Sunday – September 24, 2017

Veteran Local Community Resources

If you are in crisis, call 911 or go to the closest hospital emergency room.

National Veteran Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255), select #1. All calls are free and confidential.

 

Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center

5000 W. National Ave., Milwaukee WI 53295

(414) 384-2000

www.milwaukee.va.gov

VA Medical Center's National Center for PTSD

www.ptsd.va.gov/public/where-to-get-help.asp

Center for Veterans’ Issues

315 W. Court Str., Milwaukee WI  53212  

(414) 345-3917

www.cvivet.org

Programs

  • Employment Preparation and Placement
  • Disability, Pension Benefits Preparation Monitoring/Appeals
  • Food Services
  • Homelessness Prevention
  • Housing Assistance
  • Incarcerated Veterans Services
  • Peer to Peer Services
  • Rapid Rehousing Services
  • Upward Bound Program

Dryhootch

4801 W. National Ave. West Allis, WI 53216

(414) 288-9828

www.Dryhootch.org

 

Coffeehouse (Dryhootch)

1030 E. Brady St., Milwaukee, WI 53202

(414) 455-8456

Programs

  • Addiction Counseling
  • Employment Assistance
  • Legal Help
  • Peer to Peer Support
  • Readjustment to Civilian Life
  • Resource Connection for Veterans and Military Members

Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative

6317 W. Greenfield Ave. West Allis, WI 53214

(414) 257-4111

www.mkehomelessvets.org

Programs

  • Assist homeless veterans with housing, food, and other needs

Milwaukee Vet Center

7910 N. 76th Str. S.100, Milwaukee WI 53223

(414) 434-1311

Programs

  • Benefits counseling and referral services
  • Job Counseling
  • Mental health counseling services
  • (re-adjustment, PTSD, AODA)

Veterans Benefits Resource Center

1-800-WIS-VETS (947-8387)
www.wisvets.org

Programs

  • Discharge Upgrades
  • Homelessness Prevention
  • Medals and Records
  • Property Tax Credits and Loans
  • Veteran Services
  • Veteran’s Benefits