Mental Health Resources for Veterans

Mental Health Resources for Veterans

Stay connected with to the people you love and see below for mental health resources available to veterans and their loved ones.

Veterans Crisis Line

If you are having thoughts of suicide, call 988, then PRESS 1 or visit For emergency mental health care, you can also go directly to your local VA medical center 24/7 regardless of your discharge status or enrollment in other VA health care.

Vet Centers

Discuss how you feel with other veterans in these community-based counseling centers. 70% of Vet Center staff are Veterans. Call 1-877-927-8387 or find one near you.

VA Mental Health Services Guide

This guide will help you sign up and access mental health services.

Information, resources, and veteran to veteran videos for challenging life events and experiences with mental health issues.



Talk to other veterans online.


Download VA's self-help apps

Tools to help deal with common reactions like, stress, sadness, and anxiety. You can also track your symptoms over time.


Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS)

Request a Peer Mentor


VA Women Veterans Call Center

Call or text 1-855-829-6636 (M-F 8AM - 10PM & SAT 8AM - 6:30PM ET)


VA Caregiver Support Line

Call 1-855-260-3274 (M-F 8AM - 10PM & SAT 8AM - 5PM ET)


Together We Served

Find your battle buddies through unit pages


George W. Bush Institute

Need help or want to talk? Check In or call:1-630-522-4904


Elizabeth Dole Foundation Hidden Heroes

Join the Community


American Red Cross Military Veteran Caregiver Network

Peer Support and Mentoring


Team Red, White & Blue

Hundreds of events weekly. Find a chapter in your area.


Student Veterans of America

Find a campus chapter to connect with.