Veteran Support Groups

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    Taxonomy Code: PN-8100.4500-850

    Mutual support groups whose members were previously affiliated with one of the branches of the armed forces, their families and friends. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; may focus on former prisoners of war, veterans of specific wars, e.g., the Gulf War, women who are veterans or other specific veteran populations; and allow participants to share their experience, strengths and hopes and put their lives back together if they have been troubled by homelessness, disability, substance abuse, depression or other issues related to their service to the country.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    BOOTS ON THE GROUND NYOffers a variety of veteran support activities, programs and services. These include PTSD support, food pantry services, furniture pantry services, care packages, holiday programs, and welcome home troops activities. Additionally, operates a Veteran Activity Center that houses peer groups, 12 step meetings, breathing and yoga classes and also PT programs. The VAC has a full service pantry, group meeting room, session and training area, video/TV lounge, coffee café area and a fully stocked pantry of food, toiletries and cleaners as well as miscellaneous furnishings.SuffolkBOOTS ON THE GROUND NYBOOTS ON THE GROUND NY
    FAMILY REINTEGRATION PROGRAMSupports wounded service members and their families through a collaboration of services provided by Holliswood Hospital (Queens, NY). In-patient care is offered to the service member along with a three day therapeutic workshop with family members.FAMILY REINTEGRATION PROGRAMHOPE FOR THE WARRIORS
    HEROES TO HEROES FOUNDATIONHelps wounded American veterans who suffer from moral injury. American veterans take part in a spiritual healing and peer support program in Israel.HEROES TO HEROES FOUNDATIONHEROES TO HEROES FOUNDATION
    HOTLINEOffers anonymous local support groups and a hotline.SuffolkHOTLINEBOOTS ON THE GROUND NY
    MILDRED AND FRANK FEINBERG DIVISION UNIFIED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER FOR MILTARY VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIESThe center provides evidenced-based behavioral healthcare individuals and families that are impacted by military service including; family members of all ages of any active duty, reserve duty or veteran, veterans who are not able to obtain VA services and military service members. Call for more information.SuffolkMILDRED AND FRANK FEINBERG DIVISION UNIFIED BEHABIORAL HEALTH CENTER FOR MILTARY BETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIESSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    MILITARY ONESOURCEConfidential Department of Defense program provides comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and Reserve Component members, and their families. Also offers confidential non-medical counseling services online, via telephone, or face to face. Eligible individuals may receive confidential non-medical counseling addressing issues requiring short-term attention, including everyday stressors, deployment and reintegration concerns, parenting, grief and loss, and marital as well as assistance with financial management, taxes, career services, health and wellness and much more. Available 24 hours a day no matter where you live or serve. Call for more information.MILITARY ONESOURCEMILITARY ONESOURCE
    MILITARY RESILIENCE PROJECTDevelops and supports comprehensive and integrated models of behavioral health treatment that promotes resiliency and recovery for military members, their families, military units and the community.SuffolkMILITARY RESILIENCE PROJECTMILITARY RESILIENCE PROJECT
    NASSAU COUNTY VETERANS CENTERProvides trauma psychotherapy and bereavement counseling to family members.NassauNASSAU COUNTY VETERANS CENTERUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
    NAVY-MARINE CORPS RELIEF SOCIETYProvides, in partnership with the Navy and Marine Corps, financial, educational, and other assistance to members of the Naval Services of the United States, eligible family members, and survivors when in need and to receive and manage funds to administer these programs.NAVY-MARINE CORPS RELIEF SOCIETYNAVY-MARINE CORPS RELIEF SOCIETY
    PFC DWYER PEER SUPPORT PROGRAMProvides a free, confidential weekly veterans facilitated support group offering a wide array of support and services/resources.NassauVETERANS HEALTH ALLIANCEMENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
    PFC. JOSEPH DWYER VETERANS PEER SUPPORT PROJECTOffers peer support and assistance for veterans of all ages and eras who struggle with post-military service transition issues including mental health and substance abuse, financial employment, social, and family challenges. Group meets at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Check website for locations.SuffolkPFC. JOSEPH DWYER VETERANS PEER SUPPORT PROJECTASSOCIATION FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS
