National League of NursingNational League of Nursing

The Voice of Nursing Education

Veteran and Family Hotlines

Concern/Issue Phone Contact Website
Homelessness 1-877-424-3838
1-800-VET-HELP
Homeless National Call Center

- National Coalition for Homeless Veterans
Military Sexual Trauma (MST) Safe Helpline
1-877-995-5247
Confidential one-on-one help, 24 hours/7 days/week.
Military Sexual Trauma
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Vet Crisis Line
1-800-273-8255
Press 1
Talk to a combat veteran:
1-877-927-8387
Counseling 24/7:
1-800-342-9647
National Center for PTSD

- PTSD Clinical Practice Guidelines
Special Issues:
Gulf War/Agent Orange/Project Shad/Mustard Agents and Lewisite/Ionizing Radiation
1-800-749-8387 Military Exposures
Suicide Prevention Vet Crisis Line
1-800-273-8255
Press 1
Confidential Chat
Text: 838255

Every VA Medical Center has a suicide prevention coordinator. Calls to the crisis line are referred to these coordinators.
- VA's crisis hotline

- VA's online crisis chat

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) 24/7 outreach center
1-866-966-1020
Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center

Clinical Practice Guidelines
VA Caregiver Support Line 1-855-260-3274 VA Caregiver Support Line
VA Facility Locator 1-877-927-8387 VA Facility Locator