Resources & Services for Family Members/Caregivers of Veterans w/Mental Health Disorders
Mental Health Crisis
Confidential 24/7 Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans and their families)
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255. Support for deaf and hard of hearing individuals is also available.
VA's general information hotline
Substance Abuse Resources
Resources where the Caregiver and other family members can get help with dealing with addiction in their family:
- Speak with the Veteran’s Primary Care Team
- Contact the OEF/OIF/OND Program at your local VA Medical Center
- Call 1-800-827-1000, VA's general information hotline
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