Useful Links for Veterans and Families
Hire A Veteran
VeteranCareer.org is the #1 FREE Veteran Job Board, focused on helping veterans and their families grow and succeed professionally by connecting job seekers and employers through 15 unique career channels and more than 1,000 industry and regional communities. Search or post jobs FREE.
Sergeant Patrick Ryan McCaffrey
Foundation for War Veterans
Drawing upon palliative treatments such as meditation techniques described by the veteran, Stephen Edwards, the goal of the Veterans’ Village is to create an oasis for healing as modeled by spiritual leaders like Thich Nhat Hanh and Claude Anshin Thomas.
Returning Veterans Resource Project NW
A nonprofit organization comprised of politically unaffiliated and independent mental health professionals who offer free and confidential counseling to veterans and their families of past and current Iraq and Afghanistan campaigns.
Veterans Stress Project
The Veterans Stress Project is an initiative of the National Institute for Integrative Healthcare (NIIH), a nonprofit research and teaching institution not affiliated with the government or any religious group. They offer returning vets free or low-cost sessions using Energy Psychology, a method which many therapists and coaches are using to help veterans with PTSD to get their lives back.
Give an Hour
A national network of mental health professionals who provide free mental health services to military personnel and their families affected by the current military conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The intent of Heartway Foundation is to fund many kinds of alternative healing technologies including the eclectic versatility of Rapid Eye Technology for qualified veterans who desire to heal their emotional wounds and bring peace into their lives and the lives of those around them.
The EEG Institute, a world leader in Neurofeedback research and training, and the Brian Othmer Foundation are offering this cutting-edge treatment, at no cost, for veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) through a network of clinicians across the country.
Military Family Association
The National Military Family Association is an organization with strong grassroots support balanced with professionalism that makes us a leader in the field. Spouses, parents, and family members make up our staff and board positions. We speak up on behalf of military families and empower husbands, wives, and children to understand and access their benefits. Based on what we hear from our members, we meet the needs of service members and their families with insightful recommendations, innovative programs, and grassroots efforts to better the quality of life for military families.
Free Resume Proofreading Service
In a survey of executives from America's largest corporations, 40% said that a single typo on a resume could cause an otherwise qualified candidate to not be considered for a job. As professional proofreaders, we identify and fix these errors. We have made a commitment to proofread resumes for our nation's veterans at no cost. Our goal is to help at least 1,000 veterans transition into the civilian workforce.
Rehabcenter.net is committed to helping people recover from addiction by ﬁnding treatment that works. Our free, national helpline provides conﬁdential referrals to respected rehabilitation centers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Today, the options for addiction treatment can seem overwhelming, with more than 14,000 public and private facilities offering clinical interventions for substance abuse. Our team of mental health professionals, licensed counselors and people in recovery can identify the right care for your unique behavioral and physical health needs. We’ll connect you with safe and effective medical detox, intensive intervention in a residential program, or help for dual addictions, depression, trauma or other health concerns. Our compassionate addiction counselors can empower your work in recovery by ﬁnding effective post-rehab care and relapse prevention programs. And we’ll walk you through speciﬁc insurance coverage for every aspect of addiction treatment. As a leading recovery advocate, Rehabcenter.net also provides a comprehensive resource library on substance use disorders. Our articles cover new developments in addiction medicine, what to expect in rehab and how to sustain a healthy, drug-free life for lasting recovery.
Get veterans discounts. Use your DD-214 or military ID and get significant discounts at a number of retail brick-and-mortar stores. Normally, this is not a publicized discount - you must ask for it at checkout AND have proper ID/proof of service. Check out these additional discounts for veterans -