi

VA - Corpus Christi PACT Annex

VA Outpatient clinic in Corpus Christi

VA - Corpus Christi Outpatient Clinic

VA Clinic in Corpus Christi

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

Navy Marine Corps Relief Society - Corpus Christi

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

MVPN - Corpus Christi

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

Heroes on the Water

Therapeutic water programs for injured military and veterans.

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

Housing, case management, and homeless services for veterans across Texas.

Ecumenical Center

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

Community Action Corporation of South Texas

Public services programs for Nueces, Jim Wells, Duval, Kleberg and San Patricio County. Including Housing 4 heroes, emergency funds, home repair, and family support.

Behavioral Health Center of Nueces County

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

American Red Cross of the Coastal Bend

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