    PROJECT 9 LINEOffers veterans, including those with PTSD, support meetings, networking opportunities, creativity and job preparation workshops, and social activity experience to promote a healthy transition back to civilian life. A particular focus is placed upon helping veterans showcase their talent and share their experiences through the arts; via art shows, photography, music, dance and theatrical events.SuffolkPROJECT 9 LINEPROJECT 9 LINE
    SPIRITUAL HEALING AND PEER SUPPORTHelps wounded American combat veterans from all conflicts who suffer from moral injury, PTDS and depression. Provides a spiritual healing and a peer support program.SPIRITUAL HEALING AND PEER SUPPORTHEROES TO HEROES FOUNDATION
    SUPPORT SERVICES FOR VETERAN FAMILIESSupports the VA's effort to prevent at-risk veterans from becoming homeless and rapidly rehousing those who have fallen into homelessness. Promotes housing stability and helps connect veterans and their family members to VA services and other benefits. Offers additional services such as case management, housing counseling, fiduciary and payee services, access or referrals to mental health care, child care services, legal services, personal financial planning services, and temporary financial assistance to those who qualify. Program in partnership with Services for the Underserved. Services available in Spanish.SuffolkSUPPORT SERVICES FOR VETERAN FAMILIESUNITED VETERANS BEACON HOUSE, INC.
    THE SOLDIERS PROJECTOffers free confidential counseling by licensed professionals (social workers, mental health nurses, psychologists, psychiatrists) to post 9/11 veterans and their families.THE SOLDIERS PROJECTTHE SOLDIERS PROJECT
    TRAGEDY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR SURVIVORS, INC.Provides a support network for the surviving families of those who have died in service to America. TAPS has a small professional staff and a large national volunteer network. Call for more information.TRAGEDY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR SURVIVORS, INC.TRAGEDY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR SURVIVORS, INC.
    VET2VET PEER NETWORKING GROUPSVet2Vet groups are small groups of veterans, who meet weekly, to share knowledge, provide mutual support and share resources. Groups will maintain confidentiality, and are open to veterans of all generations, regardless of discharge status. Check with website for meeting times and location.NassauVET2VET PEER NETWORKING GROUPSMENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
    VETERAN CENTER SERVICESProvides individual and group readjustment counseling,(specific for war trauma) marital and family counseling, alcohol and drug counseling, bereavement counseling for family members of those killed or injured in the global war on terrorism, and support groups for spouse and significant others. Also provides sexual harassment counseling, intimidation, assault or rape while on active duty regardless of where they served. Provides benefits assistance and referral, job referral and community education. Gives referrals to community agencies, and acts as liasion with Veteran's Administration facilities.SuffolkVETERAN CENTER SERVICESLONG ISLAND VETERANS CENTER
    VETS-HELP.ORG, INC.Facilitates and coordinates leading medical research facilities which will be funded to work together to promote ways to help veterans and their families creates communities for the traumatically injured returning veterans in a supportive environment so they can buy their own affordable, well-built homes designed and built by veterans, especially for disabled veterans and their families provides vocational training as well as provides veterans assistance in helping establish their own business in order to help them re-integrate into society unifies veterans service organizations in order to effectively perform their missions in support of the National Disabled Veterans Business Council. This is accomplished by utilizing the print and broadcast media through the creation of television shows, films, documentaries, acquiring scripts, music and producing a concert series to entertain and make known to the public the issues related to returning from war.VETS-HELP.ORG, INC.VETS-HELP.ORG, INC.
    WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECTProvides free programs and services to address the needs of wounded warriors and fill gaps in government care. Call or visit website for additional information.WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECTWOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT

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