Veterans

General Resources

 

State of Missouri Veterans Commission

See a Veteran Services Officer

After deployment
A mental wellness resource for service members, veterans and military families.

Center for Women Veterans
Provides links that address and provide information on military sexual trauma counseling.

Defense Centers of Excellence (DCoE)
Assesses, validates, oversees and facilitates prevention, resilience, identification, treatment, outreach, rehabilitation, and reintegration programs for psychological health and traumatic brain injury to ensure the Department of Defense meets the needs of the nation's military communities, warriors and families.

Department of Defense (DoD) Sexual Assault Awareness and Response
Provides guidance and other information for victims of sexual assault, unit commanders, first responders and others who deal with this sensitive issue. This site addresses confidentiality, reporting procedures and other elements of DoD's sexual assault policy as well as training information, safety tips, resources and links to related websites.

Gulf War Link
Provides online access to medical, operational and intelligence documents from the 1990-1991 Gulf War. Its purpose is to provide service members, veterans and any interested person with information on what happened during that war that might have affected the health of those who served.

Leave No Veteran Behind
A non-profit service that works to relieve the educational debt of veterans who are serving and have served in the US Military.

Mesothelioma & Navy Veterans
Asbestos.com's Veterans Assistance Department can help you with questions about veterans and asbestos-related illnesses or about potential benefits.

Military Health System
America’s Military Health System (MHS) is a unique partnership of medical educators, medical researchers and health care providers and their support personnel worldwide.

Military One Source
24/7 resources for military members, spouses and families.

National Center for PTSD
Aims to advance the clinical care and social welfare of U.S. veterans through research, education and training on PTSD and stress-related disorders.

National Resource Directory
The National Resource Directory (NRD) is a Web site for wounded, ill and injured Service Members, Veterans, their families and those who support them.

The Mission Continues
To build an America where every returning veteran can serve again as a citizen leader, and where together we honor the fallen by living their values through service.

Today's GI Bill
Today’s GI Bill is designed to help you make the most of your education benefits by providing clear yet comprehensive guidance.

Transitional Assistance Program
The Department of Defense Transition Assistance Program was developed to assist in the transitioning of military personnel and family members leaving the service. Returning to civilian life is an exciting time, but is also a complex undertaking. There are many steps to take, with questions to be answered.

Veterans Administration
Provides patient care and other veterans' benefits.

Vet Centers
Vet Centers provide readjustment counseling and outreach services to all veterans who served in any combat zone. Services are also available for their family members for military related issues.

Veterans With Disabilities in Higher Education
Offers a host of resources including online information related to veterans and student veterans with disabilities, courses that may be of interest for continuing education credits or for general knowledge, as well as a list of books.