Veteran Resources

Free, anonymous live help for basic human needs resources, medical and mental health resources, employment support for people with special needs, support for children, youth and families, foreclosure assistance, emergency and disaster response and more.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Call or chat 24/7 access to a trained counselor at a crisis center in your area.

National call center for Homeless Veterans: 1-877-4AID-VET (424-3838)

VA Caregiver  Support Line: 1-855-260-3274

Wounded Warrior Resource Center: 1-800-342-9647

Mental and Physical Health

Citizen Soldier Support

Behavioral health information, online training and community partnerships that support Reserve Component members and their families.

Military Pathways

Military mental health screening program and information related to mental health conditions or concerns.

TRICARE

Healthcare program serving Uniformed Service members, retirees and their families worldwide. 

Resources for Combat Veterans and Their Families

Department of Veteran Affairs

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 have earned these benefits through their service and all are provided at no cost to the veteran or family.

Regional Offices: 1-800-827-1000

Insurance: 1-800-669-8477

Healthcare Benefits: 1-877-222-8387

Burial Information: 1-800-697-6947 

GI Bill: 1-888-442-4551 

Military One Source

Information and support related to career, college, special education, casualty and loss, natural disaster, substance abuse, survivor/widow, violence and trauma, elder care, home and household, child care, finding legal assistance, financial assistance, specific legal issues, adult and childhood health, emotional well-being, mental health and addictions, senior health, special needs, wounded warrior, deployment, military benefits, ,military life, moving, and more.

Assistance Line: 1-800-342-9647

National Resource Directory

Find national, state and local programs for services for wounded warriors, service members, veterans, their families and caregivers with those who support them.

Operation Military Kids

The US Army's collaborative effort with America's communities to support children and youth impacted by deployment.

Resources in Oklahoma

Benefits & Compensation 

Apply for Unemployment Insurance (UI) Benefits 

Information on how to file an unemployment insurance claim in Oklahoma

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Department of Oklahoma

Provides a variety of services to veterans, including help with filing VA claims for disability compensation, appealing claims decisions, and securing transportation to VA medical appointments.

Mid-America Chapter or Paralyzed Veterans of America

Advocates for healthcare, research, education, veterans benefits and rights, accessibility and the removal of architectural barriers, sports programs and disability rights.

Oklahoma AMVETS Posts

Provides a variety of services to veterans, including help with filing VA claims for disability compensation.

Oklahoma Claims and Benefits Division

Assist Veterans and their dependents with their claims before the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Claims worked through the Muskogee Claims Office help claimants obtain compensation and pension benefits.

Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs

Find state-specific information on benefits and resources for veterans who reside in Oklahoma.

Social Security Administration (SSA) Dallas Region Office 

Advises SSA customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas on how they may contact their local office to obtain information on Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

State of Oklahoma Military Benefits Fact Sheet

Provides information on Military and Veteran benefits provided by the State of Oklahoma, including benefits related to tax exemptions, education, employment, health and insurance, as well as other benefits.

Oklahoma Employment Security Commission

Information on state employment and business resources, matching jobs and workers and providing training referral services.

Operation Homefront Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas

Provides emergency financial and other assistance to Service Members, Veterans and their families to help support their urgent household needs.

Oklahoma Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services

Oklahoma National Guard

Provides services and resources to Service Members, their families and civilians, including state job information, grants and loans, support groups and veterans assistance.

Purple Heart Foundation

Information about the Military Order of the Purple Heart in Oklahoma.