The Department of Veterans Affairs
Find out about health and education benefits, employment assistance, home loans, life insurance, pensions, and memorial services for veterans. Plus special information for minorities and women in the military, and services for homeless and disabled vets.
VA benefits: 800-827-1000
Health Care: 877-222-8387
National Gulf War Resource Center
The National Gulf War Resource Center is an international coalition of advocates and organizations providing a resource for information, support, and referrals for all those concerned with the complexities of Persian Gulf War issues, especially Gulf War illnesses and those held prisoner or missing in action.
Wounded Warrior Project
The Wounded Warrior Project was founded on the principle that veterans are our nation’s greatest citizens. The Project seeks to assist those men and women of our armed forces who have been severely injured during the conflicts in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other hot spots around the world.
Veterans Eye Care
Launched by the nation’s largest group of Eye MDs, VeteransEyeCare.com is a website dedicated to providing quality eye care information and resources for U.S. Veterans.
Lariam Action USA
Lariam Action is an information and support service for people who have questions about the effects of the anti-malaria drug Lariam (mefloquine).
The Military Vaccine Resource Directory
The Military Vaccine Resource Directory provides an overview of the anthrax vaccine, the latest news, support groups, health care tips, medical, and legal resources for those who are concerned about the military’s mandatory bioterrorism vaccines, including the anthrax vaccine. Significant questions have been raised about the effectiveness and necessity of the anthrax vaccine. Reactions to the vaccine include rashes, muscle aches, joint pain, headaches, fever, and nausea. With the vaccine now declared illegal, they work to prevent any further use of
investigational new drugs on troops without their informed consent. It also helps the ill and those who have refused the vaccines.
NAADAC – The Association for Addiction Professionals
The Association for Addiction Professionals web site has FAQs about NAADAC and addiction counseling, a locator so you can find an addiction counselor near you, and a public forum for people who need more information about addiction counseling.
Project Healing Waters
Project Healing Waters serves those who have come home wounded. PHW aids in the physical and emotional recovery by introducing or rebuilding the skills of fly-fishing and fly tying.
Online Substance Abuse Treatment (OSAT)
This program is free for war veterans and is designed for those who need a little help getting back on track. It is a self reflective, solo journey into recovery consisting of 30 sessions of time tested treatment condensed from our inpatient treatment program.
Website that provides information on addiction.
Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana’s Operation Outreach
Specifically, we are concerned about veterans who have sustained Traumatic Brain Injuries because they are at risk for developing a debilitating and potentially life-threatening medical condition called Post Traumatic Epilepsy and veterans who develop Post Traumatic Stress Disorder because they are at risk for Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures.
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