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Ask VetsFirst: National Service Officers and paralegals answer questions about veterans benefits and resources

Give an Hour: A state and national network of mental health providers dedicated to speaking with military and personnel and families affected by conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan

Military OneSource: Crisis assistance for military families

National Center for PTSD: Research, education, and training on trauma and PTSD (from the US Department of Veterans Affairs)

National Veterans Foundation: Nationwide hotline for veterans and their families

New Jersey Veterans Helpline: 1-866-838-7654
Free, confidential helpline

The Soldiers Project: Licensed mental health professionals offer free psychological treatment to military service members

Veterans Crisis Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK, Veterans Press 988 then press 1
(sponsored by the Department of Veterans Affairs)

Wounded Warriors Project: Peer support for severely injured service members