If you, a family member or someone you know is in need of support for a veteran/veterans, resources are available:

Visit the Philadelphia VA Medical Center
Philadelphia VA at 215-823-5800 or 1-800-949-1001
Veteran's Crisis Hotline at 1-800-273-8255, press 1
Connect with the Veteran's Live Chat

Local Resources for Veterans

Veterans Multi-Service Center - This is a local nonprofit in the Philadelphia area that provides a comprehensive resource center available to all veterans in need.

Veterans Philadelphia House - This is a place where veterans currently commuting daily between the Philadelphia VA medical center  and their homes in other parts of Pennsylvania can stay and have meals during the weekday for free.

Help USA for Veterans - Permanent housing for Veterans is available at the Brady Veterans Center and Hardy Williams Veterans Center 

Homeless Advocacy Project 

National Resources for Veterans

Real Warriors - This site promotes the process of building resilience, facilitating recovery, and supporting reintegration of returning service members, Veterans and their families. The site also provides videos of warriors telling their stories of hope and recovery.

Veterans Crisis Line – Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255, chat online or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Coaching into Care - Coaching into care provides a “coaching” service for family and friends of Veterans who recognize that their Veteran needs help. The service is free and is staffed by licensed clinical social workers and psychologists. 1-888-823-7458

Vets Prevail –This is an online mental health tool tailored to today’s veteran that includes peer coaching.