Not sure where to start? Call 724-847-6225 and ask for a Drug and Alcohol (D&A), Intellectual Disability (ID), or Mental Health (MH) Specialist.
Resources for Veterans and Their Family Members
Families of Veterans can now register for NAMI Homefront!
Career Opportunity: Claims Specialist with the SSA!
This position is available in East Liverpool, Ohio, close to Beaver County.
Learn more about the Qualities Needed to Be Successful at an entry level position with Social Security.
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New! Have you heard of Veteran X?
(A Peer-Led Mental Health and Substance Abuse Recovery Program)
186 Wagner Road, Monaca, PA 15061
Phone: 724-660-4058 (office)
Founded by David Brailey, a proud Vietnam Veteran, Faith Restorations exists to enhance the quality of life for all those in need, especially veterans through home repairs, food resources, and spiritual support.
Home repairs and renovations are provided for families (who meet income eligibility) that have an active military member or a veteran in the household. The volunteer team consists of individuals with experience and are ready to serve those who have served our country. We are able to help with repairs and renovations including, drywall, electrical, flooring, HVAC, handicap accessible ramps, plumbing, replacement windows, roof repairs, and siding.
Click the link above or call for more information.
The mission of the Veterans Breakfast Club is to create communities of listening around veterans and their stories to ensure that this living history will never be forgotten. We believe that through our work, people will be educated, healed, and inspired.
Uncommon Grounds Café
380 Franklin Avenue
Aliquippa, PA 15001
Join us every 1st Saturday of the Month for the …
Beaver County Veteran Affairs
Beaver County Courthouse
810 Third Street
Beaver, PA 15009
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. (Except Holidays)
Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania, Inc. (VLP) is an independent, 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency founded in 1982 by Vietnam Veterans. VLP is one of the largest providers of subsidized housing for Veterans and their families in Western Pennsylvania and operates two of the nation’s most effective Veteran employment programs.
DMVA has a dual mission: to provide quality service to the Commonwealth’s veterans and their families, and to oversee and support the members of the Pennsylvania National Guard.
NLSA’s Veterans Justice Project emerged from participation in Operation StrongVet. The Veterans Justice Project provides streamlined intake, ease of access, and free civil legal services for income-eligible Veterans, Service Members, and Service Members’ families. The goals of the Veterans Justice Project are to:
- Keep Veterans in their Homes
- Keep Military Families Together
- Protect and Secure Income for Veterans, and
- Resolve Debt Issues
Veteran Education Suite
TheBestSchools.org has compiled several open-use guides to educational materials for current, past, and future military members to use in regard to academic resources necessary for their success. These guides cover scholarships, application processes, military academies, and other areas with the most current information.
Links to the guides are provided below . . .
GI Bill Benefits – https://thebestschools.org/resources/gi-bill-guide/
Military Academies Guide – https://thebestschools.org/resources/military-academies/
Military Education Fundamentals – https://thebestschools.org/resources/military-education/
Transitioning From College to Military - https://thebestschools.org/resources/college-to-military/
College for Disabled Veterans - https://thebestschools.org/resources/disabled-veterans-online-college/
WRIISC yoga nidra classes are available to all VA enrolled Veterans. The meditation can be done seated, laying down, or standing. No special equipment needed except a telephone. Yoga nidra is safe, however, Veterans must assure they will not drive or operate machinery during class.
Finding it hard to concentrate? Unable to fall asleep or stay asleep? Try Phone-based Mindfulness Meditation! (No equipment needed! No experience needed! Only a willingness to try!)
For more information on Yoga Nidra Meditation or Phone-based Mindfulness Meditation, contact: Louise Mahoney: 650-815-9463 or firstname.lastname@example.org
… provides support for military families with special needs. Enrollment is mandatory for active duty service members who have dependent family members with ongoing medical, mental health, or special educational needs. Click the link above to learn more.
… offers compassionate care and resources to all those grieving the loss of a military loved one.
Eligibility requirements do apply. Priority is given to veterans and long-term unemployed.
For more information, contact Pat at 724.728.4860 ext. 218 at Job Training for Beaver County to see if you qualify.
Looking to use your unique military skill set in the private security job market?
Visit the Silent Professionals website!
Novorésumé provides insight from job recruiters regarding the ideal resume format to use, the most important sections of a veteran’s resume, how to emphasize specific skills and what veterans should avoid on their resume.
… is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of tuition assistance to eligible military spouses.
A guide for those who have served in the United States military: 100+ Government and Private Sector Discounts/Benefits for Veterans & Military Families
Whether Army, Navy, Marine, Coast Guard, or Air Force, whether active duty or reserve, there are many folks out there who wish to celebrate and honor you for your commitment and military service. This handy guide (from dealspotr.com) will help you and your family to find businesses who offer veterans the opportunity to save money and to receive rewards, deals, benefits, discounts, and reduced rates.
… is your trusted ally in the fight against asbestos-related cancer. We provide up-to-date information about living with mesothelioma, top doctors, treatment options, and more. (Get a Free Guide to Fight Mesothelioma with knowledge, treatment and support.)
Veterans make up the largest group of people diagnosed with mesothelioma because asbestos was so widely used by the military until the 1980’s. Veterans who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma may qualify for Disability Compensation, Pension and/or medical care through the VA. Surviving spouses and dependents may also qualify for Dependency & Indemnity Compensation (DIC), Survivor Pension and Aid & Attendance.
VA-accredited claims agent, retired LCDR Carl Jewett, can assist you with your claim.
Explore your asbestos exposure risk. Then see if you qualify for trust fund compensation.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
The online course was created for service members and veterans, but is also helpful for anyone who has experienced a traumatic life event…..”
Click here to get started.
NAMI also offers support for military and veteran families. NAMI Homefront is a free, online, six-session class for the families of military service members/veterans experiencing mental health conditions like PTSD.
Click here for more information and to sign up for a class in 2019.
Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities
Grants for Home Modification: 16 Resources for Homeowners with Disabilities
(Having your home appropriately modified can be life-saving in times of disaster.)