Links to Military Web Sites
http://www.va.gov/ (U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs)
http://www.dav.org/ (Disabled American Veterans)
http://dvs.ohio.gov/ (Ohio Department of Veterans Services)
http://maketheconnection.net/resources/spread-the-word/ (Make the Connection, this site provides information on mental Health conditons such as PTSD and depression of problems such as drug and alcohol abuse)
https://www.assistedliving.org/assisted-living-benefits-for-veterans (Assisted Living Benefits for Veterans)
http://www.army.mil/ (Official Homepage of the United States Army)
USO Home page (Until Everyone Comes Home) (USO Lifting the Spirits of American Troops and their Families since 1941)
Vets Helping Heroes | Service Dogs | Guide Dogs (Vets Helping Heroes)
http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/ (Wounded Warriors Project)
http://www.taskforcedagger.org/ (Task Force Dagger Foundation)
http://www.benefits.va.gov/persona/veteran-elderly.asp ( Veterans Benifits for Seniors)
http://militaryspouse.com/military-life/pcs/50-tips-you-need-before-your-next-pcs-move/ ( Tips for your next PCS move )
https://www.justgreatlawyers.com/legal-rights-on-active-duty ( Service Members' Legal Rights while on Active Duty )
https://www.retailmenot.com/blog/military-financial-assistance-guide.html ( Guide to Financial Assistance for Military Families )
http://www.realwarriors.net/family/care/militaryspouseemployment.php ( Employment Resources for Military Spouses )
http://www.sesamestreetformilitaryfamilies.org/ ( Sesame Street for Military Families )
http://www.honeredveterans.org/ (Honored American Veterans Afield)
http://www.abmc.gov/home.php (American Battle Monuments Commission)
http://soldiers.dodlive.mil/ (Soldiers The Official U.S. Army Magazine)
http://www.wwiimemorial.com ( World War II Memorial )
http://www.wwimemorial.org (World War I Memorial )
Korean War Project (Korean War Memorial and Information)
http://www.nps.gov/vive/index.htm (Vietnam War Memorial)
http://www.nps.gov/gett/index.htm (Gettysburg National Military Park)
http://www.arlingtoncemetery.com (Arlington National Cemetery)
http://www.nps.gov/pete/index.htm (Petersburg National Battlefield)
http://www.dfas.mil (Concurrent Retirement & Disability Payment)
http://www.gulfweb.org/ (Gulf War Homepage)
http://www.gibill.va.gov (G.I. Bill )
http://www.goarmy.com/ (Official U.S. Army Web Page)
http://www.armytimes.com/ ( U.S. Army Official Information Web Page )
http://www.lungcanceralliance.org ( Lung Cancer Alliance )
http://www.mesotheliomagroup.com (Mesothelioma Group)
http://www.mesotheliomasymptoms.com (Mesothelioma Cancer Resource Online)
http://www.military.com/pics/genlanding.htm?ESRC=gex728genmil (Military Videos)
http://fromtheinside.us/video-trib.htm (More Military Tribute Videos)
http://www.uscav.com/ ( U.S. Calvary Store )
http://www.americasarmy.com/ (Download and Play America's Army)
http://www.nmam.org/wesupportu.htm (Awesome Military Tribute)
The United States Army | Publications (Soldiers On-Line Web Page)
http://www.Kilroywashere.org (Kilroy Was Here Home page)
Employment Resources for
There are many federal jobs that give preference to hiring retired military members. This site provides information on what these positions are, as well as resources for job training.
Financial Resources for
This resource from Mint.com offers helpful ideas for finding support for a variety of circumstances that may be keeping you from accomplishing your financial goals.
How Service and Therapy
Dogs are Helping PTSD Victims
This guide discusses the many benefits that specially-trained PTSD service dogs provide to their two-legged companions, as well as resources for finding one of your own.
The Gary Sinise
The distinguished actor has added “advocate to veterans everywhere” to his resume by building homes and providing home modifications to disabled war veterans – services which are free of charge.
Many College Scholarships
and Grants Available for Veterans
Many veterans are interested in obtaining a higher education and, thanks to the federal government and other organizations, have plenty of options at their disposal in terms of financial assistance.
The National Center on
Homelessness Among Veterans (NCHAV)
This division of the VA works to provide care and compassion for veterans who are homeless or at-risk for homelessness.
A Guide to Cremation and
Burial for Veterans: Pre-Planning, Financial Benefits, and Everything You Need
to Know for Making Proper Final Arrangements
This research-based guide provides a wealth of information to veterans and their loved ones on making affordable and honorable final arrangements.
It’s important that we all support our nation’s heroes, just as they have fought for our rights and freedoms. Thank you for spreading the word!